2011 Chevrolet Volt MPG and Fuel Economy
On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2011 Chevrolet Volt.
The 2011 Chevrolet Volt has a 111 kW electric motor which is charged via standard charger.
All MPG estimates are "MPG equivalent". This is a conversion of electric energy consumption to a gasoline equivalent.
Whether you are considering a purchase of the car, or just wanting to find out how economical and environmentally friendly (or un-friendly) your 2011 Chevrolet Volt is, we have the information you need.
🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2011 Chevrolet Volt Get?
First off, the most commonly asked question. A 2011 Chevrolet Volt gets up to 35 miles per gallon in the city, and 40 miles per gallon on the highway.
The combined average MPG for the 2011 Chevrolet Volt is 37 miles per gallon.
💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2011 Chevrolet Volt?
The estimated fuel costs for the 2011 Chevrolet Volt is $2,000 per year.
That value has been estimated by government regulators based on 15,000 miles driven per year, using regular gasoline, and a split of 55% city driving and 45% highway driving.
If you were to compare a 2011 Chevrolet Volt to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will save $5,500 on fuel.
🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2011 Chevrolet Volt Consume?
The 2011 Chevrolet Volt will consume roughly 3 barrels of petroleum per year, using the standard estimate of 15,000 miles per year.
The majority of the world's petroleum is sourced from countries like Saudi Arabia, Russia, Iraq, and the United States.
💨 How Many Grams of CO2 Does a 2011 Chevrolet Volt Emit?
For every mile driven, the 2011 Chevrolet Volt will emit 84 grams of CO2, which is about 1,260,000 grams of CO2 per year.
🌳 To help you understand the impact of this, a normal tree will absorb around 21,000 grams of CO2 per year. This means that roughly 43 trees would be needed to offset emissions from the 2011 Chevrolet Volt.
The table below covers all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2011 Chevrolet Volt.
|Save/Spend vs Average Car||Save 5,500|
|Fuel Type 1||Premium Gas or Electricity|
|Fuel Type 2||Electricity|
|Electric Motor||111 kW|
|ATV Type||Plug-in Hybrid|
|Barrels of Petroleum||3|
|Grams of CO2||1,260,000|
|Trees Needed to Offset||60|
|Transmission||Automatic (variable gear ratios)|
|Vehicle Class||Compact Cars|
Related Chevrolet Models from 2011
If you're interested in other Chevrolet models from 2011, you can find them in the table below. You can click the model link to find miles per gallon and emission information for that model.
|Express 3500 2WD Passenger||12|
|Express 2500 2WD Passenger||13|
|HHR Panel FWD||24|
|Silverado K15 4WD||15|
|Silverado C15 2WD||17|
|Silverado 15 Hybrid 4WD||21|
|Express 2500 2WD Passenger||13|
|Silverado C15 2WD||14|
|Silverado K15 4WD||14|
Ratings were provided by the manufacturer to the U.S. Department of Energy, which is where we sourced the data. Be advised that manufacturers may have upgraded, downgraded, or changed these ratings following the compilation of this data.
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