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.
Stuttgart/Essen, Mar 30, 2015 -
Two models from Mercedes-Benz Cars have been awarded this prestigious design prize: the Mercedes-AMG GT has won the "Red Dot: Best of the Best" for outstanding design quality and groundbreaking styling, while the smart fortwo takes the "Red Dot" for high design quality. Both models have already won the similarly internationally renowned "iF product design award 2015".
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/Hamburg, Feb 12, 2015 -
No less than four models and two one-off vehicle studies from Mercedes-Benz have won the internationally renowned "iF Product Design Award 2015". A top-class jury awarded prizes to the Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupé, the AMG GT, the Mercedes-Benz V-Class as well as the smart fortwo for their outstanding designs. In the Professional Concepts/Mobility category meanwhile, the Mercedes-Benz Future Truck 2025 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG Vision Gran Turismo picked up the coveted Design Award.
Böblingen, Jan 15, 2015 -
As the first model of the new smart generation, the smart fortwo rated at 52 kW/71 hp is now available for ordering with the twinamic dual clutch transmission. This enables gear shifting to be carried out either fully automatically or manually. Manual shifting is possible using the selector lever in a separate gate or by means of the shift paddles included in the Sports package.
Böblingen/Berlin, Dec 11, 2014 -
Christmas Eve is coming ever closer, there are gifts still to be bought, and in the city centre there's not a parking space in sight. Our modern-day Father Christmas knows a way around this, however – he drives straight to the Berlin store Galeries Lafayette in his smart BRABUS electric drive for some late night shopping.
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.
Böblingen/Hamburg/Knuffingen, Nov 14, 2014 -
150 new smarts on 1300 square metres: at Miniatur Wunderland, the world's largest model railway, the smart model change has already taken place. A good week before the launch of the real smart on 22 November the mini fleet has been replaced. A total of 90 new fortwos and 60 new forfours are deployed in the whole miniature layout – for example, at Knuffingen airport, at the smart dealership, on a car train and a truck transporter. At the same time the first car2go fleet is being launched in Miniatur Wunderland.
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.
Böblingen/Berlin, Jul 16, 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.
Stuttgart/Berlin, Jul 15, 2014 -
In a double world premiere smart will be presenting its completely new model generation this Wednesday, 16 July, in Berlin. The two-seater fortwo and four-seater forfour are giving their debut in the German capital under the motto “FOR a new urban joy”, with an unmistakable statement: here come the best city cars in the world.