The First Tahoe Hybrid Arrives at Runde Chevrolet in East Dubuque
Runde’s first Hybrid Tahoe is currently on the lot and available for test-drives. Several of the staff members at Runde Chevrolet have driven the vehicle and were impressed with the fit and finish of the vehicle. This is something that GM certainly didn’t rush to get out on the market. They really did their homework and took their time in the development stages and the result is an extremely q
The next thing that I noticed is how quietly it starts up when you turn the ignition key — and this becomes an important feature because the vehicle will shut off to save gas when you come to a stop at a red light or a st
There’s a 300-volt battery pack under the second-row seat that powers the electric drive motor and this is recharged by regenerative braking. In other words, when the electric motor is not assisting the vehicle, the engine acts as a generator and it recharges the battery pack.