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Green
Smart will go electric-only in United States and Canada

The new electric drive version will be introduced in the summer.

Smart will stop producing gasoline models for North America in April.

Confirmed
Smart Fortwo Cabriolet coming to Frankfurt Motor Show

Brabus And Electric Drive Will Debut Next Year

Smart USA officials confirmed that the new Fortwo Cabriolet will be unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show next month. We'll see the Brabus and Electric Drive models next year.

Report
New Smart ED not coming to US until 2017

So Much For The 'Late 2016' Timeline

Smart has an Electric Drive version of the new ForTwo in the works, but it won't arrive until 2017. Until then, the turbo two-door will have to suffice.

Video
Smart EDs play modified pong game called EBall (seriously)

Electric-drive vehicles are efficient, but not when they are used as video game joysticks. Then they're just silly.

Breaking
Daimler rethinks Fortwo with solar, organic Smart Forvision concept

Daimler's iconic Smart Fortwo has taken a lot of forms over the years, morphing into everything from special editions to all-electric drive, but there is more life left in the little two-seater. The latest iteration, released today, is the Smart Forvision, a new all-electric concept that Daimler worked on with BASF and that will make its debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show later this month. What's the Forvision? Glad you asked.

Hertz will rent all-electric Smart EDs starting next week

Smart ED – Click above for high-res image gallery

Smart ForTwo sales drop dramatically, can electric version lift the brand?

2009 Smart ForTwo Cabriolet – Click above for high-res image gallery

AFVI 2010: Smart ED makes its U.S. debut

Smart ED – Click above for high-res image gallery

Detroit 2010: Smart USA's Jill Lajdziak says lifestyle message can boost sales

During the blur of the Detroit Auto Show this week, we checked in with fresh Smart USA president Jill Lajdziak to see what the boss has to say about her new job, sales of the fortwo in the U.S. and what's up with the al

2nd-gen Smart Ed driven, still not ready for its close-up

Smart Ed - click above for high-res image gallery

Electric Smart Fortwo gets shot in Berlin

The next-generation Smart Ed, which just started production in France this week, is out and about on the streets of Berlin being filmed for some sort of promotional video, we think. Treehugger spotted the little all-electric city car zipping around the famous Siegessäule (victory column) landmark with a

Smart ED production kicks off at Hambach plant

Smart ED production - click above for high-res image gallery

Pics Aplenty: second-gen smart ed goes extra green

Second generation smart ed - click above for high-res image gallery