Stuttgart, Sep 23, 2020 -
"Your City. Your Energy." That is the motto under which smart is working with jam skater Oumi Janta to launch a new social media campaign aimed at awakening interest in urban and electric mobility.
Stuttgart, May 14, 2019 -
In 2020 smart will become the first automotive manufacturer in the world to have uncompromisingly switched its entire portfolio over from combustion engines to electric drives.
Frankfurt, Sep 12, 2017 -
Interaction with customers is a central focus of smart's stand in hall 2.0 at the International Motor Show Frankfurt. This includes test drives, the daily Future Talk, the possibility for visitors to create an individual trim part for the smart with an innovative printing process, and the new smart experience e app.
Stuttgart/Salou (Spain), May 11, 2017 -
On 16 and 17 June 2017 the worldwide smart fan community will come to Salou on the Costa Dorada for this year's smart times. For two days, Salou will be the venue for the world's largest gathering of fans of the urban car brand.
Stuttgart/Shanghai, Apr 19, 2017 -
Plenty of space and a cool look define the smart forfour crosstown edition, a crossover model that is ideal for the city. The special outdoor look includes special detachable parts in underride guard-look at front and rear and striking side skirts.
Fuel consumption, combined: 4.3 l/100 km. CO2 emissions, combined: 99 g/km*
Stuttgart/New York, Sep 22, 2016 -
smart USA has delivered the first 100 smart fortwo vehicles to the New York police and a further 150 cars have been ordered. With this measure the New York City Police Department (NYPD) is replacing the three-wheel motorbikes previously used in the city.
Hamburg / Stuttgart, Aug 23, 2016 -
From 26 to 28 August 2016 the worldwide smart fan community will come to Hamburg Großmarkt for this year's smart times. Thousands of smart fans from 34 different countries are expected in the Hanseatic city, some of them with elaborately and individually customised or extravagantly modified smart vehicles.
Consumption combined: 4,6 l/100 km, CO2 emission combined: 104 g/km
Guangzhou, Nov 20, 2015 -
Mercedes-Benz and smart are continuing along the road to success in China and will be using Auto Guangzhou 2015 for an impressive demonstration of their future potential: Mercedes-Benz models on display at the prominent motor show in the southern Chinese economic centre will include the new GLC, which continues the product initiative in the booming SUV segment, plus the long-wheelbase versions of the S 500 e and C 350 e Plug-In Hybrid Saloons.
Tokyo, Oct 28, 2015 -
New models, new drives and new ideas for urban mobility in megacities: Mercedes-Benz and smart are staging a rich celebration of innovation at the 44th Tokyo Motor Show. One of the highlights of the show is the world premiere of the Vision Tokyo design show car. The "urban transformer" embodies another trailblazing space concept from Mercedes-Benz which reflects the brand's growing appeal to a younger clientele. Also celebrating its market premiere in Japan is a model which was presented in the spring: the Mercedes-Benz GLE.
Stuttgart, Jun 29, 2015 -
A host of fresh colours and new practical features will shortly be available for the smart fortwo and smart forfour. Systematic smartphone integration is also being introduced by means of MirrorLink®. The sales release date is 3 July. The first vehicles will be delivered in September.
Stuttgart/Shanghai, Apr 17, 2015 -
The new smart fortwo will have its official premiere in China at the 16th Auto Shanghai (22 - 29 April 2015). Following the successful market launch in Europe with a surge in new registrations (+22.7 percent as at March), the city coupé will be available in China from August 2015. The launch of the smart forfour will follow in early 2016.
NewYork, Mar 30, 2015 -
The new smart fortwo will have its official US premiere at the New York International Auto Show (NYIAS, 3. - 12. April 2015). Following the successful market launch in Europe with a sharp rise in registration figures (+ 40.5 as per February), the city coupé will also be available in the USA from the autumn. A key element of smart's success is car2go, the most successful car sharing programme in the world. In North America car2go is available in 14 cities.
Milan/Geneva, Feb 28, 2015 -
smart and MOSCOT invite fans to "Keep moving – stay original!," with the introduction of the new black and yellow "smart fortwo edition MOSCOT”. It will be produced in a limited run of 100 units. Also new are “The LEMTOSH smart" eyeglasses in coordinating colours, and “The MOSCOT smart Drive Package” featuring three clip-on sun lenses for perfect vision on the road in all weather conditions.
Stuttgart, Jan 5, 2015 -
smart is celebrating global success. The smart electric drive already accounts for almost one in four sales of the smart fortwo in the USA. And China is already smart's second most important market, just five years after the brand's launch there. Following a successful launch of the model initiative with the new smart fortwo and forfour in Europe, 2015 will see smart laying the foundations for sustained growth in the overseas markets.
Stuttgart, Nov 17, 2014 -
A whole new family of six smart versions in the space of a few weeks. With the 45 kW entry-level variants of the smart fortwo and smart forfour and the 66 kW top-of-the-range engine version also on board the forfour, in future there will be a choice of six different smart versions.
Paris, Oct 2, 2014 -
A family-friendly electric car, a luxury saloon with compact car fuel consumption, perfect city cars for more driving fun and sports cars that also cut a fine figure in 30 km/h zones - it is with this unique array of new models in five vehicle classes that Mercedes-Benz (B and S-Class), Mercedes-AMG (C 63 and GT) and smart (new fortwo and forfour) are setting powerful accents at the world’s busiest motor show.
Böblingen/Paris, Oct 2, 2014 -
The smart roadshow through 15 European cities only recently reached the half-way mark, yet far more than 300,000 people have already responded to the motto “FOR a new urban joy” and have visited one of the events with the new vehicles and local artists. The new smart fortwo and the new smart forfour are now celebrating their trade fair premiere at the Paris Motor Show. While the first vehicles will be delivered to customers next month, sales of the next version are starting:
Paris, Oct 2, 2014 -
The revolution enters the next round – the smart fortwo has undergone improvements in virtually all areas and is markedly more comfortable. The hallmark smart rear engine concept is being offered for the first time in the four-seater smart forfour as well. Drive power is supplied by state-of-the-art three-cylinder engines rated at 45 kW/60 hp, 52 kW/71 hp and 66 kW/90 hp, while power transmission is performed by a five-speed manual transmission or the twinamic automatic dual clutch transmission.
Stuttgart, Jul 31, 2014 -
Just two weeks after the big world premiere in Berlin and parallel to the smart roadshow with stops in 15 European cities, sales of the new smart generation are now starting. At €10,895 the fortwo has the same price tag as its predecessor, whilst prices for the smart forfour start at €11,555 – in each case with a 52 kW engine and manual transmission (incl. 19% VAT). The first smart models will be delivered to customers on 22 November 2014. The top engine – the 66 kW/90 hp turbo engine – will follow in December 2014, and twinamic dual clutch transmission will become available in the spring of 2015.
Stuttgart, Jul 16, 2014 -
The new smart fortwo meets high safety standards, some of which far exceed legal requirements. This was demonstrated by a recent in-house offset crash against a Mercedes-Benz S-Class. As the smaller and lighter vehicle in the collision and at an impact speed of 50 km/h with 50 percent overlap, the smart offers its two passengers an intact occupant space and excellent chances of survival.