FIAT 500X vs. Ford EcoSport

Grigio Chiaro
VS
Canyon Ridge

Key Specs

MSRP

MSRP
$19,995 - $23,890
Not Available

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.78 / 5
9 Reviews
4.44 / 5
79 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
160 - 180 hp
123 - 166 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
1.4L I4 MultiAir Turbo
2.4L I4 ZERO EVAP M
1.0L EcoBoost
2.0L Ti

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional
Not Available

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Not Available

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.4 in.
42.9 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.1 in.
39.6 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
34.8 in.
36.7 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.8 in.
37.5 in.

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Not Available

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional
Not Available

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Not Available
Optional

Exterior Features

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
101.2 in.
99.2 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
36.3 ft.
35 ft.

Width

Width
70.7 in.
69.5 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
2967 .lbs
3020 - 3300 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
160 - 180 hp
123 - 166 hp

Torque

Torque
175 - 184 ft. lbs.
125 - 149 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
Not Available
1400 - 2000 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
Not Available
140 - 200 .lbs

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Optional
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Not Available

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
12.7 gal.
13.6 gal.

Combined

Combined
11 - 15 mpg
12 - 15 mpg

City

City
21 mpg
23 mpg

Highway

Highway
29 mpg
29 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional
Optional

Safety Features

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights
Optional
Not Available

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Not Available

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
FIAT 500X
Ford EcoSport

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive
Four Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Small Station Wagon
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD - Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
100.1 ft³.
91.1 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
2967 lbs.
3020 - 3300 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
24 - 28 mpg.
25 - 28 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
21 - 25 mpg.
23 - 27 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
29 - 33 mpg.
29 mpg.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
EAM - ED8
99E - 99L

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 - Regular Unleaded I-4
Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-3 - Regular Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
1.4 L/83 - 2.4 L/144
1.0 L/61 - 2.0 L/122

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
DE1 - DFH
446 - 447

Trans Type

Trans Type
6 - 9
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD - Manual w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.15 - 4.71
4.58 - 4.85

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.12 - 2.84
2.96

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.36 - 1.91
1.91

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.98 - 1.38
1.44

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.76 - 1.00
1.00

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.62 - 0.81
0.75

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.83 - 4.00
2.94

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.73 - 4.44
3.44 - 3.51

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
500
Not Available

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.3, 7.1, 7.3
6.3 - 7.0

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150 - 160
Not Available

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Torsion Beam

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Torsion Beam

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
TKE, TND, TTU
Not Available

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
TKE, TND, TTU
Not Available

Spare Tire Order Code

Spare Tire Order Code
TBC
51A

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P215/55HR17, P215/60HR16, P215/60HR17
P205/60HR16

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P215/55HR17, P215/60HR16, P215/60HR17
P205/60HR16

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Compact

Front Wheel Size

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

Rear Wheel Size

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

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Compact in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
36.3 ft.
35 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

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.
Not Available

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11 in.
Not Available

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
12.7 gal.
13.6 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.1 in.
39.6 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.4 in.
42.9 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
54.3 in.
53.3 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
53.3 in.
51.6 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.8 in.
37.5 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
34.8 in.
36.7 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
52.8 in.
51.3 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
52.2 in.
50.9 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
101.2 in.
99.2 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
70.7 in.
69.5 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
63.1 in.
64.8 - 65.1 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
60.7 - 60.9 in.
59.8 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
60.7 - 61 in.
59.7 in.

Liftover Height

Liftover Height
29.8 in.
Not Available

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
39.8 ft³.
50 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
14.1 ft³.
20.9 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
14.1 ft³.
20.9 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.70
Not Available

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.58
Not Available

Model Group

Model Group
500X
EcoSport

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Subcompact Sport Utility
Subcompact Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
1.4 - 2.4
1.0 - 2.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
SOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum - iron
aluminum - iron

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
3 - 4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4