SMART


Smart is a brand of the Daimler auto group, that makes sub-compact cars. There are a few versions of their subcompact Fortwo, like a cabrio, and EV. They had ventured into the world of making other vehicles, like the smart roadster, and smart Forfour, but those have been discontinued.


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March 2014 Auto Sales: Winners and Losers

March 2014 Auto Sales: Winners and Losers

Spring is here and the U.S. automotive market saw its overall sales rise six percent in March, shaking off the slow start to 2014. Compared to 2013, the seasonally adjusted sales rate has grown from 15.3-million units in 2013 to 16.4-million units and is the best showing since November 2013, and among the highest in…

Giving Thanks to the Automakers in 2013

Giving Thanks to the Automakers in 2013

It’s that time of year again; time for extended families to cram together around an all-too-small table, eat themselves into a food coma, argue over football and be told by countless relatives how they should be living their lives. Yup, it is time to give thanks.

Top 10 Cheapest Convertibles

Top 10 Cheapest Convertibles

In the market for a convertible but the Jaguar F-Type doesn’t fit your budget? AutoGuide has compiled a list of the top 10 cheapest convertibles currently available.

Smart FourJoy Concept Revealed Ahead of Frankfurt Motor Show Debut

Smart FourJoy Concept Revealed Ahead of Frankfurt Motor Show Debut

The 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show is just days away and more automakers are teasing what they’re going to be revealing at the event. Getting in on the action, smart released photos of and information about an electric concept they’ll be unveiling in Germany next week.

Top 10 Cheapest Hatchbacks

Top 10 Cheapest Hatchbacks

Hatchbacks have a ton of versatility and use, and they’re also quite affordable, not to mention fuel efficient. When it comes to the most affordable hatchback, there’s quite a few options out there. Unlike the Honda GEAR concept pictured above (which could preview a new affordable subcompact for the Japanese brand) all the cars on…

Top Ten Least Imaginative Car Names

Top Ten Least Imaginative Car Names

What’s the most important step a manufacturer undertakes when creating a new car? Building a great chassis? Getting the interior ergonomics right? Providing the perfect drivetrain to complement the new product? Nope. All wrong. The really, really important factor for any new car is getting the name right. All joking aside, a vehicle’s name is…

Top 10 Affordable Rear-Wheel-Drive Cars: Catch ‘em While You Can

Top 10 Affordable Rear-Wheel-Drive Cars: Catch ‘em While You Can

Lawmakers in Washington D.C. and California are armed with a legislative battleaxe and they’re bringing it to bear against the automotive industry. Fuel-economy regulations are hitting like a war hammer, disrupting the market and crushing carmakers. In a mad dash to meet upcoming CAFE standards manufacturers are dramatically shifting their product offerings. Downsized vehicles, hybrid…