Chevrolet has made safety a top priority, and it shows: the 2017 Volt has been named a Top Safety Pick+ by the IIHS1. Whether you're facing a long commute or you stay closer to home, fuel economy is key, even (or especially) when you're driving an electric car.
The editors at Kelley Blue Book know the 2017 Chevrolet Volt has you covered: they've named it to their list of the most fuel efficient EVs, so you know your gas money will take you where you want to go2.
The refinement and luxury of leather seating is a standard feature in the 2017 Chevrolet Volt3, but it's only available as an add-on option in the 2017 Toyota Prius. A state-of-the-art premium sound system designed with audiophiles in mind - enjoy concert-quality sound standard on the 2017 Chevrolet Volt3. Want it on the 2017 Toyota Prius4? You'll have to pay extra. No more parallel parking jitters - the Rear Parking Aid, standard on the 2017 Chevrolet Volt3, can help guide you into the perfect parking spot, signaling when you're getting too close to the curb, or other cars. Unless you enjoy the parallel parking jitters, in which case, choose the 2017 Toyota Prius, and don't pay extra for the rear parking aid option. 2017 Chevrolet VoltFoo2017 Toyota Priusstandard3leather seating-standard3premium sound systemoptional4standard3rear parking aid-
Stopping power is important too, and the clear winner in this category is the 2017 Chevrolet Volt5, with 1 more horses in braking power per ton than 2017 Toyota Prius6, giving you confidence on even the steepest of grades. Want more power and higher top speeds? Consider the 2017 Chevrolet Volt5, boasting 28 more horses and 4 more horses per ton than the 2017 Toyota Prius6. The 2017 Chevrolet Volt's5 increased torque - 2945 lb.-ft. vs. 1057 lb.-ft. - can mean the difference between easy going and a sluggish ride. 2017 Chevrolet VoltFoo2017 Toyota Prius1055braking power per ton10461495horsepower1217845horsepower per ton8062945torque1057
The 2017 Chevrolet Volt5 offers side airbag protection to its rear passengers standard, but that same level of safety isn't even an option on the 2017 Toyota Prius. 2017 Chevrolet VoltFoo2017 Toyota Priusstandard5rear side airbag-
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 2017 Chevrolet Volt's5 Roadside Assistance, standard for 3 years longer than 2017 Toyota Prius7. 2017 Chevrolet VoltFoo2017 Toyota Prius55roadside assistance27