Range and batteries charging


Up to 320 km of range on a combined cycle. Discover the New 500 Electric’s maximum range and driving modes.

Battery charging

You can charge the New 500 Electric both at home and at thousands of public charging points across Ireland and Europe.


What is the Battery range*?

The new Fiat 500 comes with a 42 kWh battery, capable of up to 320km under WLTP conditions.

*Electric range data given is preliminary and has been determined according to WLTP test procedure methodology. The preliminary values might differ from official final type approval data.

What type of battery is included?

We use a Lithium-Ion, Gen 3a; cathode NMC, anode Graphite.

Where is the battery pack placed inside the car?

It is integrated within the chassis, located below the underbody, with no impact on roominess or luggage compartment space.

What warranty will be available on the battery?

Customer proposal: we offer to the new Fiat 500 BEV customer a warranty of 8 years / 160k km (warranty expiring on expiry of the first of these conditions) with a SOH of 70%.

Does the car have a heating pump?

The vehicle is equipped with a high-voltage heater; for cold weather countries the vehicle is also optionally equipped with heated front seats, which deliver immediate heating comfort, thus reducing the use of the high-voltage heater.
Cabin pre-conditioning is also available to order for the vehicle to reach a comfortable temperature while charging, before usage.

Is there an App which identifies placement of charging points?

Yes, of course: A white label app is integrated directly into the FIAT app which will allow you to find, book and pay for your charge. Across Europe there will be more than 130.000 available charging points .

Does the Navigator include the charging points? And a route with charging points?

The navigator will be able to display the charging points and it will be possible to identify the nearest charging point according to the battery consumption and the type of route.

Who produces the battery? Supplier?

The supplier of the battery is SAMSUNG.

What if the battery doesn’t work after 1 year?

The battery is under an 8 year plan warranty.

Which type of plug is used for the charging port?

New 500 «la Prima» will be equipped with a Combo Plug (CCS2), including a type 2 connector that enables both Public AC charging and DC fast charging. Type 2 Plug is the most popular and widely used as it’s the standard used in Europe.

How does SHERPA MODE work?

The Sherpa mode can be activated at any time to optimize the residual range. Once selected, it will manage energy consumption by controlling speed, acceleration, HVAC and auxiliaries to maximize range.