I have been told I am too big to fit comfortably in a smart fortwo. Any big boys out there? I am 5-11 and weight 235.

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Comment by Michael Goodrich-Stuart on September 21, 2008 at 9:45am
Hi Wayno. I could have told you long ago you're not too big ... but I never received your note. Perhaps the spam filter was overreacting. I'm 6'2 and 200 lbs. Fit in with no problems. (I do have a cabrio.)
Comment by Richard Hill on September 7, 2008 at 2:32pm
I'm 6'7" and my wife is 6'1". We both fit in our Passion Coupe and love it. I can even wear a hat in the car...
Comment by springfever on September 6, 2008 at 1:35pm
You WILL fit, my friend. I need not give you my size as others have already covered that aspect. What I do find lacking in space, however, is the space between the brake and accelerator pedals. When I wear sandals, which seem to have a wider sole than my regular shoes, I find the space is not adequate for free movement. So far it has not been a safety issue but it does give me some concern. The rest of the interior cabin space is incredibly large for such a small car.
Comment by John T on August 27, 2008 at 10:13pm
on May 24th We wen't to Tulsa Ok. to test drive a smart. our son also drove one he is about 5'5 and weighs about 320# and he fit in it comfortable he did not buy one BUT We did it is OUR BLUE PASSION JHT
Comment by Janet Doe on August 27, 2008 at 7:56pm
Wow! Bob & Jan Parquet, you really grow 'em BIG! My hubby is 6' and 225. He actually pulls the seat forward a bit to drive it. All the way back is too far. Most people fit just fine. It's all a matter of personal preference.
Comment by Felicity & Don on August 27, 2008 at 11:03am
My husband is 6' and heading up toward 300lb He has plenty of room. He says its more comortable than his Saturn or my Mazda Millenia
Comment by Billc on August 26, 2008 at 4:46pm
I'm 6 foot and 275 pounds and have no problem with this car.
Comment by Fred on August 26, 2008 at 3:34pm
I'm 6ft, 235lbs and find my cabrio is great. I would occasionally hit my head getting into my '99 C230, but I have plenty of room now.
Comment by Tom on August 26, 2008 at 1:18pm
At 5'10" and 240 lbs I have no space issues. In fact the seats provide great lateral support and are as confortable as my full size Montero. The reason I purchased a smart was for the ease of entry and amount of driver space.
Comment by SATO on August 26, 2008 at 12:52pm
I don't fit in Miatas, Camrys, Scion TCs, I hit my head on most minivans... it goes on and on. I'm 6'3" and 280lb... wait for it... wait for it!...
I FIT IN MY SMART!!! and with comfort may I add. So just go and test one out.. if by chance you feel you are too tall try the cloth seats and not the leather clad ones, they offer a little more head room.

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