People have a lot of opinions about smart cars, but one thing cannot be argued: we like to streamline. Which is probably why we made Jalopnik's "Twenty Most Informatively Named Cars" list. Our fortwo…Continue
car2go San Diego has announced that it will be adding 400 brand new, 2014 electric drives to its existing network.These generation three electric drives will be replacing San Diego's existing…Continue
The smart 2015 electric drive is as green as it gets. But don't take our word for it: The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) just named us the highest-ranking green vehicle for…Continue
It's been a while since we've updated you on a few key product launches. The most anticipated one is undoubtedly the C453. Originally, we reported that the C453 would be making its US debut in January at the Detroit Auto Show. Since then, the premiere has shifted to the New York Auto Show in April. We're excited to bring the newest generation of our vehicle to New York coinciding with this week's retail launch of the 453 in Europe.…
Have you gone through the process of winterizing your smart yet? If you haven't already, get on it! Winter is in full swing... Thankfully, our owner's manual (page 143) gives a handy rundown of everything you need to know to master the art of the smart. Here are a couple key tips:
- Get your smart serviced at a designated smart center: All smart centers have a special…
Winter weather is upon us, and with it comes the chance to put your smart's automatic windshield wipers to work! We learned via Reddit that some of you were asking about the right way to adjust rain-light sensor-controlled wiper settings. For 2014 smarts that have a rain-light sensor, the feature is activated when the wiper settings are set to "intermittent wiping" or…Continue
With the recent world premiere of the C453, we wanted to make sure that we took a moment to personally share some of the car's highlights and hopefully answer a few questions along the way. We are planning on premiering the C453 at the Detroit Auto Show this January however actual USA-based sales will not begin until late next year. Until then, let us walk you through what this much-anticipated smart will entail.