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2016 Smart ForTwo Electronic Stability Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on June 3, 2016


CARS.COM The problem: Affected vehicles may exhibit a condition where they drift to the right  when braking. This may be due to a glitch in the Electronic Stability Program control module software. Vehicles affected by this service bulletin: 2016 Mercedes-Benz… Read More

2016 Smart ForTwo Electronic Stability Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on June 3, 2016

CARS.COM The problem: Affected vehicles may exhibit a condition where they drift to the right  when braking. This may be due to a glitch in the Electronic Stability Program control module software. Vehicles affected by this service bulletin: 2016 Mercedes-Benz… Read More

Best Cars for a Netflix and Chill

By Matt Schmitz on February 8, 2016

CARS.COM — Back in the day, when a frisky fella wanted some alone time with his best girl, he'd just drive up to Blueberry Hill for some "necking" or "parking," in the parlance of the times. Nowadays, the youngsters call… Read More

2016 Smart ForTwo Video

By Bill Jackson on January 7, 2016

Cars.com hasn't thrown a lot of love the ForTwo's way, but an update for 2016 means big -- and much needed -- changes for Smart's tiny microcar, especially when it comes to its transmission. Watch the video for more. … Read More

2016 Smart ForTwo Review

By Bill Jackson on October 7, 2015

For 2016, Smart has improved the ForTwo's biggest flaws — transmission and harsh ride — but it remains an impractical car that's not designed for mass appeal. And it likely won't attain it. Find out more in my review.  … Read More

September 2015's Fastest- and Slowest-Selling Cars

By Jennifer Geiger on October 2, 2015

It's no surprise that this month's fastest-selling car is actually a pickup truck. Pickups are perennial best-sellers, with Ford's F-Series, Chevrolet's Silverado and Ram's 1500 riding the top slots in the sales list each month. The Toyota Tacoma crew cab… Read More

2017 Smart ForTwo Cabrio: First Look

By Kelsey Mays on August 31, 2015

Competes with: Fiat 500C Looks like: A Targa-top version of the wider, bug-eyed ForTwo redesign Drivetrain: 89-horsepower, turbocharged 0.9-liter three-cylinder with five-speed manual or six-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission; rear-wheel drive Hits dealerships: Early summer 2016 Smart's one-car makeover continues with… Read More

2016 Smart ForTwo: First Drive

By Bill Jackson on August 28, 2015

The Smart ForTwo was a car that at one point, some of us couldn't recommend and others didn't see the charms of. Related: 2016 Smart ForTwo Video For 2016, Smart has zeroed in on the two biggest flaws of the car… Read More

Nissan Leaf, BMW 5 Series Among Best Used-Car Deals This Year

By Mike Hanley on July 22, 2015

Buying a late-model used car is usually a good financial decision. You get a nearly new car while someone else gets the initial depreciation hit, which is steep in the first few years of a car's life. Through the first… Read More

Smart's New ForTwo Could Be Big (19 photos)

By Joe Bruzek on April 7, 2015

News broke of a redesigned Smart ForTwo way back in July, and Smart waited until the last major auto show of the 2015 season to make the new microcar's U.S. debut at the 2015 New York International Auto Show. We called the previous  ForTwo one of the… Read More

Video: 2016 Smart ForTwo

By Kelsey Mays on April 6, 2015

Smart redesigned its minicar for 2016 with a new face that includes giant insect-like headlights. Length is up by 4 inches this year, and Smart says this tiny hatchback should be more maneuverable on the road thanks to a smaller… Read More