2016 Chevrolet Spark EV Review, Pricing and Specs (2022)

2016 Chevrolet Spark EV Review, Pricing and Specs (1)

EPA Classification

Subcompact Cars


Front Wheel Drive

Engine Order Code


Engine Type and Required Fuel


Displacement (liters/cubic inches)


Fuel System


Maximum Horsepower @ RPM


Maximum Torque @ RPM


Cooling System Capacity (quarts)


Transmission Order Code


Transmission Description


Number of Transmission Speeds


Reverse Ratio (:1)


Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)


Clutch Size


EPA Greenhouse Gas Score


CO2 Emissions, 15K mi/year (tons)


Range, city/highway (miles)

0.00 / 0.00

EPA Fuel Economy, combined/city/highway (mpg)

/ /

EPA Fuel Economy Equivalent (for hybrid and electric vehicles), combined/city/highway (MPGe)

119 / 128 / 109

Fuel Capacity / Gas Tank Size


Aux Fuel Tank Capacity (gallons)


Wheelbase (inches)


Length (inches)


Width, without mirrors (inches)


Height (inches)


Front Track Width (inches)


Rear Track Width (inches)


Minimum Ground Clearance (inches)


Liftover Height (inches)


Passenger / Seating Capacity


Total Passenger Volume (cubic feet)


Front Head Room (inches)


Front Leg Room (inches)


Front Shoulder Room (inches)


Front Hip Room (inches)


Second Row Head Room (inches)


Second Row Leg Room (inches)


Second Row Shoulder Room (inches)


Second Row Hip Room (inches)


Trunk Space (cubic feet)


Cargo Space/Area with Rear Seat Down


Cargo Space/Area with Rear Seat Up


Steering Type


Steering Ratio (:1)


Turns, lock to lock


Turning Diameter / Radius, curb to curb (feet)


Turning Diameter / Radius, wall to wall (feet)


Front Suspension Type

MacPherson Strut

Rear Suspension Type

Compound Crank

Front Shock Absorber Diameter (mm)


Rear Shock Absorber Diameter (mm)


Front Anti-Roll Bar Diameter (inches)


Rear Anti-Roll Bar Diameter (inches)


Brake Type


Anti-Lock-Braking System


Front Brake Rotors, diameter x thickness (inches)

10.1 x -TBD-

Rear Brake Rotors, diameter x thickness (inches)

10.1 x -TBD-

Rear Drums, diameter x width (inches)


Front Wheel Size (inches)

15 x 6

Front Wheel Material


Front Tire Size


Rear Wheel Size (inches)

15 x 6.5

Rear Wheel Material


Rear Tire Size


Spare Wheel Size (inches)


Spare Wheel Material


Spare Tire Size


Maximum Trailer Weight, dead weight hitch (pounds)


Maximum Tongue Weight, dead weight hitch (pounds)


Maximum Trailer Weight, weight distributing hitch (pounds)


Maximum Tongue Weight, weight distributing hitch (pounds)


Base Curb Weight (pounds)


Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)


Chevrolet Spark EV Specs for Other Model Years

  • 2015 Chevrolet Spark EV
  • 2014 Chevrolet Spark EV

Engine, none

Electric drive unit

Axle, 3.87 final drive ratio

Front wheel drive

Alternator, none

Accessory rundown protection

Battery, 520 cold-cranking amps

Battery, Propulsion, Lithium-ion, Rechargeable Energy Storage System includes liquid thermal management system with active control

Charge cord, 120-volt, orange

Charge control, programmable time of day to optimize off-peak charging hours with charging indicator light on instrument panel

Charger, liquid-cooled on-board

Suspension, front, MacPherson struts

Suspension, rear, compound crank

Steering, power, electric

Brake, parking, electric

Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc with Brake Assist

Wheels, 15" (38.1 cm) aluminum

Tires, front 185/55R15 and rear 195/55R15 blackwall summer only

Tire inflation kit

License plate bracket, front

Liftgate trim, chrome

Rocker molding, body-color, lower

Moldings, chrome belt-line

Spoiler, rear with integrated LED center high-mounted stop/brake lamp (CHMSL)

Grille, unique solid upper and lower with active aero shutters

Headlamps, halogen with automatic exterior lamp control and Daytime Running Lamps

Lamp, LED center high-mounted stop/brake (CHMSL)

Mirrors, outside power-adjustable, body-color, manual-folding

Glass, solar absorbing

Wiper, rear, continuous, with washer

Wipers, front intermittent, variable

Door handles, body-color

Charge port door

Chevrolet MyLink radio, AM/FM stereo with seek-and-scan and digital clock includes Bluetooth streaming audio for music and select phones; voice recognition for compatible phone; Pandora, TuneIn radio, Stitcher and Siri Eyes Free voice recognition smartphone compatible; all functions controlled through 7" diagonal color touch-screen (Includes (UW6) 6-speaker system. Also includes eco routing capability through OnStar.)

SiriusXM Satellite Radio is standard on nearly all 2016 GM models. Enjoy a 3-month All Access trial subscription with over 150 channels including commercial-free music, plus sports, news and entertainment. Plus listening on the app and online is included, so you'll hear the best SiriusXM has to offer, anywhere life takes you. Welcome to the world of SiriusXM. (IMPORTANT: The SiriusXM Satellite Radio trial package is not provided on vehicles that are ordered for Fleet Daily Rental ("FDR") use. If you decide to continue service after your trial, the subscription plan you choose will automatically renew thereafter and you will be charged according to your chosen payment method at then-current rates. Fees and taxes apply. To cancel you must call us at 1-866-635-2349. See our Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. All fees and programming subject to change.)

Audio system feature, 6-speaker system

Audio system feature, USB port and auxiliary input jack, located in front center stack storage bin

Antenna, roof-mounted

OnStar with 4G LTE and built-in Wi-Fi hotspot to connect to the internet at 4G LTE speeds, includes 3GB or 3 months OnStar Data Trial (whichever comes first) (Available 4G LTE Wi-Fi requires compatible mobile device, active OnStar subscription and data plan after trial.)

OnStar Basic Plan for 5 years including limited RemoteLink mobile app services, Advanced Diagnostics and Dealer Maintenance Notification (Basic Plan available for 5 years from the date of vehicle delivery, and is transferable. Does not include Emergency, Security or Navigation services.)

Seats, front high-back bucket with adjustable head restraints

Seats, heated driver and front passenger

Seat adjuster, driver 4-way manual with manual recline

Seat adjuster, passenger 2-way manual with manual recline

Seat, rear, 60/40-split, folding with adjustable outboard headrests

Trim, seat, leatherette

Armrest, driver, folding

Center stack trim, Electric Blue

Storage, lower center IP bin

Storage, front passenger IP tray

Storage, driver IP coin tray

Floor covering, carpet

Floor mats, carpeted front and rear with EV logo and Electric Blue surging

Steering wheel, leather-wrapped, 3-spoke, Silver accents

Steering column, Tilt-Wheel

Steering wheel controls, mounted audio and phone interface controls

Driver Information Center, 7" diagonal cluster with reconfigurable LCD color display

Instrumentation, digital with speedometer, EV range projection and trip computer

Mobile application, OnStar RemoteLink app, requires compatible smartphone

Windows, power, front and rear

Door locks, power programmable

Door locks, power, emergency unlock, automatic

Power outlet, auxiliary, located in front center stack storage bin and console

Keyless start, push button

Remote Keyless Entry

Remote vehicle starter system, passenger compartment preconditioning

Cruise control, electronic with set and resume speed, steering wheel-mounted

Theft-deterrent system, content theft alarm

Vehicle immobilizer, theft-deterrent system

Air conditioning, single-zone automatic climate control

Air filtration system includes odor reducing system

Defogger, rear-window


Mirror, inside rearview manual day/night

Visors, driver and front passenger vanity mirrors, covered

Assist handles, driver, front passenger and rear outboard

Lighting, dimming instrument panel cluster

Lighting, interior overhead courtesy lamp with OnStar controls

Lighting, rear cargo compartment lamp

Driver foot rest, left side

Bottle holder with door storage pocket on driver and front passenger doors

Cup holders, 2 front and 2 rear

Shift lever, floor-mounted

Map pocket, front passenger seatback

Console, rear, center with storage tray

Cargo net, envelope type

Cargo security shelf, rear

Shopping bag hooks, located on base of driver and front passenger head restraints

Hill Start Assist

StabiliTrak, stability control system with Brake Assist

Traction control

Air bags, 10 total (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owner's Manual for more information.)

Air bags, dual-stage, frontal, driver and right-front passenger includes Passenger Sensing System (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owner's Manual for more information.)

Air bags, thorax side-impact seat-mounted, side-front and rear outboard seating positions (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owner's Manual for more information.)

Air bags, head curtain, side-front and rear outboard seating positions (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owner's Manual for more information.)

Air bags, knee, driver and front passenger (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owner's Manual for more information.)

OnStar Guidance Plan for 3 years including Automatic Crash Response, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Roadside Assistance, Turn-by-Turn Navigation, Advanced Diagnostics and more (trial excludes Hands-Free Calling) (Visit www.onstar.com for coverage map, details and system limitations. Services may vary by model and conditions.)

Safety belts, 3-point, all positions, front height adjustable

Safety belt pretensioners, driver and front passenger, dual

LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for child safety seats

Tire Pressure Monitoring System

3 Basic Years / 36,000 Basic Miles

5 Drivetrain Years / 60,000 Drivetrain Miles

Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles Drivetrain Note / 100,000 Hybrid/Electric Components Miles

5 Roadside Assistance Years / 6 Corrosion Years

3 Corrosion Years / 100,000 Corrosion Miles

36,000 Corrosion Miles / 8 Hybrid/Electric Components Years

60,000 Roadside Assistance Miles / Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles Roadside Assistance Note

2 Maintenance Years / 24,000 Maintenance Miles

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