2014 Fiat 500L First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2014 FIAT 500L - Road Test Specs

2014 Fiat 500L Hatchback

(1.4L 4-cyl. Turbo 6-speed Manual)


Year Make Model2014 Fiat 500L Lounge
Vehicle TypeFWD 2dr 4-passenger coupe
Estimated MSRPN/A
Assembly locationKragujevac, Serbia


ConfigurationTransverse, front engine, front-wheel drive
Engine typeInline-4, direct injection, turbocharged, gasoline
Displacement (cc/cu-in)1,368/83.5
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainSOHC, 4 valves per cylinder, variable intake-valve timing and lift
Compression ratio (x:1)9.8:1
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)160 @ 5,500
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)184 @ 2,500
Fuel type91 octane (recommended), 87 acceptable
Transmission typeSix-speed manual
Transmission ratios (x:1)1=4.154, 2= 2.118, 3=1.365, 4=0.978, 5=0.756, 6=0.622, R=4.0
Final-drive ratio (x:1)3.83


Suspension, frontIndependent MacPherson strut, lower L-arms, coil springs, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearSemi-independent twist-beam rear axle, coil springs, twin-tube dampers, stabilizer bar
Steering typeElectric-assist rack and pinion
Steering ratio (x:1)17.2
Tire make and modelGoodyear Eagle F1
Tire typeSummer
Tire size, front225/45R17
Tire size, rear225/45R17
Wheel size, front17-by-7 inches
Wheel size, rear17-by-7 inches
Wheel materialAluminum alloy
Brakes, front12.0-inch ventilated cast-iron rotors, single-piston sliding caliper
Brakes, rear10.4-inch solid cast-iron rotors, single-piston sliding caliper

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)NA
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)13.2

Audio and Advanced Technology

Stereo descriptionSatellite digital audio receiver system with HD radio
iPod/digital media compatibilityStandard
Satellite radioOptional
Bluetooth phone connectivityStandard
Navigation systemOptional
Parking aidsRear parking sensors

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)3,203
Length (in.)167.1
Width (in.)69.8
Height (in.)65.7
Wheelbase (in.)102.8
Track, front (in.)59.1
Track, rear (in.)55.4
Turning circle (ft.)32.3
Legroom, front (in.)40.4
Legroom, rear (in.)NA
Legroom, 3rd row (in.)NA
Headroom, front (in.)40.7
Headroom, rear (in.)NA
Headroom, 3rd row (in.)NA
Shoulder room, front (in.)57.3
Shoulder room, rear (in.)NA
Shoulder room, 3rd row (in.)NA
Seating capacity5
Trunk volume (cu-ft)23.1
Trunk volume, top down (cu-ft)NA
Max cargo volume behind 1st row (cu-ft)46.3
behind 2nd row (cu-ft)NA
behind 3rd row (cu-ft)NA


Bumper-to-bumper4 years/50,000 miles
Powertrain4 years/50,000 miles
Corrosion5 years/100,000 miles anti-perforation
Roadside assistance4 years/50,000 miles
Free scheduled maintenanceFree first service within 12 months or 15,000 miles

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