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2016's Top Ten Tech Cars: Chevrolet Volt

Today’s US $2-a-gallon gasoline doesn’t bode well for the plug-in Volt’s showroom sales in America. But when gas prices spike again, the Volt hybrid may end up looking like one of the smartest fuel savers on the planet—and for one-third the price of a Tesla Model S. This second-generation Volt is a green sweetheart to drive, and improved in nearly every way over the original: sleeker, lighter, faster, quieter, and more efficient. Price: US $33,995 ($26,495 after $7,500 federal tax credit) Power plant: 1.8-L four-cylinder with dual electric propulsion motors; total 111 kW (149 hp) Overall fuel economy: Equivalent of 2.2 L/100 km (106 mpge) on electricity; 5.6 L/100 km (42 mpg) on gasoline Let’s cut to the chase. On a light-footed test drive north of San Francisco, I managed precisely 60 all-electric miles (97 kilometers) before the gasoline engine kicked in. That beat the o...

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