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Smart Vision EQ ForTwo concept preview: The future autonomous car for slick city transit

Smart Vision EQ ForTwo concept preview: The future autonomous car for slick city transit

By Joe Simpson

Daimler has revealed its Smart Vision EQ ForTwo concept in Stuttgart, two weeks before it gets shown to the public at the Frankfurt Auto Show.The concept — which the company stresses is not designed to preview the exterior styling of the next Smart... Read more

Smart Electric Drive (2017) first drive: Nippy inner-city transport sprouts a plug socket

Smart Electric Drive (2017) first drive: Nippy inner-city transport sprouts a plug socket

By Leon Poultney

Stop anyone in the street and ask them to name the electric car pioneers and it's likely the big names will make up the majority of answers: the Renault Zoe, Nissan Leaf and Elon Musk's Tesla Model S.It might be difficult to comprehend but Smart has been... Read more

Smart ForTwo Cabrio first drive: Topless thrills

Smart ForTwo Cabrio first drive: Topless thrills

By Britta O'Boyle

Smart is a word that carries a couple of meanings. It can refer to clothing or intelligence, but since 1998 it's carried a third meaning - a small, ingeniously packaged and seriously useful city car.The first Smart car from Daimler was iconic. The little... Read more

Smart ForTwo first drive: Three generations in, it's smarter than ever

Smart ForTwo first drive: Three generations in, it's smarter than ever

By Joe Simpson

When the original Smart launched in 1998, it felt like a momentous occasion in the car world. For perhaps the first time since the original Mini or Fiat 500, here was a car that was genuinely small, ingeniously packaged and seriously useful in a city.You... Read more

Smart electric bike review
3.5 stars

Smart electric bike review

By Mike Lowe

Pedalling through London on the Smart electric bike doesn't feel like riding a bicycle, it's more like gliding along on a two-wheeled spaceship. There's something almost more European about this ride: German-engineered, a little Dutch in appearance, the... Read more

Smart Forstars pictures and hands-on

Smart Forstars pictures and hands-on

By Joe Simpson

When Pocket-Lint chatted to Gorden Wagener – chief of design for Daimler (Mercedes and Smart) at the Paris auto show, he told us that Smarts are the iPhones of the car world. Sorry to disagree with you Gorden, but we’ve already awarded that accolade... Read more

Smart ForspeED electric concept hands-on

Smart ForspeED electric concept hands-on

By Stuart Miles

Okay, so it’s a concept, but by wow is it a sexy one. You’re looking at the Smart ForSpeED (yeah, we know) concept car by Smart to show just what an electric vehicle could look like in the future.Pretty looks aside, the car can do 37mph in 5.5 seconds... Read more

Smart shows off new look Fortwo

Smart shows off new look Fortwo

By Jonathan Goddard

Smart has given the world the first glimpse of its new fortwo, which will hit showrooms in autumn 2007. Launched back in 1998, the original Smart Fortwo (the City Coupe as it was known) revolutionised the way people viewed urban driving, despite weak... Read more

Smart launches the Smart Car Credit Card

Smart launches the Smart Car Credit Card

By Jonathan Goddard

A great reason to buy a Smart Fortwo is the fact that as petrol-powered motors go, it’s pretty green. Sure, you have to put up with some atrocious handling and a car that’s beginning to show its age - but if green motoring on a budget appeals, there... Read more

Smart launches fortwo Brabus edition red

Smart launches fortwo Brabus edition red

By Stuart Miles

Would you pay £15,000 for a smart fortwo? Thought not, but that hasn’t stopped the ailing yet ever so cute subsidiary of Mercedes-Benz selling one. The fortwo Brabus edition red, available in both coupe and cabrio flavas. Is the latest in a long line... Read more

Smart Roadster looks to live again - in Wales

Smart Roadster looks to live again - in Wales

By Stuart Miles

DaimlerChrysler's Smart roadster and coupe may live again, with news that a consortium is scouting sites in South Wales to make re-branded versions of the discontinued car. Although the car giant never made a profit with any of the quirky two seat cars... Read more