Chevrolet Bolt EV 2017

4.7 (99 votes)


  • Eligible for $7,500 federal tax credit
  • DC fast charging optional
  • 238-mile estimated range
  • Standard 10.2-inch touchscreen
  • Teen Driver mode
  • All-new five-passenger compact EV


  • Front-seat comfort
  • Fewer standard features than competitors
  • Busier ride quality than competitors
  • Modest cargo room
  • Low-resolution backup and 360-degree cameras
  • Regenerative handbraking is gimmicky


  • Quick acceleration
  • Packed with multimedia technology
  • Excellent range for the price
  • Adds 25 miles of range per hour (240-volt charging)
  • Spacious cabin

Chevrolet Bolt EV 2017 Specs

$36,620–$40,905 MSRP range
Combined MPG
120 Combined MPG
200-hp, (electric)
5 Seats
Front-wheel Drive
Body Type
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper
36 months / 36,000 miles
Warranty Roadside Assistance
60 months / 60,000 miles
Warranty Powertrain
60 months / 60,000 miles

Chevrolet Bolt EV 2017 Reviews

Best GM/Chevy Product since the Corvair

I was a GM product customer/user through the late 1980's when I decided that I would never consider purchasing anything from GM ever again because of the poor product quality and abominable customer ...

by wmshawk from Rocklin, CA on May 29, 2018

My first electric vehicle

Upon getting a new job requiring 110 miles of driving per day I decided to get an electric vehicle both for the fuel cost savings and the reduced environmental impact. I needed an ev with a 200 mile ...

by Peter G from Palm Bay, Florida on June 18, 2018

Chevrolet Bolt EV 2017 Ratings

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