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

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

First Smart Eds delivered to customers in Berlin

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Mercedes-Benz delivers hydrogen, pure electric vehicles in two-pronged strategy

Mercedes-Benz F-Cell and Smart Ed - Click above for high-res image gallery

Smart ED production kicks off at Hambach plant

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

Some complete speculation on the Daimler-Tesla deal

It's time to throw some ideas against the wall and see what sticks. Disclaimer: I have no inside knowledge to back up any of what follows. This is all pure speculation based on putting together some puzzle pieces that may or may not actually fit. Let's begin with a few things that we do know:

British Motor Show to spark with SMART fortwo EV's arrival

Big Sib Autoblog has posted details on the SMART fortwo EV electric vehicle. The EV, which debuts at the British Motor Show next week, will later be leased to various corporate fleets throughout the UK on a trial basis. SMART maker DaimlerChrysler will then evaluate and see if it will expand production of the diminutive vehicle or even sell it to the U.S. States Mercedes Car Group. Managing Director Dermot Kelly said, "A market trial of the SMARt fortwo E