The 2022 Chevrolet Bolt EV arrives with a powerful electric motor that offers drivers impressive performance and efficiency. The electric hatchback has been refreshed with a more striking exterior as well as a refined interior.
Owners of the 2022 Bolt EV will note a spacious interior with ample storage space. The Bolt EV offers drivers 259 miles of range and is more than capable of getting drivers where they need to go safely and efficiently.
The 2022 Chevrolet Bolt EV comes equipped with an electric motor that’s capable of 200 horsepower and 266lb-ft of torque. The motor sends power to the front wheels and provides the hatchback with impressive acceleration and almost instantaneous response. In terms of charging capabilities, the Bolt EV has 259 miles of range. The electric hatchback comes with a dual-level charging cord that plugs into both level 1 (120-volt) and level 2 (240-volt) outlets.
The Chevy Bolt EV also has maximum level 2 charging which has been increased to 11 kW. This allows owners to fully charge their vehicle in seven hours. There’s also a DC fast charger that can add 100 miles of range every 30 minutes when using a level 3 system.
Driving and Handling
The 2022 Chevrolet Bolt EV is nimble and agile. The electric motor provides drivers with enough acceleration to go from 0 to 60 mph in just 6.5 seconds. Drivers can make use of an engaging sport mode that increases acceleration to provide a dynamic driving experience.
The 2022 Bolt EV also has a one-pedal driving mode feature which increases regenerative braking. This allows drivers to speed up and slow down using only the accelerator pedal instead of the brakes.
The 2022 Chevrolet Suburban comes available in two different trims: 1LT and 2LT. Both trims offer similar performance and efficiency, but the 2LT increases the premium feel of the electric hatchback. Owners wanting more luxury features like a heated steering wheel, heated outside mirrors, and a more upscale upholstery should opt for the 2LT. Both trims have been updated both inside and out for the 2022 model year.
As far as exterior colors go, the 2022 Chevrolet Bolt EV offers a variety of options. These include Ice Blue Metallic, Mosaic Black Metallic, Bright Blue, Summit White, Gray Ghost Metallic, Silver Flare Metallic, and Cherry Red.
The 2022 Chevrolet Bolt EV offers owners a comfortable and moderately upscale interior. The electric hatchback features quality materials like leather seats and it also has a more modern dashboard. The 2022 Bolt EV comes with a new 8-inch digital gauge cluster as well as a new shifter. For entertainment, the electric hatchback offers a 10.2-inch touchscreen that is compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
The Chevy Bolt EV also offers owners ample space with enough room for five passengers. There’s 36-inches of rear-seat legroom so passengers can remain comfortable even during longer drives. There are also smart storage areas and with the seats folded back, owners get 57 cubic feet of overall storage space.
The 2022 Chevrolet Bolt EV features several driver-assist and convenience features. These include an HD surround vision camera system that provides a digital overhead view of the electric hatchback. There’s also an HD rear vision camera. For easier driving, drivers can make use of adaptive cruise control.
Safety Features and Warranty
The 2022 Chevrolet Bolt EV comes equipped with Chevy’s advanced safety suite which includes a host of safety features. These include forward-collision alerts, automatic emergency braking, lane-departure warnings, and lane-keep assist. The EV hatchback also features rear-cross traffic alerts along with front pedestrian detection. There’s also a 360-degree camera system.
The 2022 Bolt EV features a limited warranty that covers three or 36,000 miles and a powertrain warranty for 8 years or 100,000 miles. Chevrolet also provides a complimentary maintenance service for the first visit.