Comparison between:
- 2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé
- 2019 FIAT 500e
- 2020 Volkswagen e-up!
- 2019 e.GO Life 20

Brand, model, trim, price

Information about the brand, series, model name and year, trim and price of the electric vehicle.

2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé2019 FIAT 500e2020 Volkswagen e-up!2019 e.GO Life 20
2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé2019 FIAT 500e2020 Volkswagen e-up!2019 e.GO Life 20
Trim---20
Model year2020201920202019
MarketEuropeNorth AmericaEuropeEurope
PriceGBP 21,195 (UK, Oct 2019)-EUR 21,975 (DE, Sep 2019)EUR 15,900 (EU, Jul 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

Information about the EV body style, dimensions, clearance, volumes, curb weight, GVWR.

Body styleHatchbackHatchbackHatchbackHatchback
MaterialsHigh-strength steelSteelSteel
Carbon-fiber
Plastic
Aluminium
High-strength steel
Exterior colorsWhite
Black
Carmine Red
Gold Beige
Lime Green
Cool Silver
Lava Orange
Midnight Blue
Moon White
Titania Grey
Graphite Grey
Luminosa Orange
Metallo Gray
Granito Gray
Pompei Silver
Vesivio Black Pearl
Perla White Tri-Coat
Red
Black Pearl
Pure White
Teal Blue
Honey Yellow Metallic
Costa Azul Metallic
Dark Silver Metallic
White
Silver
Red
Blue
Anthracite
Interior colorsBlack
Black/Blue
Black/Grey
Black
Steam
Black Cube
Shark Skin
Black
Number of doors2442
Number of seats2444
Length106.1 in
2695 mm
142.4 in
3617 mm
141.7 in
3600 mm
131.8 in
3348 mm
Width65.5 in
1663 mm
64.1 in
1627 mm
64.8 in
1645 mm
68.8 in
1748 mm
Width with mirrors74.5 in
1893 mm
-75.2 in
1910 mm
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Height61.2 in
1555 mm
60.1 in
1527 mm
58.7 in
1492 mm
62.2 in
1581 mm
Wheelbase73.7 in
1873 mm
90.6 in
2300 mm
95.2 in
2417 mm
86.6 in
2200 mm
Front track57.8 in
1469 mm
55.4 in
1407 mm
56.2 in
1428 mm
58.3 in
1480 mm
Rear track56.3 in
1430 mm
55.0 in
1397 mm
56.1 in
1424 mm
58.3 in
1480 mm
Clearance4.4 in
113 mm
-5.3 in
135 mm
-
Front headroom-38.9 in
989 mm
39.1 in
993 mm
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Rear headroom-35.6 in
903 mm
37.3 in
947 mm
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Front shoulder room-49.4 in
1255 mm
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Rear shoulder room-46.4 in
1179 mm
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Front hip room-47.8 in
1215 mm
53.9 in
1369 mm
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Rear hip room-42.6 in
1083 mm
54.6 in
1388 mm
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Front legroom-40.7 in
1035 mm
39.7 in
1009 mm
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Rear legroom-27.6 in
702 mm
31.2 in
793 mm
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Total volume-2027.5 l
71.60 ft3
2.03 m3
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Trunk volume260.0 l
9.18 ft3
0.26 m3
198.2 l
7.00 ft3
0.20 m3
251.0 l
8.86 ft3
0.25 m3
140.0 l
4.94 ft3
0.14 m3
Maximum trunk volume350.0 l
12.36 ft3
0.35 m3
-923.0 l
32.60 ft3
0.92 m3
640.0 l
22.60 ft3
0.64 m3
Curb weight2392.02 lb
1085 kg
2987.26 lb
1355 kg
2709.48 lb
1229 kg
2535.32 lb
1150 kg
Payload496.04 lb
225 kg
-663.59 lb
301 kg
992.08 lb
450 kg
GVWR2888.06 lb
1310 kg
-3373.07 lb
1530 kg
3527.4 lb
1600 kg
Drag coefficient-0.311 Cd0.308 Cd-
Additional information--Trunk volumes are measured according to the VDA standards.Axle load distribution front / back (%) - 48 / 52

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer--VolkswagenBosch
Electric motor type-Permanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous-
Location of the motorRearFrontFrontRear
Voltage---230 V
Power60 kW
80.5 hp
81.6 ps
83 kW
111.3 hp
112.8 ps
61 kW
81.8 hp
82.9 ps
20 kW
26.8 hp
27.2 ps
Maximum power RPM--3000 - 12000 rpm-
Torque160 Nm
16.3 kgm
118.0 ft-lb
200 Nm
20.4 kgm
147.5 ft-lb
210 Nm
21.4 kgm
154.9 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYesYesYes-
Driving modes--Eco
Eco+
Normal
Eco
Comfort
Sport
Additional informationRadar-based recuperation---

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed80.8 mph
130.0 km/h
87.6 mph
141.0 km/h
80.8 mph
130.0 km/h
69.6 mph
112.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h11.50 s-11.90 s-
Additional information---Acceleration 0-50 km/h - 7.7 sec

Driving range

Information about the official driving range of the model according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Driving rangeNEDC: 98.8 mi / 159.0 km
Real range: 69.0 mi / 111.0 km
EPA: 83.9 mi / 135.0 kmWLTP: 161.6 mi / 260.0 kmWLTP: 62.1 mi / 100.0 km

Energy efficiency

Information about the energy efficiency of the model in various measurement units according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Energy efficiencyWLTP, CMB: 17.6 kWh/100 kmEPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 103 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 112 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 121 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 12.7 kWh/100 kmWLTP, CMB: 14.5 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy class--A+-

Steering

Information about the type of the steering mechanism of the model and related features.

Type of steering mechanismRack and pinionRack and pinionRack and pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronicElectronicElectronic
Turning circle6.95 m
22.80 ft
9.54 m
31.30 ft
9.8 m
32.15 ft
9.8 m
32.15 ft
Lock-to-lock turns-3--

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainRear-wheel drive (RWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio-9.59--

Suspension

Information about the system of components that connects the wheels and axles to the chassis.

Front suspensionIndependent
MacPherson strut
Shock absorbers
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
MacPherson strut
Independent
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Touring-tuned suspension
Independent
MacPherson strut
Double wishbone
Shock absorbers
Independent
MacPherson strut
Rear suspensionSemi-independent
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Semi-independent
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Touring-tuned suspension
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)de Dion tube
Dependent

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discsDiscs
Rear brakesDrums-DrumsDiscs
Additional information-Front rotor size and type - 284 x 22 mm
Rear rotor size and type - 251 x 11 mm
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Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims-5.5Jx155Jx15
5Jx16
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Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres165/65R15
185/60R15
185/55R15-195/65R15 R
225/40R18 R
225/45R17 R

Battery

Specifications and features of the rechargeable battery that powers this vehicle.

ManufacturerDeutsche Accumotive---
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity17.6 kWh24 kWh36.8 kWh14.5 kWh
Number of cells9697168-
Number of modules3---
Voltage-364 V-234 V
Weight--546.75 lb
248 kg
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LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationAir convection
Water-based coolant circulation
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Minimum ambient temperature-40 °C
-40 °F
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Maximum ambient temperature50 °C
122 °F
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Additional informationBeattery heaterPassive and active cooling
Active heating
Usable capacity - 32.3 kWh-

Charging type

Information about the different types of charging of this specific electric car.

Charging typeWallbox, 4.6 kW
Wallbox, 22 kW
Wallbox, 6.6 kW
DC charging, 40 kW
Household charging, 2.3 kW
Wallbox, 7.2 kW
DC fast charging, 40 kW
DC fast charging 50 kW, 50 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

Information about the onboard charger(s)/charging port(s) available on this electric vehicle.

Onboard charger/Charging portOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 4.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 22 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 6.6 kW-On-board charger, Type 2, 3.7 kW

Charging time

Information about the estimated charging time for this EV depending on the various type of charging it supports.

Charging timeWallbox 22 kW, 0:48
Wallbox 4.6 kW, 3:50
DC Charging, 0:36
Wallbox, 3:39
DC fast charging, 0:49-1:00
Wallbox 7.2 kW, 4:30-5:34
Household charging, 14:03-17:24
DC fast charging 50 kW, 0:18
e.Go Wallbox, 3:55

Additional features

A list of standard and optional exterior and interior features of the model.

Additional featuresCentre console with drawer and double cup holder at front (S)
Gearshift lever knob in leather (chrome) (S)
Lockable glove compartment (S)
Storage compartment in doors, front (S)
Storage compartment in tailgate (S)
3-spoke, multi-function steering wheel in leather (S)
Acoustic presence indicator at speeds below 17 mph (S)
Active Brake Assist (S)
Anti-lock Braking System with electronic brake force distribution (S)
Breakdown kit with air compressor and sealant (S)
Central locking with radio remote control, visual locking-verification signal (S)
Crash sensor for activation of hazard warning lights (S)
Crosswind Assist (S)
Cruise control with limiter (S)
Electronic Stability Programme (S)
Front airbags for the driver and front passenger (S)
Hill Start Assist (S)
Immobilizer (S)
Knee airbag for the driver (S)
Lane Keeping Assist with acoustic and visual warning (S)
Seat belt reminder warning (S)
Three-point seat belts with belt tensioners and belt force limiters (S)
Tridion safety cell (S)
Two pelvis/thorax bags in the backrests of the seats (S)
Tyre pressure monitoring system (S)
Window airbags (S)
12 volt socket with cover (S)
7-inch multi-touch infotainment display (O)
Dashboard Instrument panel (S)
Digital Radio (S)
Instrument cluster with a 3.5-inch TFT colour display (S)
MirrorLink (O)
smart Media-System (O)
Exterior temperature indicator with frost warning (S)
Pre-entry climate control (S)
Front passenger seat with through-loading function (fully folding backrest) (S)
Heated seats (O)
Heated multi-function steering wheel (O)
Height-adjustable steering column (O)
Comfort windscreen wipers with intermittent wiper control and automatic wipe/wash function (S)
Driver's door mirrors electrically adjustable and heated (S)
Electric windows with convenience feature and obstruction sensor (S)
Heated rear window (S)
Painted door handles (body colour) (S)
Rear window wiper with intermittent wiper control and automatic wipe/washfunction (S)
Solid roof with fabric lining in black (S)
Sun visors for driver and front passenger with vanity mirrors (S)
H4 halogen headlamps with integrated LED daytime driving lights (S)
Headlamp range adjustment, manual (S)
Reading light for driver and front passenger (S)
Third brake light featuring LED technology (S)
Fabric (S)
Leather (O)
Push-button e-shift with illuminated gear position indication (S)
Wheels with Black/Electric Orange accented inserts (O)
Advanced multi-stage driver and front-passenger air bags (S)
Anti-lock brake system (ABS) (S)
BeltAlert for front seats (S)
Brake Assist (S)
Brake/Park interlock (S)
Constant-force retractors (CFR) (S)
Driver and front-passenger seat-mounted side air bags (pelvic-thorax) (S)
Driver inflatable knee air bag (S)
e-Park prawl (S)
Electronic brake-force distribution (EBD) (S)
Electronic stability control (ESC) (S)
Front and rear side-curtain air bags (S)
Hill-start Assist (HSA) (S)
Intelligent battery sensor (IBS) (S)
LATCH (S)
Occupant restraint controller (ORC) (S)
ParkSense rear park assist system (S)
Pedestrian alert (S)
Reactive head restraints (front seats) (S)
Remote keyless/illuminated entry system (S)
Sentry Key engine immobilizer (S)
Three-point seat belts for all positions (S)
Tire pressure monitor system (S)
Traction control system (TCS) (S)
Vehicle theft security alarm (S)
12-volt power outlet (S)
7-inch TFT display (instrument cluster) (S)
AM/FM/CD/MP3/WMA Radio (S)
Auxiliary input jack (S)
Bluetooth (S)
Driver selectable Electronic Vehicle Information Center (EVIC) with trip computer (S)
Key fob - remote keyless entry with folding shank (S)
6 x premium speakers and a 276W amplifier (S)
SiriusXM Radio (S)
TomTom Navigation (S)
Uconnect 5.0 with a 5-inch touch screen, voice commands, handsfree (S)
USB Port with iPod control (S)
Automatic temperature control with humidity sensor (S)
Cabin air filtration (S)
50/50 split/fold-down rear seat (S)
Driver's seat with manual height adjuster, easy entry and seatback memory (S)
Heated driver and front-passenger seats (O)
Leather wrapped steering wheel with audio and cruise controls (S)
Steering column with manual tilt (S)
Front power windows with express one-touch down (S)
Front, parallel-action, variable-intermittent wipers (S)
Liftgate mounted spoiler, body color (S)
Rear, variable-intermittent wipers (S)
Rear-window defroster (S)
Sunroof - power with vent and one-touch express open (O)
Tinted glass (S)
Auto-dimming rearview mirror (S)
Electric Orange exterior mirrors (O)
Power adjustable, heated, with driver's side spotter mirror and manual foldaway (S)
Sun visors with vanity mirrors (S)
Bi-halogen projector headlamps (S)
Black accented headlamp, tail lamp and lower turn signal lamps (O)
Chrome lower turn signal lamps (S)
Chromed headlamp bezels (S)
Chromed tail lamp bezels (S)
Daytime-running lamps (DRL) (S)
Halogen fog lamps (S)
LED center high-mounted signal lamp (CHMSL) (S)
Fabric (S)
Leather (O)
Steam/Electric Orange interior colour (O)
-Anti-lock braking system (ABS) with built-in brake assist (S)
Driver and passenger airbags (S)
Electronic Stability Control (S)
Front and rear parking assistance (O)
Hill start assist (S)
Hydraulic braking assistance (S)
ISOFIX child seat attachment for front passenger seat and rear seats (S)
Side airbags (S)
Tyre repair kit, first-aid kit, safety vest, warning triangle (O)
12V power outlet (S)
6.75-inch touch-screen (S)
Built in FM radio, Apple Carplay, Android Auto (S)
e.GO Infotainment system (O)
Smartphone holder with USB port (S)
4 x speakers
Air-conditioning (O)
Electric heater (O)
Manually adjustable seats for driver and front passenger (S)
Reversible rear seats (O)
Seat heating for driver and front passenger (S)
Electric windows (O)
Heated windscreen and rear window heating (S)
Windscreen wipers with built-in rain sensor (S)
Heated side mirrors (S)
Fog lights (S)
Halogen headlights (S)
LED headlights (S)
Cloth (S)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional information-2013 - 2019 FIAT 500e is produced in Mexico (Toluca).
From 2016 to 2019 the FIAT 500e remains largely unchanged. 2017 brings the e-Sport Package as a separate model dubbed FIAT 500e e-Sport. 2018 offers a new set of colours and the number is decreased to six.
-Based on Volkswagen's MEB platform.
 2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé2019 FIAT 500e2020 Volkswagen e-up!2019 e.GO Life 20