We live in a time when people are seeking refuge from rising gas prices. Enter the American solution: the Chevrolet Volt. We wanted to know how well this eco-friendly Chevy performs, so we brought it to the Edmunds test track. Acceleration was tested with 0-60 and quarter-mile tests, while braking was calculated using 60-0. Handling tests included a timed slalom and two trips around a skid pad to generate a lateral acceleration calculation.
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