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Selected Style 2-Door HB Pop
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HB Pop 31 40 $16,034 $16,445
2-Door HB Sport 31 40 $17,015 $17,500
2-Door HB Lounge 31 40 $17,945 $18,500
2-Door HB Turbo 28 34 $18,875 $19,500
2-Door HB Abarth 28 34 $21,381 $22,195
2-Door HB 1957 Edition 31 40 $17,945 $18,500
5-Door HB Manual LS
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door HB LT N/A N/A $25,747 $26,820
5-Door HB LS 31 39 $11,901 $12,270
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,034
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,445
Monthly Payment Estimate
$274 / month
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TCC's Bottom Line If you're willing to go small, the 2014 Fiat 500 is one of the most stylish ways to do it—and the Abarth and Turbo add just the right 'edge' to the personality. The 2015 Chevrolet Spark can actually seat four adults and manage frugal fuel economy; it's best of the minicars.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 31 mpg 31 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 40 mpg 39 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Minicompact Cars Subcompact Car
Number of Passenger Doors - 4
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 40.7 42.00
Front Hip Room (in) 47.9 48.00
Second Leg Room (in) 31.7 35.20
Front Head Room (in) 38.9 39.40
Passenger Volume (ft³) 75.6 86.3
Second Hip Room (in) 42.6 47.50
Front Shoulder Room (in) 49.4 50.70
Second Head Room (in) 35.6 37.30
Passenger Capacity 4 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 46.4 49.70
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 55 55.50
Wheelbase (in) 90.6 93.50
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 64.1 62.90
Track Width, Front (in) 55.4 55.70
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.1 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 139.6 144.70
Height, Overall (in) 59.8 61.00
Liftover Height (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 9.5 11.4
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 30.1 31.2
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.4 NA
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake Type - Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 10.5 9.2
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 30.6 32.5
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Electric
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - NA
Tires
Front Tire Size P185/55HR15 P185/55R15
Spare Tire Size NA NA
Front Tire Order Code T1A RBC
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P185/55HR15 P185/55R15
Rear Tire Order Code T1A RBC
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2363 2269
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA NA
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 X 6 15 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 X 6 15 x - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 500 375
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 100
Engine
Engine Type Premium Unleaded I-4 Gas I4
Fuel System Sequential MPI Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 98 @ 4000 83 @ 4200
Engine Order Code EAB LL0
Displacement 1.4 L/83 1.2L/76
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 101 @ 6500 84 @ 6400
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 31 31
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 34 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 40 39
Transmission
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.82 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.17 - TBD -
Trans Order Code DDF MX2
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.91 - TBD -
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.44 4.21
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.34 - TBD -
Trans Type 5 5
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Clutch Size (in) - - TBD -
Summary
Body Style Hatchback Hatchback
Vehicle Name FIAT 500 Chevrolet Spark
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut NA
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam Compound Crank
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam NA
Suspension Type - Front Strut MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - N/A
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - N/A
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - - TBD -
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 5.3 5.3
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score - - TBD -
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - NA
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - - TBD -
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
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Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
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Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
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Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
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Overall Side Crash Rating
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Side Barrier Rating
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Side Barrier Rating Driver
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Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
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Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
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Combined Side Rating Front Seat
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Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
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Rollover Rating
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