Re: [EVDL] Chevy Bolt EV towing ... aaerodynamics

2020-06-22 Thread Peter VanDerWal via EV
FWIW the 2nd Gen Volts(2016 and later) get better MPG than 1st gen; 42 mpg in charge sustaining mode vs 37 and they do it using regular gas instead of premium. That plus almost 50% more range in EV mode. Significantly different engine, different transmission and different E-motors. June 22,

Re: [EVDL] Chevy Bolt EV towing ... aaerodynamics

2020-06-22 Thread Steves via EV
That’s good . I got 38 MPG going down 81 last week (70 MPH speed limit) in my Volt. So you are doing well! -Steve > On Jun 22, 2020, at 5:18 PM, Robert Bruninga via EV wrote: > >  >> >> I used to have a Saab 900 Turbo and I was towing a trailer full of tall >> furniture >> at 55 and after

Re: [EVDL] Chevy Bolt EV towing ... aaerodynamics

2020-06-22 Thread Robert Bruninga via EV
> I used to have a Saab 900 Turbo and I was towing a trailer full of tall > furniture > at 55 and after a while realized I was in continuously in turbo. > I bet it was the bad aerodynamics. Talking about aerodynamics. I severely modified my Chevy Volt to add 250W of solar panels, but I'm still