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Introduced at the Frankfurt Motor Show in 1997, the smart Fortwo quickly became a staple on the streets of Paris, Rome, Barcelona and London. It took over a decade, but the United States joined the smart party in 2008. The smart project was started by Swiss watch maker Swatch who turned the plans over to Mercedes-Benz for production. The name smart is an acronym for Swatch Mercedes ART.

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2013 smart electric drive Review

2013 smart electric drive Review

The smart car is arguably one of the automotive industry’s biggest letdowns. It’s a classic example of over promise and under deliver, with Daimler billing the tiny two-door as a fun and funky urban runabout, but instead selling the most miserable form of transportation this side of a rickshaw. But what about the newly available electric drive model? Is it equally depressing or is it actually worth a test drive?
2009 SMART fortwo Review

2009 SMART fortwo Review

The Smart fortwo is one-in-a-million. Sure there are other cars in the same price range (or even lower), but none offer the premium appeal of this micro-car.

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2009 SMART fortwo Review

2009 SMART fortwo Review

The Smart fortwo is one-in-a-million. Sure there are other cars in the same price range (or even lower), but none offer the premium appeal of this micro-car.

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July 2014: Sales Winners and Losers

July 2014: Sales Winners and Losers
  It’s that time of the month again, folks. For a collectively painful but short period of time, manufacturers are putting their usual press release repertoire to the side, instead focusing on what really matters: the almighty dollar. Of course, we’re talking about automobile sales and the month of July was nothing to shake a... more

Next-Gen Smart ForTwo Brabus Spied Testing

Next-Gen Smart ForTwo Brabus Spied Testing
German tuning company Brabus is already preparing a more powerful version of the freshly revealed Smart ForTwo.  Our spy photographers managed to snap some pictures of the upcoming Smart ForTwo Brabus out testing on public roads, identified by its dual exhaust setup. The car in the photos appears to be nearly identical to the standard car, although... more

2016 smart fortwo, forfour Debut With Dual-Clutch

2016 smart fortwo, forfour Debut With Dual-Clutch
Smart just debuted its new fortwo and forfour city cars at an event in Berlin marking the return of a four-seat car to the brand. Daimler developed the new generation of cars in conjunction with Renault, retaining the rear-engine setup from previous fortwo models. The forfour and fortwo are based on the same platform, of... more

New Smart ForTwo, ForFour Leaked

New Smart ForTwo, ForFour Leaked
The next Smart ForTwo and ForFour are scheduled to be revealed later today, but images of the cars meant to showcase their JBL speaker systems are revealing them early. The speaker company created a bespoke sound system specifically to fit into the small cabin spaces, but the promotional photos showing the speaker layout also reveal... more

2015 Smart Fortwo Sketches Released

2015 Smart Fortwo Sketches Released
A brand new generation of Smart car will be unveiled tomorrow, and the company has released a set of sketches to preview what the cars look like.  A more conventional two-box design has been applied to the new Smart Car, which now has a more pronounced hood. The new Smart Fortwo and Forfour will be... more

2015 Smart Fortwo, Forfour Teased in New Video

2015 Smart Fortwo, Forfour Teased in New Video
Smart has released a new video that showcases the major differences in the next-generation of ForTwo and ForFour.  Over the last few years, Smart has released quite a few concept cars foreshadowing exactly what we will see when the new car is unveiled, likely at the 2014 Paris Motor Show, and this new video offers... more