Chevrolet is about to launch a compact crossover SUV associated to the Bolt EV, and on Monday we obtained a glimpse of the brand new battery-electric crossover’s inside.
The crossover arrives subsequent 12 months as a 2022 mannequin and can go by the name Bolt EUV, with the “U” within the title making this an electrical utility car.
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The quick teaser clip above reveals the sprint of the Bolt EUV and exhibits its infotainment display screen displaying an influence stream graphic. This lets the driving force know, for instance, when brake vitality is being recovered and the way a lot cost is left within the battery.
Further know-how confirmed for the Bolt EUV is GM’s Super Cruise driver-assist feature which up to now has been unique to the Cadillac model. The function will allow the Bolt EUV to ship hands-free operation on appropriate highways.
2022 Chevrolet Bolt EUV spy photographs – Photograph credit score: S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
The Bolt EUV might be launched alongside an up to date model of the Bolt EV, with each autos presumably that includes the identical inside you see right here. As for the outside design, prototypes for the Bolt EUV level to an identical design to the Buick Velite 7 revealed for the Chinese language market again in June.
The Bolt EUV has been designed round GM’s BEV2 devoted EV platform that debuted within the Bolt EV, that means the vary ought to come near matching the Bolt EV’s 259 miles. The Bolt EV’s single electrical motor on the entrance also needs to be frequent to the Bolt EUV, though all-wheel drive could be made out there to assist differentiate the 2 autos.
2021 Chevrolet Bolt EV
Ultimately, the BEV2 platform might be changed by the rather more versatile BEV3 platform designed for GM’s Ultium batteries.
The Bolt EUV and up to date Bolt EV begin manufacturing subsequent summer time at Normal Motors’ Orion Meeting plant in Lake Orion, Michigan. The up to date Bolt EV was initially due this 12 months however the launch has been delayed by the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic.