Chevrolet to Open Retail Sales of Spark EV in Canada
MONTREAL (Thursday, Apr 9, 2015) – Today, Chevrolet builds on a position as a Canadian personality in plug-in electric vehicles sales, by expanding a accessibility of a 2016 Spark EV for sell customers. Spark EV has been accessible for swift business for 2 years. The Spark EV will be authorised for provincial incentives from a provinces of Quebec, Ontario and British Columbia. Chevrolet also offers a best-selling electric automobile in Canada, a Volt, and has recently announced skeleton to move a subsequent era all-electric automobile formed on a Chevrolet Bolt EV Concept into production.
“We’re expanding a electric automobile offerings to a business by charity a 2016 Spark EV for sell sales in a flourishing EV markets here in Quebec as good as in Ontario and BC,” pronounced Chris Hay, informal executive for Chevrolet. “For city residents whose travel needs can be met with an all-electric vehicle, Spark EV builds on Chevrolet’s proven electric engine and battery growth programs from a Chevrolet Volt.”
The Chevrolet Spark EV is an all-electric civic mini-car designed for fun pushing and easy ownership. It offers a latest in record and in-vehicle infotainment, including attention disdainful OnStar with 4G LTE and customary built-in Wi-Fi hotspot.
It uses no gasoline, nonetheless a GM-built engine and expostulate section broach 327 lb-ft (444 Nm) of present torque, enabling a 0-97 km/h (0-60 mph) time of 7.2 seconds. Storing that appetite from a charging routine and a vehicle’s regenerative braking capability is an 18.4-kWh lithium-ion battery pack.
When entirely charged, Spark EV facilities a total city/highway estimated operation of 131 km and an estimated city/highway fuel expenditure homogeneous of 2.0 Le/100kms.
Three accessible levels of recharging capability embody a industry’s initial use of a recently authorized SAE combo horse for DC quick charging, that charges 80 percent of a battery in only 20 minutes.
Pricing for 2016 Spark EV will be accessible during a after time.
About Chevrolet in Canada
Founded in 1911 in Detroit, Chevrolet is now one of a world’s largest automobile brands, doing business in some-more than 115 countries and offered some-more than 4.8 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 Twitter.