The 2013 Chevy Volt provides the best all-electric range of any plug-in hybrid, plus gasoline-fueled peace of mind that all-electric competitors can't match. But it's pricey for what you get.
- Low monthly fuel cost in normal driving
- Useful 300-mile maximum range
- Appealing standard features
- Excellent crash test scores.
- Questionable value
- Cramped two-person backseat
- Touchy brakes
- No power front seats.