FIAT 500L vs. Chevrolet Cruze

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$22,160
$17,995

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
160 hp
153 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
1.4L I4 MultiAir Turbo
1.4L turbo DOHC 4

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
40 in.
42 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.7 in.
38.9 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
36.7 in.
36.1 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.7 in.
37.3 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

AUX Input

AUX Input

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Steel

Tire Width

Tire Width
P205/55HR16 - P225/45HR17
195/65R15

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
102.8 in.
106.3 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
32.3 ft.
38.7 ft.

Length

Length
167.3 in.
183.7 in.

Width

Width
69.8 in.
70.5 in.

Mechanical Specs

Horsepower

Horsepower
160 hp
153 hp

Torque

Torque
184 ft. lbs.
177 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
13.2 gal.
13.7 gal.

Combined

Combined
26 mpg
33 mpg

City

City
22 mpg
28 mpg

Highway

Highway
30 mpg
38 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
FIAT 500L
Chevrolet Cruze

Body Style

Body Style
Hatchback
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Small Station Wagon
Midsize Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
98.8 ft³.
94 ft³.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
25 mpg.
32 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
22 mpg.
28 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
30 mpg.
38 mpg.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
EAM
LE2

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Turbocharged Gas I4

Displacement

Displacement
1.4 L/83
1.4L/85

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
Direct Injection

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
DF4
MNU

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.04
4.449

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.37
2.908

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.56
1.893

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.16
1.446

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.85
1.00

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
0.742

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.19
2.871

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.68
3.14

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.1
5.5

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150
130

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
MacPherson Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam
Compound Crank

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
w/Coil Springs

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
TQR - TV6
Q1M

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
TQR - TV6
Q1M

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P205/55HR16 - P225/45HR17
195/65R15

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P205/55HR16 - P225/45HR17
195/65R15

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
16 X 6.5 - 17 X 7 in.
15 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
16 X 6.5 - 17 X 7 in.
15 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Steel

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Pwr

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
32.3 ft.
38.7 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
Pwr

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12 in.
10.8 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.4 in.
10.4 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
13.2 gal.
13.7 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.7 in.
38.9 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
40 in.
42.0 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.3 in.
54.9 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
54.9 in.
53.2 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.7 in.
37.3 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
36.7 in.
36.1 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
54.6 in.
53.2 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
49.4 in.
51.9 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
102.8 in.
106.3 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
167.3 in.
183.7 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
69.8 in.
70.5 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
65.7 in.
57.4 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
59.1 in.
60.1 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
59.4 in.
61.1 in.

Model Group

Model Group
500L
Cruze

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Compact
Compact

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Hatchback
Sedan

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
1.4
1.4

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
SOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
iron
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4