89 Articles
PREV
2 / 5
NEXT

19 girls in a Smart Fortwo – Click above to watch the video after the break

19 girls in a Smart Fortwo – Click above to watch the video after the break

Smart ForTwo preys on your back-seat fears – Click above for video after the jump

Smart ED – Click above for high-res image gallery

2009 Smart Fortwo – Click above for high-res image gallery

2009 Smart Fortwo – Click above for high-res image gallery

2010 Smart ForTwo – Click above for high-res image gallery

When a company is known for producing what is basically the smallest car currently available, what do you do for an encore presentation? Go even smaller, of course. In the case of the Smart brand, that means cutting the total wheel count in half. That's right, Smart's making a scooter.

When you're already known for producing what basically amounts to the smallest vehicle currently available for public consumption, what do you do for an encore presentation? Go even smaller, of course. In the case of the Smart brand, that means cutting the total wheel count in half. That's right, a scooter.

The all-electric Smart EDs may not be here yet, but a companion app for the little city cars is already available in the iTunes App Store [$9.99 for the U.S version, $11.99 for the EU version]. Called Smart Drive, the app is one half of the Smart Drive Kit (the other is a holder that connects your iPhone to the dashboard and to the Fortwo's entertainment system) and is suitable for use in non-electric Fortwos as well. Heck, you could probably use this app in any car you wanted with limited funct

If this isn't the coolest thing in the Smart car world since the Batsmart, it's at least the coldest.

2009 Smart Fortwo – Click above for high-res image gallery

Daimler chief executive officer Dieter Zetsche admitted yesterday that his company's Smart brand was in trouble without a small car partner. Luckily, that's just what he got in the Nissan-Renault announcement. Now that Smart's future is protected, speculation is turning to the revived Smart Forfour (previous generation pictured), which we've heard about for years. Zetsche has told Automotive News that a four-seat Smart will likely be sold in the U.S. once the new triangular partnership develops

2009 Smart Fortwo – Click above for high-res image gallery

Daimler rang in the new year with an online design contest called "Style your Smart." Apparently, the idea of decorating a virtual Smart Fortwo appeals to a lot of people, since 50,000 design ideas we submitted by over 8,000 people from 100+ countries. The winner, pictured above, was submitted by Tamir Shefer from Jaffa, Israel. For his entry, Shefer will get €1,500 (about $2,000 USD) and had his car described on the contest website as:

Daimler rang in the new year with an online design contest called "Style your smart." Apparently, the idea of decorating a virtual smart appeals to a lot of people, since 50,000 design ideas we submitted by over 8,000 people from over 100 countries. The winner, pictured above, was submitted by Tamir Shefer from Jaffa, Israel. For his entry, Shefer will get €1,500 and had his car described on the contest website as:

2009 Smart Fortwo – Click above for high-res image gallery

2009 Smart Fortwo – Click above for high-res image gallery

Why not spend your time at the computer pretending to be maneuvering around a city? That seems to be the question Smart's latest advertising campaign is asking. But Daimler is actually interested in a different question. For some reason, Daimler thinks men dressed in hot dog suits and street gamblers are enough to make people click around their interactive site and find the answer to, "the question that everyone asks: 'What happened?'"

2009 Smart Fortwo – Click above for high-res image gallery

Carneval Smart Fortwo – Click above to try your hand at styleyoursmart.com

Carneval Smart ForTwo – Click above to try your hand at styleyoursmart.com

PREV
2 / 5
NEXT
Share This Post

Smart Car Questions

There are no questions about this topic.
Be the first to ask!

From Our Partners