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.
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 Nissan LEAF4? 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 Nissan LEAF4, and don't pay extra for the rear parking aid option. 2017 Chevrolet VoltFoo2017 Nissan LEAFstandard3premium sound systemoptional4standard3rear parking aidoptional4
Want more power and higher top speeds? Consider the 2017 Chevrolet Volt5, boasting 42 more horses and 20 more horses per ton than the 2017 Nissan LEAF6. The 2017 Chevrolet Volt's5 increased torque - 2945 lb.-ft. vs. 1876 lb.-ft. - can mean the difference between easy going and a sluggish ride. 2017 Chevrolet VoltFoo2017 Nissan LEAF1495horsepower1076845horsepower per ton6462945torque1876
The 2017 Chevrolet Volt's3 optional active Blind Spot Monitoring System warns you when a vehicle enters your blind spot, providing a little more peace of mind. Want that extra security on the LEAF? Blind Spot Monitoring isn't even an option on the 2017 Nissan LEAF. If you're driving a 2017 Chevrolet Volt3, and stray from your lane, no worries: the optional Lane Departure Warning System will give you an audio alert, possibly helping avert an accident. If you're driving a 2017 Nissan LEAF, this extra layer of safety isn't even an option. 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 Nissan LEAF. 2017 Chevrolet VoltFoo2017 Nissan LEAFoptional3blind spot monitoring system-optional3lane departure warning system-standard5rear side airbag-
The difference in MSRP between the 2017 Chevrolet Volt5 and the 2017 Nissan LEAF6 may seem significant, until you consider what you're missing when you opt to save that $2,540: loads of standard features, some for safety and some just for fun. Suddenly, that $2,540 doesn't seem like much of a "savings" at all, does it? 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 2 years longer than 2017 Nissan LEAF6. 2017 Chevrolet VoltFoo2017 Nissan LEAF$33,2205msrp$30,680655roadside assistance36