Fiat 500 TwinAir vs Toyota iQ - specifications

 Fiat 500 TwinAirToyota iQ
On the road price/total as tested£12,065/£12,495£11,238/£11,238
Residual value (after 3yrs/30,000)£5,248/43.5%£4,877/43.4%
Annual tax liability std/higher rate£241/£483£225/£450
Annual fuel cost (12k/20k miles)£1,710/£2,851£1,864/£3,106
Ins. grp./quote/road tax band/cost12/£383/A/£04/£306/A/£0
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd serviceN/A£110/£180/£132
Length/wheelbase3,546/2,300mm2,985/2,000mm
Height/width1,488/1,627mm1,500/1,680mm
Engine2cyl in-line/875cc3cyl in-line/998cc
Peak power 85/5,500 bhp/rpm67/6,000 bhp/rpm
Peak torque 145/1,900 Nm/rpm91/4,800 Nm/rpm
Transmission 5-spd man/fwd5-spd man/fwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel35 litres/sp. saver32 litres/foam
Boot capacity (seats up/down) 185/550 litres32/242 litres
Kerbweight/payload900/N/A905/310kg
Turning circle/drag coefficient10.7 metres/N/A7.8 metres/0.29Cd
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery3yrs (60k)/1yr AA5yrs (100k)/1yr AA
Service intervals/UK dealers20,000 miles/16010,000 miles/184
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos.30th/27th15th/4th
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped./stars5/3/2/77*91/71/54/5
0-60/30-70mph11.7/12.2 secs13.8/15.8 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th 5.4/8.0 secs10.1/14.1 secs
50-70mph in 5th 13.8 secs27.0 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph 108mph/3,000rpm93mph/3,000rpm
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph 54.8/38.2/9.7m55.4/40.4/9.8m
Noise levels outside/idle/30/70mphN/A59/42/62/69dB
Auto Express economy/range37.7mpg/290 miles34.6mpg/244 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined 57.6/76.3/68.9mpg55.4/70.6/64.2mpg
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket173/95g/km/10%129/99g/km/10%
Airbags/Isofix/parking sensorsSeven/yes/£260Nine/yes/£355
Air-con/leather trim/alloy wheelsYes/£760/yesYes/£705/yes
Auto gearbox/stability/stop-start£730/£310/yes£1,000/yes/no
Metallic paint/xenons/keyless go£260/£510/no£410/no/yes
Sat-nav/aux-in/BluetoothDFO/yes/yes£1,100/yes/£383

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