Fiat 500 Ground Clearance in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Ride height changes trhough history

Quick notes on Fiat 500 clearance

    • Estimated clearance for generation: 166 mm (6.5 in)
    • Offroad abilities: above average
    • Ride height per person: 33.2 mm (1.3 in)
    • Clearance when loaded: 134 — 146 mm (5.3 — 5.7 in)
    • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
    • Clearance to tire height: 166 mm / 129 mm
    • Ride height to disc diameter: 166 mm / 432 mm
    • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 178 mm
    • Difference with world average: +5 mm
    • Clearancell rating: 6 / 10

Clearance to power ratio

  • 1.0 FireFly Turbo — 0.8 hp/mm
  • 1.6 e TorQ — 0.7 hp/mm
  • 1.3 FireFly Turbo — 1 hp/mm
  • 1.6 MultiJet II — 0.8 hp/mm
  • 1.3 MultiJet II — 0.6 hp/mm
  • 2.0 MultiJet II — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 1.3 Turbo — 0.9 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 1.0 FireFly Turbo — 1.2 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 e TorQ — 1 Nm/mm
  • 1.3 FireFly Turbo — 1.7 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 MultiJet II — 2 Nm/mm
  • 1.3 MultiJet II — 1.3 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 MultiJet II — 2 Nm/mm
  • 1.3 Turbo — 1.4 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 1.0 FireFly Turbo — 27 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 e TorQ — 23 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.3 FireFly Turbo — 26 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 MultiJet II — 33 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.3 MultiJet II — 37 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.3 Turbo — 22 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    1.0 FireFly Turbo 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    157 mm/L 124 mm
    (4.9 in)
    -3% 9.8
    1.6 e TorQ 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    98 mm/L 124 mm
    (4.9 in)
    -3% 9.8
    1.3 FireFly Turbo 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    118 mm/L 124 mm
    (4.9 in)
    -3% 9.8
    1.6 MultiJet II 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    98 mm/L 124 mm
    (4.9 in)
    -3% 9.8
    1.3 MultiJet II 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    126 mm/L 124 mm
    (4.9 in)
    -3% 9.8
    2.0 MultiJet II 174 mm
    (6.9 in)
    89 mm/L 141 mm
    (5.6 in)
    +7% 10.9
    1.3 Turbo 202 mm
    (8 in)
    152 mm/L 169 mm
    (6.7 in)
    +20% 12.5
    Vehicle 1.0 FireFly Turbo
    Clearance 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 157 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 124 mm (4.9 in)
    Difference from world average -3%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 1.6 e TorQ
    Clearance 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 98 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 124 mm (4.9 in)
    Difference from world average -3%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 1.3 FireFly Turbo
    Clearance 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 118 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 124 mm (4.9 in)
    Difference from world average -3%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 1.6 MultiJet II
    Clearance 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 98 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 124 mm (4.9 in)
    Difference from world average -3%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 1.3 MultiJet II
    Clearance 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 126 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 124 mm (4.9 in)
    Difference from world average -3%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 2.0 MultiJet II
    Clearance 174 mm (6.9 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 89 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 141 mm (5.6 in)
    Difference from world average +7%
    Ride height to car height 10.9%
    Vehicle 1.3 Turbo
    Clearance 202 mm (8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 152 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 169 mm (6.7 in)
    Difference from world average +20%
    Ride height to car height 12.5%

    Quick notes on Fiat 500 clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 160 mm (6.3 in)
      • Offroad abilities: above average
      • Ride height per person: 32 mm (1.3 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 128 — 140 mm (5 — 5.5 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 172 mm
      • Difference with world average: -1 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 6 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 1.0 FireFly Turbo — 0.8 hp/mm
  • 1.6 e TorQ — 0.7 hp/mm
  • 1.3 FireFly Turbo — 1 hp/mm
  • 1.6 MultiJet II — 0.8 hp/mm
  • 2.0 MultiJet II — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 1.3 MultiJet II — 0.6 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 1.0 FireFly Turbo — 1.2 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 e TorQ — 1 Nm/mm
  • 1.3 FireFly Turbo — 1.7 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 MultiJet II — 2 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 MultiJet II — 2 Nm/mm
  • 1.3 MultiJet II — 1.3 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 1.0 FireFly Turbo — 27 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 e TorQ — 23 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.3 FireFly Turbo — 26 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 MultiJet II — 33 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.3 MultiJet II — 37 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    1.0 FireFly Turbo 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    157 mm/L 124 mm
    (4.9 in)
    -3% 9.8
    1.6 e TorQ 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    98 mm/L 124 mm
    (4.9 in)
    -3% 9.8
    1.3 FireFly Turbo 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    118 mm/L 124 mm
    (4.9 in)
    -3% 9.8
    1.6 MultiJet II 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    98 mm/L 124 mm
    (4.9 in)
    -3% 9.8
    2.0 MultiJet II 174 mm
    (6.9 in)
    89 mm/L 141 mm
    (5.6 in)
    +7% 10.9
    1.3 MultiJet II 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    126 mm/L 124 mm
    (4.9 in)
    -3% 9.8
    Vehicle 1.0 FireFly Turbo
    Clearance 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 157 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 124 mm (4.9 in)
    Difference from world average -3%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 1.6 e TorQ
    Clearance 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 98 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 124 mm (4.9 in)
    Difference from world average -3%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 1.3 FireFly Turbo
    Clearance 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 118 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 124 mm (4.9 in)
    Difference from world average -3%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 1.6 MultiJet II
    Clearance 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 98 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 124 mm (4.9 in)
    Difference from world average -3%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%
    Vehicle 2.0 MultiJet II
    Clearance 174 mm (6.9 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 89 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 141 mm (5.6 in)
    Difference from world average +7%
    Ride height to car height 10.9%
    Vehicle 1.3 MultiJet II
    Clearance 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 126 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 124 mm (4.9 in)
    Difference from world average -3%
    Ride height to car height 9.8%

    Quick notes on Fiat 500 clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 120 mm (4.7 in)
      • Offroad abilities: poor
      • Ride height per person: 24 mm (0.9 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 88 — 100 mm (3.5 — 3.9 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: high
      • Clearance to tire height: 120 mm / 113 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 120 mm / 406 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 132 mm
      • Difference with world average: -41 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 2 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 1.4 MultiAir — 1.3 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 1.4 MultiAir — 2.1 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 1.4 MultiAir — 13 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    1.4 MultiAir 120 mm
    (4.7 in)
    88 mm/L 87 mm
    (3.4 in)
    -34% 7.2
    Vehicle 1.4 MultiAir
    Clearance 120 mm (4.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 88 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 87 mm (3.4 in)
    Difference from world average -34%
    Ride height to car height 7.2%

    Quick notes on Fiat 500 clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 114 mm (4.5 in)
      • Offroad abilities: poor
      • Ride height per person: 28.5 mm (1.1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 82 — 94 mm (3.2 — 3.7 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: high
      • Clearance to tire height: 114 mm / 88 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 114 mm / 406 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 126 mm
      • Difference with world average: -47 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 2 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 1.4 MultiAir — 1.2 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 1.4 MultiAir — 1.8 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 1.4 MultiAir — 15 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    1.4 MultiAir 114 mm
    (4.5 in)
    83 mm/L 81 mm
    (3.2 in)
    -41% 7.5
    Vehicle 1.4 MultiAir
    Clearance 114 mm (4.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 83 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 81 mm (3.2 in)
    Difference from world average -41%
    Ride height to car height 7.5%

    Quick notes on Fiat 500 clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 178 mm (7 in)
      • Offroad abilities: good
      • Ride height per person: 35.6 mm (1.4 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 146 — 158 mm (5.7 — 6.2 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
      • Clearance to tire height: 178 mm / 129 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 178 mm / 406 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 190 mm
      • Difference with world average: +17 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 8 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.4 MultiAir2 Tigershark — 1 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.4 MultiAir2 Tigershark — 1.3 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.4 MultiAir2 Tigershark — 19 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.4 MultiAir2 Tigershark 178 mm
    (7 in)
    75 mm/L 145 mm
    (5.7 in)
    +10% 11.1
    Vehicle 2.4 MultiAir2 Tigershark
    Clearance 178 mm (7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 75 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 145 mm (5.7 in)
    Difference from world average +10%
    Ride height to car height 11.1%