Chevrolet Volt: First drive review

Martyn Collins

Think you've seen this car on Autoblog before? Well, you'd be right, as we've already driven an early European car to the Frankfurt Motor Show last year and more recently we've had the chance to drive the Volt's sister car, the Vauxhall Ampera on UK roads.

In fact, the Volt along with the Ampera, shares the coveted 2012 Car of The Year award. With these cars, we reckon that both of these brands of the GM empire must be hoping 2012 is the year of the petrol-electric hybrid.