Smart Fortwo 2017

Smart Forease Plus Concept Is the Real-Life Cozy Coupe You Probably Wanted Once Upon a Time

By Brian Normile on March 1, 2019

Smart, the Daimler-owned brand behind tiny city cars, will show off its Forease Plus concept at next week’s 2019 Geneva International Motor Show. Based on last year’s Forease (no “... Read More
7 Ways the 2018 Electric Smart ForTwo Is Not Dumb

By Fred Meier on September 19, 2018

Even as a city dweller, the Smart ForTwo has never been appealing to me. Appalling is too strong, but goofy and irrelevant are not. And like most American car shoppers, I buy more car than I actual... Read More
Horsepower Vs. Horses: How Much HP Drives the Kentucky Derby?

By Patrick Masterson on May 3, 2018

Ah yes, the pruning of fresh roses, the mixing of mint juleps, the last-minute splurges on impossibly floppy headwear — you guessed it, Saturday marks the 144th running of the Kentucky Derby. The 2... Read More
2017 Smart ForTwo: Our View

August 6, 2017

Editor’s note: This review was written in October 2015 about the 2016 Smart ForTwo, but little of substance has changed for this year. To see what’s new for 2017, click here, or check out a side-by... Read More
$22,000 Sneakers Come With Free Smart ForTwo

By Brian Normile on July 13, 2017

CARS.COM — If popular culture is to be believed, Germans love David Hasselhoff. It’s been “proven.” But do they love Nikes enough to spend 19,000 euros (approximately $21,700) to ... Read More
Gasoline Smart ForTwo Bites the Dust; EV Lives On

By Kelsey Mays on February 14, 2017

CARS.COM — The gasoline Smart ForTwo has been canceled just two model years into its current generation. Smart, a subsidiary of Mercedes-Benz’s U.S. arm, told dealers it would pull the plug o... Read More
2017 Smart ForTwo Electric Drive Preview

By Aaron Bragman on September 26, 2016

Competes with: Nissan Leaf, Chevrolet Bolt EV Looks like: The redesigned Smart ForTwo, but with optional green paint Drivetrains: 80-horsepower electric motor, single-stage direct drive, 17.2-k... Read More