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Chevrolet Raises a Bar: 2020 Bolt EV to Offer Impressive 417-kilometres of Range


Chevrolet Raises a Bar: 2020 Bolt EV to Offer Impressive 417-kilometres of Range

2019-08-23

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Oshawa, ON. — Today Chevrolet announced that a game-changing Bolt EV will now take business farther, starting with indication year 2020 a Bolt EV will offer a conspicuous EPA-estimated 417 km of operation on a full charge1, a 34 km boost over prior indication years. The Chevrolet Bolt EV’s winning mixed of long-range and affordability continues to attract new business to a electric automobile shred and a 2020 Bolt EV will interest to even some-more business by permitting them to transport over between charging sessions.

“The Bolt EV set a bench-mark for prolonged range, affordable electric vehicles and we’re vehement to lift a bar by charity scarcely 10 percent some-more EPA-estimated operation for a 2020 indication year,” pronounced Tim Grewe, Director of Global Battery Cell Engineering and Strategy. “At Chevrolet we’re constantly listening to patron feedback and we listened a enterprise for some-more range. The group worked diligently to find ways to urge battery energy, giving business a certainty to go some-more than a additional kilometre.”

To grasp this important operation increase, Chevrolet’s battery engineering group softened a appetite of a dungeon electrodes by creation tiny though impactful changes to cell’s chemistry. This innovative meditative authorised a group to exercise a operation boost but carrying to change a earthy battery container and a approach it is integrated into a automobile structure.

“Since a launch in 2016, a Chevrolet Bolt EV has been changing perceptions of electric vehicles,” pronounced Laura Pacey, Brand Director of Chevrolet. “Its new operation of 417 km creates it interest to an even wider audience. Great range, now even more, is a substructure of Bolt EV’s success. When interconnected with facilities like one-pedal driving, Regen on Demand and a instant-torque of a EV motor, a automobile delivers an well-developed pushing experience, that creates it fun to expostulate each day. Chevrolet committed to charity a world’s initial affordable, long-range EV and delivered!”

Currently all Bolt EV owners have entrance to Chevrolet’s disdainful Energy Assist underline by a myChevrolet® App2. Energy Assist allows business to perspective and hunt for charging stations, devise a outing with mixed waypoints and/or charging stops and guard a track and get alerts if a track becomes invalid. Earlier this year a myChevrolet App2 was updated to capacitate projection of a Energy Assist underline to a vehicle’s infotainment complement around Apple CarPlay®3 and Android AutoTM4 for drivers with indication year 2017 or newer Bolt EVs.

The 2020 Bolt EV will arrive in dealerships after this year. Additional updates embody dual new extraneous colours – Cayenne Orange Metallic (additional-cost option) and Oasis Blue.

1Your tangible operation will change formed on several factors, including temperature, terrain, battery age and how we use and say your vehicle.

2Available on name Apple and Android devices. Service availability, facilities and functionality are theme to stipulations and change by indication and/or automobile configuration, device and a devise in that we are enrolled. Device information tie required. Visit onstar.ca for some-more details.

3Vehicle user interface is a product of Apple and a terms and remoteness statements apply. Requires concordant iPhone and information devise rates apply. Apple CarPlay is a heading of Apple Inc. Siri, iPhone and iTunes are trademarks for Apple Inc, purebred in a U.S. and other countries.

4Vehicle user interface is a product of Google and a terms and remoteness statements apply. Requires a Android Auto app on Google Play and an Android concordant smartphone using Android™ 5.0 Lollipop or higher. Data devise rates apply. Android Auto is a heading of Google LLC.

ABOUT CHEVROLET IN CANADA

Founded in 1911 in Detroit, Chevrolet is one of a world’s largest automobile brands, doing business in some-more than 100 countries and offered some-more than 4.0 million cars and trucks a year. Chevrolet provides business with fuel-efficient vehicles that underline enchanting performance, pattern that creates a heart beat, pacifist and active reserve facilities and easy-to-use technology, all during a value. More information on Chevrolet models can be found during www.chevrolet.ca, on Facebook during http://www.facebook.com/chevroletcanada or by following @ChevroletCanada on Instagram and Twitter.

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CONTACT:

Philippe-André Bisson
Product Communications Manager
514-442-3393
[email protected]

2020 CHEVROLET BOLT EV SPECIFICATIONS

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1Your tangible operation will change formed on several factors, including temperature, terrain, battery age and how we use and say your vehicle.
2Whichever comes first. See play for details.
3Charging rate varies formed on outlay of a assign unit, automobile settings and outward temperature.
4Cargo and bucket ability singular by weight and distribution