2013 Chevrolet Volt Base Specs

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2013 Chevrolet Volt Hatchback powered by 1.4L Inline-4 Plug-in Hybrid Engine with Single Speed Automatic transmission.

Select configuration:
Starting Price (MSRP)
1.4L Inline-4 Plug-in Hybrid
Single Speed Automatic
Front-Wheel Drive
Body Type
Seating capacity
4 seater
Trunk Volume
10.6 ft³
Fuel Economy
City: 35 MPG
Hwy: 40 MPG

Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

  • Engine
    1.4L Inline-4 Plug-in Hybrid
  • Horsepower
    149 hp
  • Torque
    273 lb-ft
  • Transmission
    Single Speed Automatic
  • Drivetrain
    Front-Wheel Drive


  • Steering Type
    Electric Pwr
  • Turning Diameter
    36 ft


  • Wheels Type
    Aluminum Wheels
  • Front Wheel Size
    17" x 7.0"
  • Rear Wheel Size
    17" x 7.0"


  • Front Suspension
    MacPherson Strut
  • Rear Suspension
    Compound Crank


  • Front Tire
  • Rear Tire

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

  • Combined
    37 MPG
  • City
    35 MPG
  • Highway
    40 MPG

Fuel Tank

  • Fuel Tank Capacity
    9.3 gallons
  • Cruising Range City
    325.5 miles
  • Cruising Range Highway
    372 miles

Battery Range & Charge Times

  • Range
    38 miles


  • CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
    5.0 Tons/yr

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

  • Length
    177.1 in
  • Height
    56.64 in
  • Max Width
    70.4 in
  • Front Width
    61.2 in
  • Rear Width
    62.1 in
  • Wheelbase
    105.7 in

Interior Space

  • Seating Capacity
    4 seater
  • Front Seat Leg Room
    42.05 in
  • Front Seat Headroom
    37.8 in
  • Front Seat Shoulder Room
    56.52 in
  • Front Seat Hip Room
    53.73 in
  • Rear Seat Leg Room
    34.1 in
  • Rear Seat Headroom
    36.02 in
  • Rear Seat Shoulder Room
    53.9 in
  • Rear Seat Hip Room
    51.21 in

Weight and Towing

  • Curb Weight
    3,781 lbs

Cargo Space

  • Trunk Volume
    10.6 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Interior Materials

  • Jet Black and Spice Red seats/Dark accents, Leather-appointed seat trim
  • Jet Black seats/Ceramic White accents, Leather-appointed seat trim
  • Jet Black seats/Ceramic White accents, Premium Cloth seat trim
  • Jet Black seats/Dark accents, Leather-appointed seat trim
  • Pebble Beige/Dark accents, Leather-appointed seat trim
  • Pebble Beige/Dark accents, Premium Cloth seat trim

Features and Options


  • HD Radio
    Not Available
  • Bluetooth Connection
  • Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
  • Premium Sound System
  • Satellite Radio
  • Smart Device Integration
  • WiFi Hotspot
    Not Available
  • Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Entertainment System
    Not Available
  • MP3 Player

Interior Trim

  • Bucket Seats
    Not Available
  • Cloth Seats
  • Leather Seats
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Premium Synthetic Seats
  • Vinyl Seats
  • Woodgrain Interior Trim
    Not Available
  • Sun/Moonroof
    Not Available


  • Head-Up Display
    Not Available
  • Navigation System
    Not Available
  • Steering Wheel Audio Controls
  • Power Liftgate
    Not Available
  • Power Mirror(s)
  • A/C
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
    Not Available
  • Automatic Parking
    Not Available
  • Climate Control
  • Cooled Front Seat(s)
    Not Available
  • Cooled Rear Seat(s)
    Not Available
  • Cruise Control
  • Hands-Free Liftgate
    Not Available
  • Heated Front Seat(s)
  • Heated Rear Seat(s)
    Not Available
  • Heated Steering Wheel
    Not Available
  • Keyless Entry
  • Multi-Zone A/C
    Not Available
  • Power Driver Seat
    Not Available
  • Power Passenger Seat
    Not Available
  • Remote Engine Start
  • Remote Trunk Release
    Not Available
  • Seat Memory
    Not Available
  • Universal Garage Door Opener
  • Seat-Massage
    Not Available
  • Rear A/C
    Not Available
  • Keyless Start
  • Navigation from Telematics
  • Telematics

Additional Packages

Comfort Package


includes (KA1) heated driver and front passenger seats and (N30) leather-wrapped steering wheel (Requires (AFA) Jet Black or (AFK) Pebble Beige Premium Cloth seats.) Comfort Package Enhance your driving comfort with heated driver and front passenger seats and a leather-wrapped steering wheel. This package requires the available Jet Black or Pebble Beige Premium Cloth seats.

Enhanced Safety Package 1


includes (DD8) auto-dimming inside rearview mirror, (UD7) Rear Park Assist and (UVC) Rear Vision Camera Enhanced Safety Package 1 Prevention is the best protection and Volt® offers the available Enhanced Safety Package 1. This package includes: Auto-dimming rearview mirror that helps protect drivers against excessive glare for improved visibility Rear Park Assist that alerts drivers when certain stationary objects are less than 8 feet away from the rear bumper Rear Vision Camera that projects images from a rear-bumper-mounted camera within the instrument panel display, showing drivers what may lie immediately in their paths Note: Rear Park Assist does not replace driver vision. It cannot detect: Objects that are below the bumper, under the vehicle or too close or too far from the vehicle Children, pedestrians, bicyclists or pets If you do not use proper care before moving forward and while backing up, vehicle damage, injury or death could occur. Even with the Rear Park Assist system, always check in front of the vehicle before moving forward and behind the vehicle before backing up. While moving forward and backing up, be sure to look for objects and check the vehicle mirrors.

Enhanced Safety Package 2


includes (UDF) Front Park Assist, (UEU) Forward Collision Alert and (UFL) Lane Departure Warning (Requires (V7X) Safety Package. When ordered with (AFK) Pebble Beige Premium Cloth interior, also requires (PCM) Comfort Package.) Enhanced Safety Package 2 Volt® offers drivers assistance with the available Enhanced Safety Package 2 that includes: Front Park Assist that helps drivers navigate into parking spots Forward Collision Alert that alerts drivers of possible collision threats Lane Departure Warning that uses camera-based technology to alert drivers of impending lane changes by detecting traffic lane markings This package requires the available Enhanced Safety Package 1.

Low Emissions Package (enhanced AT-PZEV emissions)

(Included and only available with California or New York state orders with (YF5) emissions or (NE1) emissions.) Low Emissions Package (enhanced AT-PZEV) With the modifications to the engine and catalytic converter included in this package, your Volt® qualifies as an enhanced advanced-technology partial-zero-emissions vehicle (AT-PZEV) in California and New York. See states for potential incentive details including eligibility to drive in HOV lanes with single occupancy. Sold in California and New York only. Not available for non-California or New York orders. 1 Whichever comes first. See dealer for limited warranty details.

Premium Trim Package


includes (EW4) leather-appointed seat trim, (N30) leather-wrapped steering wheel, (KA1) heated driver and front passenger seats and (DA1) rear seat armrest (Requires leather-appointed seat trim code (AFD) Jet Black and White, (AFI) Jet Black or (AFJ) Pebble Beige.) Premium Trim Package A great way to increase the luxury quotient in your Chevrolet® Volt® is by ordering this Premium Trim Package. The package includes leather-appointed seating, heated driver and passenger front seats, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and removable rear seat armrest with storage. Requires available leather-appointed seat trim in Jet Black and White, Jet Black and Spice Red, Jet Black or Pebble Beige. Premium door trim is included when Jet Black and Spice Red seat trim is ordered.


Safety Features

  • Back-Up Camera
  • Cross-Traffic Alert
    Not Available
  • Rear Parking Aid
  • Blind Spot Monitor
    Not Available
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Lane Keeping Assist
    Not Available
  • ABS
  • Night Vision
    Not Available
  • Tire Pressure Monitor
  • Brake Assist
  • Stability Control
  • Traction Control

US NHTSA crash test result

  • Overall Rating
  • Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
  • Side Crash Rating
  • Rollover Rating


  • Driver Air Bag
  • Front Head Air Bag
  • Front Side Air Bag
  • Knee Air Bag
  • Passenger Air Bag
  • Rear Head Air Bag
  • Rear Side Air Bag
    Not Available
  • Seatbelt Air Bag
    Not Available


Warranty Summary

  • Basic
    3 Years / 36,000 Miles
  • Corrosion
    3 Years / 36,000 Miles
  • Drivetrain
    5 Years / 100,000 Miles
  • Hybrid/Electric Components
    8 Years / 100,000 Miles
  • Roadside Assistance
    5 Years / 100,000 Miles
  • Rust-Through
    6 Years / 100,000 Miles
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