2013 Chevrolet Spark

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SPECIFICATIONS

Overview | Engine | Transmission | Chassis/Suspension | Brakes | Wheels/Tires | Dimensions | Capacities

Overview

Model:

Chevrolet Spark

Body style / driveline:

Five-door, four-passenger, front-engine; front-wheel drive

Construction:

Body-frame integral

EPA vehicle class:

Mini car

Manufacturing location:

South Korea

Key competitors:

Fiat 500, Smartfortwo, Scion iQ


Engine

 

Ecotec 1.25L I4 DOHC VVT
(LLO)

Type:

Transverse-mounted, four-cylinder dual overhead cam gasoline engine with variable valve timing

Displacement (cc / in.):

1249 / 76

Bore & stroke (mm / in.):

70.50 x 80 / 2.77 x 3.15

Block material:

Cast iron

Cylinder head material:

Aluminum

Valvetrain:

Overhead camshafts, four valves per cylinder

Fuel delivery:

Multi-port fuel injection

Ignition system:

Coil-on-plug with long-life (100,000-mile) spark plugs

Compression ratio:

10.5:1

Horsepower (hp / kW @ rpm):

84 / 64 @ 6400*

Torque (lb-ft / Nm @ rpm):

83 / 113 @ 4200*

Recommended fuel:

Regular unleaded

Max. engine speed (rpm):

6500 (man)
6850 (auto)

Emissions controls:

Close-coupled catalytic converter

Estimated fuel consumption:

 

Mi/imp.gal (city / hwy / combined)

auto:
40 / 54 / 46
man:
45 / 55 / 49

L/100km (city / hwy / combined)

auto:
7.1 / 5.2 / 6.2
man:
6.3 / 5.1 / 5.8


Transmissions

 

5-speed manual (std)

4-speed automatic (opt)

Gear ratios (:1)

Five-speed with integrated differential

Four-speed, electronically controlled, automatic overdrive transaxle with an electronically controlled torque converter clutch

Gear ratios (:1)

 

 

     First:

3.54

2.88

     Second:

2.05

1.57

     Third:

1.32

1.00

     Fourth:

0.95

0.70

     Fifth:

0.76

N/A

     Reverse:

3.39

2.30

     Final drive:

4.21

4.145


Chassis / Suspension

Front:

MacPherson strut-type

Rear:

Compound crank rear suspension

Steering type:

Electronic power steering

Steering ratio:

16:1

Steering wheel turns, lock-to-lock:

3

Turning circle, curb-to-curb (m / ft):

9.9 / 32.5


Brakes


Type:

front:
vented disc
rear:
drum

Rotor diameter (mm / in):

front:
256 / 10.1
rear:
200 / 7.9

Anti-lock braking system (ABS):

Four-channel w/ brake assist


Wheels / Tires

Wheel size and type:

15-inch five-split spoke silver painted aluminum (std)
15-inch aluminum machined gray painted (std on 2LT)

Tire size and type:

185/55R15 all-season


Dimensions

Exterior

Wheelbase (mm / in):

2375 / 93.5

Overall length (mm / in):

3675 / 144.7

Overall width (mm / in):

1598 / 62.9

Overall height (mm / in):

1549 / 6

Track

 

     Front (mm / in):

1415 / 55.7

     Rear (mm / in):

1410 / 55.5

 

Interior

Headroom

 

     Front (in /mm):

1001 / 39.4

     Rear (mm / in):

947 / 37.3

Legroom

 

     Front (mm / in):

1067 / 42

     Rear (mm / in):

894 / 35.2

Shoulder room

 

     Front (mm / in):

1288 / 50.7

     Rear (mm / in):

1262 / 49.7

Hip room

 

     Front (mm / in):

1219 / 48

     Rear (mm / in):

1206 / 47.5


Capacities

Seating capacity:

2 / 2

EPA passenger volume (L / cu ft):

2444 / 86.3

Curb weight base (kg / lb):

man :
1060 / 2237
auto.:
1060 / 2269

Cargo volume

 

Behind rear seat (L / cu ft):

323 / 11.4

Behind front seat, rear seat (L / cu ft):

884 / 31.2

Fuel tank (L / imp.gal):

34.8 / 7.7

 

*SAE certified.  Note: Information shown is current at time of publication.

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