I found this very useful in understanding the size and shape of the Bolt EV:
http://evobsession.com/chevy-bolt-dimen ... ar-models/
The shadow outline in this comparison is the Honda Fit:
Ad this is the Bolt EV compared to the Kia Soul (which has an EV version):
The Bolt EV is about 2.5" wider than the Fit, and about 1.5" narrower than the Soul.