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smart fortwo ED with Two Extra Wheels by Rinspeed

smart is undoubtedly a nice car. Despite of its size, it is powerful enough to travel long miles and safe enough, just in case you get into a wreck. But because it’s small, some people does not think of it as a useful car, for some it is just a vehicle you can brag about. The Swiss company, Rinspeed, changes all that. In line with their outlandish concept vehicles, they have unveiled Dock+Go. This design is for the smart fortwo ED, where a “backpack” is added, which calls for additional pair of wheels. With it, the car can be a utility vehicle, which you can use to deliver pizzas or… Continue Reading »


smart fortwo’s New Special Edition Revealed

smart released some official photos of the new edition of the small car. Named “sharpred”, it was painted black with red mirrors and red tridion safety cell. The 15-inch alloy 3-double spoke wheel, as well as the grille is also in shining black. Inside, the black leather seats are double stitched in red. The car is also equipped with heated seats, electric windows, air conditioning, five speaker sound system and panoramic roof. It will be powered by petrol at 52Kw/71hp or diesel at 62 Kw/84hp. You can start ordering now for a coupe or convertible version, and expect to get it by spring. The sharpred’s price is €14,490 and only… Continue Reading »


Mercedes-Benz S-Class is on the highest insurance loss list

Considering how much it costs, is it a surprise that the Mercedes-Benz S-Class has one of the highest insurance premiums in the U.S.? As anyone who has delved into the premium costs of car insurance knows, computing a car’s insurance is derived from a host of factors, a large part of which is the age group of the driver. But another significant factor in the cost of your insurance is the historical data compiled by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Most of us know that the IIHS does crash tests. But over the years, they have also compiled data on the loss insurance companies incur on all the vehicles… Continue Reading »


smart for-us Pickup Concept Hits Detroit

Shown live at the Detroit Auto Show was smart’s For-Us concept vehicle. The pickup truck concept is a refreshing departure from the retrimmed and basically repainted smart vehicles that we are growing tired of seeing. But pickup is a generous description for this city vehicle, as it is not much larger than the smart cars we are used to seeing. For motive power, this mini-pickup has a 75-horsepower electric motor run by a 17.6 kW/h lithium ion pack. Smart claims 0 to 60 times in five seconds with a top speed of 80 mph. Charging from 20 percent to 80 takes three and a half hours while 8 hours is… Continue Reading »


The New smart for-us, a Utility Car Like No Other

smart is at it again, developing and introducing new features and functions of the car. Now, the car manufacturer will have the smart for-us premier at the Detroit Motor Show. You will be amazed by the car because aside from its environment-friendly characteristic of zero-emission and its size, they made it a pick-up! Yes, pick-up. The design: sassy and robust with extremely short overhangs Compared with the series-produced fortwo the smart for-us makes a powerful statement and its appearance plays with the martial image of conventional mega-pickups. Nevertheless, it greets the viewer with a friendly yet assertive face. It features convex and sensuously shaped body surfaces. The large brand emblem… Continue Reading »


Food Cart in a Smart Car?

Dubbed as the world’s smallest food truck, this innovation is a made in a smart car. The business which sells German sandwich in Austin, Texas was started by Michael Heyne and Dominel Stein, exchange students from Germany who wants to put their country’s delicacy on the map of the “Live Music Capital of the World”. The sandwich called Doener Kebaps is now becoming popular in the city. And why not when they are not only selling delicious meals, but they are also rolling on smart car. Despite the fact that mobile food carts are not new anymore, this one became a hit because it is the David in the midst… Continue Reading »


The World’s Largest car2go Fleet in Vienna

After the success of car2go networks in Vancouver, Austin, Hamburg and other cities in the world, it is not surprising that the car sharing program will set up in another European country, Austria, specifically in Vienna. This new location will not be like the others, it is the largest one as there will 500 smart fortwo cars for rent starting in December. Car2go is an initiative that helps people get a rental car without the hassle of getting in a rental office as you can spontaneously rent cars anytime and any place without setting a time or place to return it to. Robert Henrich, Managing Director of car2go GmbH described… Continue Reading »


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