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The car

Chevrolet Volt 2016

Premier
12 trips
42 MPG
Hybrid (Regular)
4 doors
5 seats

Hosted by

5.0
Jim All-Star Host
398 tripsJoined Dec 2013
Typically responds within 1 minute
All-Star Hosts like Jim are the top-rated, most experienced hosts on Turo.

Description

$25 off! https://turo.com/c/jamesr6 This is a luxurious all-electric hatchback with a backup gasoline generator. You can drive up to 53 miles on a full charge plus another 250+ miles using the generator. Charge overnight at home or during your lunch break at an EV charging station. Pick up at Duke, UNC, or NC State, RDU Airport, Jaycee Park, or Cameron Village in Raleigh, or in Wilson/Rocky Mount, Greensboro/High Point, Durham/Cary Amtrak Stations or the Fayetteville, Jacksonville, and Greenville bus stations. Free 4G WiFi from AT&T/OnStar, heated seats. Seat protectors available for kids/car seats. Sirius XM Radio ready, dual USB, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto! Navigation and voice recognition. Aux port, 360 proximity sensors and park assist. Bose sound system. Premium wheels. Magnetic phone mount and universal windshield mount. Lightning, USB-C, and micro USB cables included. Charge the car when power is available. KEEP YOUR GAS RECEIPTS! ----- Free delivery available for multi-day trips at RDU! Free delivery outside of The Triangle is only available for long trips (despite what Turo shows in the listing - there's a glitch they need to fix). Back up camera Fold-down rear seats MPGe: 113 city / 99 highway MPG: 43 city / 42 highway --- Please keep all your gas receipts and write the odometer reading on the slip each time you fill up. You can keep them in the center console. Do let me know if you think you will exceed the mileage limit. Check with your credit card or insurance provider to see if they cover Turo rentals. If not I strongly suggest the premium insurance coverage provided through Turo. The lower plan only provides coverage after a $3,000 deductible. If you cause damage, you will be responsible for any amount under the deductible, assuming your own insurance provider or credit card does not chip in. --- Notes: I can exchange at any time of day with reasonable notice. However, between the hours of 11 PM and 7 AM, if you use instant book I may not be able to honor the pick up time. You must call me with more than an hour's notice if I do not reply via text. I offer inexpensive delivery options in the Triangle, in Wilson/Rocky Mount, Durham/Chapel Hill/Cary, RDU, and Greensboro/High Point, because I can hop on a bus/train or my renters can ride with me to the pickup or drop off location. If you request delivery when there is no public transit (holidays, nights/weekends) for a short trip, I may need your help getting home or to pay for a taxi. I do not offer free delivery outside of the Triangle (Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill) except for trips of 10 days or more. If booking long distance delivery with less than 48 hours notice, I will also need to bill you for my train or bus ticket.

Business class

This host caters to business travelers.

Features

Automatic transmission
GPS
Audio input
Long-term car
Bluetooth
Child seat
USB input
Toll pass
Heated seats
Electric Only Mode
OnStar
WiFi

Extras

Add optional Extras to your trip at checkout.
Child safety seat
The Safety 1st Grow and Go 3-in-1 Convertible Car Seat gives your child a safe and comfortable ride. Supports 5 to 40 pounds as a rear-facing infant car seat, 22 to 65 pounds forward-facing toddler car seat, and 40 to 100 pounds as a booster.
$15/trip1 available
Cooler
Easily transport cold food and beverages with the Coleman 50-Quart Xtreme 5-Day Heavy-Duty Cooler with Wheels. Perfect for sporting events and outdoor activities, this wheeled cooler comes equipped with 2 recessed, heavy-duty wheels.
$4/day1 available
Prepaid refuel
Save time and make dropoff a breeze by adding this Extra, which allows you to return my car at any fuel level. Price includes up to a full tank of gas.
$20/trip
Portable WiFi hotspot
Purchase 4G data connectivity provided by a router built into the car.
$3/day1 available
Unlimited mileage
Drive the speed limit as far as you need to during your trip.
$64/day
Post-trip cleaning
Return the car hassle free, without worrying about cleaning up after your trip. Does not cover upholstery cleaning, spills, stains, pet hair, or smoke removal.
$28/trip

Guidelines

Contact me before charging at a charging station. You can use my account. Please charge the car before returning it to me if possible. Cleaning up after yourself allows for a quick turnaround in case the vehicle is reserved the day you return it. I offer a post-trip cleaning service. Please select this option in trip extras if you don't have time to clean up after yourself and I'll know to leave time between bookings. Use my seat protector under any carseats to be used. NO AIR FRESHENERS OR CLEANING CHEMICALS OF ANY KIND SHOULD BE USED IN MY CAR. A damp microfiber cloth will do the job. I will clean the windows. No pets No eating in the car No open drink containers No abrasive/sharp objects on the upholstery No sand/grit should be allowed in the car No texting while driving No drinking before driving No smoking in or beside the car If you are a smoker, wait 5 minutes before driving after smoking please.

Faqs

  • Is this an electric car?
    Is this an electric car? Yes! It is an electric car with a backup gasoline electric generator under the hood.
  • How do I charge the battery?
    Plug it into an EV charging station port or use the provided charging adapter at your home or office.

Reviews

8 ratings

I was visiting Greensboro for a work visit. Jim was very communicative and thorough and the car was in immaculate condition.

Norman G.-Apr 25, 2019

It was such a pleasure doing business with Jim. He is a true car expert, very friendly, professional, and passionate about hybrid cars. I look forward to renting from him again soon.

Tiffany M.-Apr 19, 2019

This car was so fun to drive! It's silent with amazing acceleration. I had never used an electric car before, and I was a little nervous about charging it, but it was really easy. Jim was helpful in figuring this out and made things easy for me. Thanks, Jim!

Tatiana S.-Apr 15, 2019

Car drives well. It was very clean and fuel efficient. I had no issues during my short trip. After the trip was over, I continued to receive requests through text. He wanted extra information that is not required by Turo. I accommodated Jim for a short while, but eventually had to terminate the conversation. I would rent from him again, but I would ask that he keep the requests to a minimum.

Roy G.-Apr 3, 2019

Car Location
Raleigh, NC 27607
Free

Airports
Fayetteville Regional Airport-Fay
$85
Free
Piedmont Triad International Airport
$55
Free
Pitt-Greenville Airport
$85
Free
Raleigh-Durham International Airport
$25
Free

Delivery
Up to 50 miles
$35
Free
Free delivery to select locations for trips of 3 days or longer