Typically when an automaker announces the development of a new powertrain for a production vehicle, the words downsized and turbocharged are near the top of the announcement because that’s the way things have been going of late.
Gary S. Vasilash
Editor-in-Chief, AutoBeat Group
Make no mistake: the smart fortwo is all new. But it is still a car designed and engineered for the urban environment.
As today is Christmas, we had to find something that would be, well, Christmas-related and automotive to boot.
“The railroads did not stop growing because the need for passenger and freight transportation declined.
“1.5 million smart fortwo vehicles underline the uniquely compact smart’s success as a city car,” said Dr.
Some people question how “low” Mercedes can go in terms of the vehicles offered to the U.S. market.