smart News

 
Mercedes-Benz EQA concept, 2017 Frankfurt auto show

Mercedes-Benz electrification plans: charting the changes

Mercedes-Benz is currently constructing a battery plant in Kamenz, Germany, the second of five such plants that will be in operation in three continents by the start of the next decade, including one in the United States. The U.S. plant will be constructed in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, at a cost of $1... read more

October 16, 2017 by
 
2017 Smart ForTwo Electric Drive

Smart to become electric car brand in US, Canada

Smart is about to become an electric car brand, at least as far as the United States and Canada are concerned. The head of the Smart and Mercedes-Benz brands in the U.S... read more February 15, 2017 by


 
2017 Smart ForTwo Electric Drive

2017 Smart ForTwo Electric Drive revealed

Smart was one of the first mainstream automakers to introduce an electric car when it launched its original ForTwo Electric Drive last decade. Now it’s become the first... read more September 23, 2016 by


 
2017 Smart ForTwo Cabrio equipped with Brabus Sports package

Smart, Tesla bottom of pack for software glitches

In a new study, findings revealed that Smart and Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA], which represent two very different ends of the automotive market, are both subject to the most... read more May 31, 2016 by


 
2017 Smart ForTwo Brabus

Smart ForTwo gets more power thanks to Brabus

Smart used this week’s 2016 Beijing Auto Show to roll out some Brabus-enhanced versions of its ForTwo and ForFour minicars. We’re not talking about the simple... read more April 27, 2016 by


 
World's fastest Smart ForTwo boasts 1,500 hp jet engine

"World's fastest" Smart car has 1,500-horsepower jet engine: Video

Engine swaps into Smart ForTwos aren't all that uncommon, but there's a special kind of absurdity with this one's 1,500-horsepower, helicopter-sourced jet engine... read more March 24, 2016 by


 
2017 Smart ForTwo equipped with Brabus Sports package

Brabus package for new Smarts debuts at Geneva Motor Show

Semi-official Mercedes-Benz tuner Brabus has developed a range of upgrades for the latest-generation Smart cars. The upgrades, previewed this week at the 2016 Geneva Motor... read more March 4, 2016 by


 
2017 Smart ForTwo Cabrio, 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show

2017 Smart ForTwo Cabrio debuts at 2015 Frankfurt auto show

Fans of the third-generation Smart ForTwo that’s just gone on sale will soon be able to opt for an open-top version as Daimler’s minicar brand has just revealed a... read more September 16, 2015 by


 
2016 Smart ForFour Brabus spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2016 Smart ForFour Brabus Spy Shots

Smart’s third-generation ForTwo minicar has just made its U.S. debut, and overseas there’s a new generation of the four-door, four-seat ForFour as well. Soon... read more July 29, 2015 by


 
2016 Smart ForTwo Cabrio spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2016 Smart ForTwo Cabrio Spy Shots

These are our latest spy shots of a prototype for the new ForTwo Cabrio based on the third generation of the popular Smart minicar. The new ForTwo made its debut last summer... read more May 26, 2015 by


 
2016 Smart ForTwo, 2015 New York Auto Show

2016 Smart ForTwo makes U.S. debut

The third-generation Smart car made its world debut last summer, in both two-door ForTwo and four-door ForFour bodystyles. The car has now made its U.S. debut, appearing at... read more April 8, 2015 by


 
2016 Smart ForTwo Brabus spy shots

2016 Smart ForTwo Brabus Spy Shots

Smart recently took the covers off its third-generation ForTwo minicar, which is set to arrive in local showrooms next year as a 2016 model. Now we have the first spy shots... read more November 24, 2014 by


 
Nu Big Thing Big Block Smart Car

Big-Block Smart Car Is Back--And Faster Than Before

The Big Block Smart Car is back, and this time the setup has been changed around. You may remember this high-powered ultra-compact from earlier in the year when it was... read more August 13, 2014 by


 
Smart Fortwo vs Mercedes-Benz S-Class crash test

Smart Fortwo Vs. Mercedes-Benz S-Class: Crash Test Video

Daimler's Smart brand has faced many challenges in the past, but overcoming common perception is probably toughest of all. So used to huge SUVs and pickups are many... read more July 21, 2014 by


 
2016 Smart ForTwo and Smart ForFour (European models), global launch, Berlin, July 2014

New Smart ForTwo And ForFour Revealed: Live Photos And Video

German auto giant Daimler has taken the wraps off the latest version of its smallest car, the all-new 2016 Smart ForTwo. This time, however, the four-door variant has made a... read more July 16, 2014 by


 
Big block-powered Smart ForTwo drag car

Big Block Smart Car Pulls Wheelies, Sounds Like The Apocalypse

The Smart ForTwo is the butt of many jokes, often for good reason. Recently, it's even become the target of some malicious practical jokers in San Francisco. This is one... read more May 14, 2014 by


 
 

 
© 2017 MotorAuthority. All Rights Reserved. MotorAuthority is published by Internet Brands Automotive Group. Stock photography by izmostock. Read our Cookie Policy.