September 2013 Blog Posts (10)

smart at National Plug In Day

This weekend smart took part in the National Plug In Day festivities in LA. Electric enthusiasts from around the country converged on California to celebrate a day to plug in, recharge, and get amped about thefuture of electric mobility. Check out these pictures from the event at the link below:…


Added by sUSAi Admin on September 30, 2013 at 8:04pm — No Comments

Pimp My (small, eco-friendly) Ride

"Gas was killing me and I thought, 'Let me get one of these smart cars and customize and see how it goes,'" said Craig Hoi Pong, the 35-year old who owns Hoi Pong Customs shop in Sunrise, Fla. "I'm not at the mercy of the gas pump (now), but I wanted it to look cool.”

Take a look at Craig’s smart and the customizations that make it uniquely his:…


Added by sUSAi Admin on September 27, 2013 at 3:56pm — No Comments

The true cost of an electric drive?

You can lease a smart electric drive for less than you average monthly gas costs. Don’t believe us? Then look here:

Added by sUSAi Admin on September 23, 2013 at 5:11pm — No Comments

BoConcept Tab Live

Good news; smart has partnered with the amazing designers at BoConcept to bring you the edition BoConcept smart. Even better news; it’ll be available to own this fall. Check it out and see what happens when design meets mobility.

Added by sUSAi Admin on September 17, 2013 at 1:52pm — No Comments

8th Annual City of Santa Monica Altcar Expo & Conference

As the proud owner of a 2013 smart electric drive as well as a member of smart’s Team 250, I’ve been asked to serve on the Alternative Technology Vehicle Owner Panel at the 8th Annual City of Santa Monica Altcar Expo & Conference. It’s this Saturday, September 21, 2013 at the Santa Monica Civic Center, 1855 Main Street, Santa Monica. My panel, hosted by Dave Kunz, Car Specialist, ABC7 Eyewitness News, is from 1:35 to 2:45. Registration is free. Parking is $10. Would love to see you…


Added by Henry Unger on September 17, 2013 at 1:59am — No Comments

EV Crash Test Rating

Wanna know who just got an overall 4-star crash test rating? The smart electric drive, that’s who! Throw your hands up in the air, and…wait, we don’t have hands. Whatever. #SafetyFirst



Added by sUSAi Admin on September 16, 2013 at 12:48pm — No Comments

Car2Go Minneapolis

Traveling to Minneapolis and can’t bring your smart? No problem. car2go, your smart-share extraordinaire, is expanding to the growing metropolis and bringing with it its fleet of blue and white smarts.

Added by sUSAi Admin on September 12, 2013 at 3:08pm — No Comments

Inside the revamped smartville factory

smarts are eco-friendly cars. They’re fuel efficient (or don’t run on fuel at all!), completely recyclable, and focused on making as small a carbon footprint as possible. So it shouldn’t come as any surprise that their birthplace, the factory at smartville, decided to go through some extensive renovations to lower their carbon footprint and increase efficiencies wherever possible. Check out these…


Added by sUSAi Admin on September 9, 2013 at 6:05pm — 2 Comments

InsideEV reviews the 2013 smart ED

We know that smarts are the ultimate urban vehicle. So it should come as no surprise that InsideEV has dubbed the smart electric drive “The Ideal Urban Electric.”…


Added by sUSAi Admin on September 4, 2013 at 10:50am — No Comments

Tricia’s New smart

When one smart just isn’t enough, get another! That’s what Atherton resident Tricia Young did. Her second smart is a welcome, zippy, all-electric addition to her smart family.



Added by sUSAi Admin on September 3, 2013 at 9:33am — 1 Comment

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