Comparison between:
- 2015 Chevrolet Spark EV
- 2016 FIAT 500e

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2015 Chevrolet Spark EV2016 FIAT 500e
2015 Chevrolet Spark EV2016 FIAT 500e
Model year20152016
MarketNorth America, Europe, South KoreaNorth America
PriceUSD 25,995 (USA, Apr 2015)
USD 27,495 (USA, Jun 2014)
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Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackHatchback
MaterialsHigh-strength steelSteel
Exterior colorsElectric Blue
Silver Ice
Black Granite
Summit White
Titanium
Salsa
Lime
Gloss Black
Granite Crystal Metallic Clear Coat
Billet Silver Metallic Clear Coat
White Pearl Tri-Coat
Electric Orange Pearl Tri-Coat
Light Blue Clear Coat
Dark Gray Clear Coat
Light Gray
Interior colorsElectric Blue
Dark Pewter
Black/Electric Orange
Steam/Electric Orange
Number of doors54
Number of seats44
Length146.5 in
3720 mm
142.4 in
3617 mm
Width64.1 in
1627 mm
64.1 in
1627 mm
Height62.6 in
1590 mm
60.1 in
1527 mm
Wheelbase93.5 in
2375 mm
90.6 in
2300 mm
Front track55.5 in
1410 mm
55.4 in
1407 mm
Rear track54.8 in
1391 mm
55.0 in
1397 mm
Front headroom39.4 in
1000 mm
38.9 in
989 mm
Rear headroom37.3 in
948 mm
35.6 in
903 mm
Front shoulder room50.7 in
1288 mm
49.4 in
1255 mm
Rear shoulder room49.7 in
1263 mm
46.4 in
1179 mm
Front hip room48.0 in
1218 mm
47.8 in
1215 mm
Rear hip room47.5 in
1206 mm
42.6 in
1083 mm
Front legroom42.0 in
1067 mm
40.7 in
1035 mm
Rear legroom35.2 in
893 mm
27.6 in
702 mm
Passenger volume2444.0 l
86.31 ft3
2.44 m3
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Total volume2717.0 l
95.95 ft3
2.72 m3
2027.5 l
71.60 ft3
2.03 m3
Trunk volume273.0 l
9.64 ft3
0.27 m3
198.2 l
7.00 ft3
0.20 m3
Maximum trunk volume663.0 l
23.41 ft3
0.66 m3
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Curb weight2866.01 lb
1300 kg
2987.26 lb
1355 kg
Drag coefficient0.326 Cd0.311 Cd
Additional informationFront overhang - 790 mm.
Rear overhang - 555 mm.
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Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerGeneral Motors-
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontFront
Power105 kW
140.8 hp
142.8 ps
83 kW
111.3 hp
112.8 ps
Torque444 Nm
45.3 kgm
327.5 ft-lb
200 Nm
20.4 kgm
147.5 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modesNormal
Sport
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Additional informationThe motor is oil-cooled.-

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed90.1 mph
145.0 km/h
85.1 mph
137.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph7.20 s-

Driving range

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

Driving rangeEPA: 51.0 mi / 82.0 kmEPA: 83.9 mi / 135.0 km

Energy efficiency

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

Energy efficiencyEPA, CMB: 28 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 109 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 119 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 128 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 103 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 112 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 121 MPGe

Steering

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

Type of steering mechanismRack and pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronic
Turning circle10.3 m
33.79 ft
9.54 m
31.30 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.83

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)
Axle ratio3.879.59

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
MacPherson strut
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
Rear suspensionSemi-independent
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Semi-independent
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Touring-tuned suspension

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discs-
Additional informationBrake rotor diameter front (single piston): 256 mm
Brake rotor diameter rear (single piston): 258 mm
Front rotor size and type - 284 x 22 mm
Rear rotor size and type - 251 x 11 mm

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims-5.5Jx15

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres185/55R15
195/55R15
185/55R15

Battery

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

ManufacturerLG Chem-
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity18.4 kWh24 kWh
Number of cells19297
Voltage400 V364 V
Weight473.99 lb
215 kg
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Volume139.0 l
4.91 ft3
0.14 m3
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Location-Under the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationAir convection
Water-based coolant circulation
Additional information-Passive and active cooling
Active heating

Charging type

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

Charging typeDC fast charging, 50 kWWallbox, 6.6 kW
DC charging, 40 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

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

Onboard charger/Charging port-Onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 6.6 kW

Charging time

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

Charging timeDC fast charging, 0:20-0:25DC Charging, 0:36
Wallbox, 3:39

Additional features

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

Additional featuresAdjustable head restraints (S)
Anti-theft technology (S)
Brake assist (S)
Collapsible steering column (S)
Cruise control (S)
Electronic parking break (S)
Four-wheel ABS (S)
Hill Start Assist (S)
Immobilizer (S)
LATCH child seat attachment system (S)
OnStar with 4G LTE (3 years free) (S)
Rollover sensing system (S)
Seat belt pretensioners in the front seats (S)
StabiliTrak stability control (S)
10 x standard airbags (S)
Standard electronic brakeforce distribution (S)
Three-point safety belts in all four seats (S)
Traction control (S)
7-inch LCD display (S)
Bluetooth capability (S)
Built-in Wi-Fi hotspot (S)
Chevrolet MyLink, USB port, auxiliary input jack (S)
Push-button start (S)
Remote keyless entry (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio (three-month trial period) (S)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio (three-month trial period) (S)
6 x speakers (S)
Remote start/cabin pre-conditioning (S)
Heated front seats (O)
Leather-wrapped (O)
Steering wheel-mounted controls (S)
Power locks and windows (S)
Fabric (S)
Leatherette (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)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional information-2013 - 2019 FIAT 500e is produced in Mexico (Toluca).
The 2016 Fiat 500e features an all-new 5.0 Uconnect system with 5-inch touchscreen radio and integrated voice command. Offers two new exterior colors and a Touring-tuned suspension.
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