Chevrolet is committed to safety, and it shows: the 2015 Volt has been named an IIHS Top Safety Pick and it earned a coveted 5-star Overall Safety Rating from the NHTSA1.
If an engine didn't have to use 10% of its energy to power a vehicle's electrical system, imagine how much more fuel-efficient it would be. That increased fuel economy isn't just some far-off sci-fi dream - it's reality, with the 2015 Chevrolet Volt's regenerative braking system, converting the kinetic energy from braking into a power source for the Volt's electrical system.
Stopping power is important, too, especially when you're carrying a heavy load. The clear winner in this category is the 2015 Chevrolet Volt2, with 18 more horses in braking power per ton than 2015 Toyota Prius Plug-In3, giving you confidence on even the steepest of grades. Want more power and higher top speeds? Consider the 2015 Chevrolet Volt2, boasting 15 more horses than the 2015 Toyota Prius Plug-In3. If you're carrying considerable cargo, the 2015 Chevrolet Volt's2 increased torque - 2732 lb.-ft. vs. 1053 lb.-ft. - can mean the difference between easy going and a sluggish ride. 2015 Chevrolet VoltVS2015 Toyota Prius Plug-In1162Braking Power Per Ton9831492Horsepower13432732Torque1053
NHTSA testing proves the 2015 Chevrolet Volt's stability and handling features make it less likely to roll over than the 2015 Toyota Prius Plug-In4.
The drivetrain in the 2015 Chevrolet Volt2 is carefully engineered and built to last, and they're willing to back it with a warranty that's 40,000 miles longer than the drivetrain warranty on the 2015 Toyota Prius Plug-In3. In the very unlikely event you'll need it, help is just a phone call away, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with the 2015 Chevrolet Volt's2 Roadside Assistance, standard for 2 years longer than 2015 Toyota Prius Plug-In3. 2015 Chevrolet VoltVS2015 Toyota Prius Plug-In100,0002Drivetrain Warranty60,000352Roadside Assistance33