Comparison between:
- 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV
- 2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé
2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé
Model year20172020
MarketNorth AmericaEurope
PriceUSD 37,495 (USA, Sep 2016)GBP 21,195 (UK, Oct 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

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

Body styleHatchbackHatchback
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
High-strength steel
Exterior colorsArctic Blue Metallic
Cajun Red Tintcoat
Kinetic Blue Metallic
Mosaic Black Metallic
Nightfall Grey Metallic
Orange Burst Metallic
Summit White
Silver Ice Metallic
White
Black
Carmine Red
Gold Beige
Lime Green
Cool Silver
Lava Orange
Midnight Blue
Moon White
Titania Grey
Graphite Grey
Interior colorsDark Galvanized with Sky Cool Gray accents
Dark Galvanized Grey
Light Ash Gray seats with Ceramic White accents
Black
Black/Blue
Black/Grey
Number of doors52
Number of seats52
Length164.0 in
4166 mm
106.1 in
2695 mm
Width69.5 in
1765 mm
65.5 in
1663 mm
Width with mirrors-74.5 in
1893 mm
Height62.8 in
1594 mm
61.2 in
1555 mm
Wheelbase102.4 in
2601 mm
73.7 in
1873 mm
Front track59.1 in
1501 mm
57.8 in
1469 mm
Rear track59.1 in
1501 mm
56.3 in
1430 mm
Clearance6.0 in
152 mm
4.4 in
113 mm
Front headroom39.7 in
1008 mm
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Rear headroom37.9 in
963 mm
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Front shoulder room54.6 in
1387 mm
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Rear shoulder room52.8 in
1341 mm
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Front hip room51.6 in
1311 mm
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Rear hip room50.8 in
1290 mm
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Front legroom41.6 in
1057 mm
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Rear legroom36.5 in
927 mm
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Passenger volume2673.0 l
94.40 ft3
2.67 m3
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Total volume3152.0 l
111.31 ft3
3.15 m3
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Trunk volume479.0 l
16.92 ft3
0.48 m3
260.0 l
9.18 ft3
0.26 m3
Maximum trunk volume1603.0 l
56.61 ft3
1.60 m3
350.0 l
12.36 ft3
0.35 m3
Curb weight3582.51 lb
1625 kg
2392.02 lb
1085 kg
Payload930.35 lb
422 kg
496.04 lb
225 kg
GVWR4512.86 lb
2047 kg
2888.06 lb
1310 kg
Drag coefficient0.308 Cd-
Additional informationOverhang front / rear - 836 mm / 730 mm-

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronous-
Location of the motorFrontRear
Power150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
60 kW
80.5 hp
81.6 ps
Torque360 Nm
36.7 kgm
265.5 ft-lb
160 Nm
16.3 kgm
118.0 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modesNormal
Sport
Drive
Low
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Additional information-Radar-based recuperation

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed90.1 mph
145.0 km/h
80.8 mph
130.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h-11.50 s
Acceleration from 80 to 120 km/h4.50 s-
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph6.90 s-

Driving range

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

Driving rangeEPA: 238.0 mi / 383.0 kmNEDC: 98.8 mi / 159.0 km
Real range: 69.0 mi / 111.0 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: 110 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 119 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 128 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 17.6 kWh/100 km

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 circle10.8 m
35.43 ft
6.95 m
22.80 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.91-

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio7.05-

Suspension

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

Front suspensionIndependent
MacPherson strut
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Independent
MacPherson strut
Shock absorbers
Coil springs (helical springs)
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Rear suspensionCoil springs (helical springs)
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Shock absorbers
Semi-independent
Semi-independent
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsDrums
Additional informationFront brake rotor diameter: 276 mm / 11 in
Rear brake rotor diamete: 264 mm / 10 in
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Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims6.5Jx17
6.5Jx17
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Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres215/50R17 H165/65R15
185/60R15

Battery

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

ManufacturerLG ChemDeutsche Accumotive
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity60 kWh17.6 kWh
Number of cells28896
Number of modules103
Voltage350 V-
Energy density230 Wh/kg-
Weight961.22 lb
436 kg
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Volume285.0 l
10.06 ft3
0.28 m3
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LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature--40 °C
-40 °F
Maximum ambient temperature-50 °C
122 °F
Additional informationWith active thermal conditioning
Cell height - 3.9 in
Cell width - 13.1 in
96s3p format
Beattery heater

Charging type

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

Charging typeHousehold charging, 1.44 kW
Wallbox 3.84 kW, 3.84 kW
Wallbox 7.68 kW, 7.68 kW
DC fast charging, 80 kW
Wallbox, 4.6 kW
Wallbox, 22 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

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

Onboard charger/Charging portOptional onboard charger, Type 1 CCS1, 7.2 kW
Onboard charger, Type 1, 7.2 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 4.6 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 22 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, 0:36-0:45
Wallbox 7.68 kW, 8:20-9:30
Wallbox 3.84 kW, 15:38-19:00
Household charging, 41:40-50:00
Wallbox 22 kW, 0:48
Wallbox 4.6 kW, 3:50

Additional features

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

Additional featuresCargo cover (S)
Dual-port grille (Dark Silver or Black) (S)
EV Navigation Mapping (S)
Tailgate-mounted rear spoiler (S)
Two front cupholders (S)
Blind Spot Alert (O)
Cross-Traffic Alert (O)
Drag control (S)
Dual-stage frontal, driver and right-front passenger (S)
Electric Parking Brake (S)
Electronic brake force distribution (S)
Four-channel ABS (S)
GM Electronic Precision Shift (EPS) shifter (S)
Head curtain side-impact, front and rear outboard seating positions (S)
Knee for driver and front passenger (S)
Lane Departure Warning System (O)
LATCH system (S)
Overtaking Sensor (O)
Parking assist (S)
Parking Assistance (O)
Pedestrian Safety Signal (S)
Rear doors child locks (S)
Side blind zone alert with lane change alert (S)
StabiliTrak (S)
Surround Vision (O)
Thorax side-impact seat-mounted for side-front outboard seating positions (S)
Thorax side-impact seat-mounted, side-rear outboard seating positions (S)
Traction control system (S)
10.2-inch touchscreen with MyLink infotainment system (S)
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support (S)
Bose premium 7-speaker system (O)
Driver Information Center with an 8-inch multi-color graphic display (S)
Keyless open and push-button start (S)
OnStar with 4G LTE and Wi-Fi for up to 7 devices (S)
SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite radio (S)
2 x USB charging-only ports for rear passengers (S)
Wireless Charging for compatible smartphones (O)
60/40 split folding for rear seats (S)
Front passenger seatback map pocket (S)
Heated front seats (O)
Heated outbound rear seats (S)
Rear armrest with two cupholders (S)
Leather-trimmed steering wheel (O)
Manually heated steering wheel (O)
Steering Wheel Adjustment (S)
Intermittent windshield and rear window wiper (S)
Power front windows (S)
Rear window electric defogger (S)
Automatic rearview mirror (O)
Digital rearview mirror using a rear-facing camera (O)
Heated side mirrors (S)
Power-adjustable side mirrors (S)
Sun visors with sliding vanity mirrors (S)
HID projector beam headlights (S)
Incandescent cargo lamp (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED dome lights (S)
LED taillamps (S)
Deluxe cloth (S)
Perforated leather (S)
Centre 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)

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional informationBuilt on the GM BEV2 platform.-
 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé