Smart Pure Coupe
Basic Smart Fortwo Car

An Affordable Mercedes Benz Smart Car

The smart pure coupe is the basic smart fortwo car sold in the U.S. This Mercedes Benz smart car Though basic, it comes with tons of convenience and safety features.

smart fortwo car - pure model

The pure version of the smart car by Mercedes is the most inexpensive and has the fewest features. It does, however, still come with more convenience and safety features than the average car of its class. You'll get great value for your dollar! Of course, you won't get all the more luxurious features that come with one of the other smart car models, but if price is a tipping point for you, the Pure is definitely worth considering.

Here are the included features in the pure smart fortwo car:


  • 1.0L 3-cylinder engine
  • 5-speed automated manual transmission with a stick shift

Power steering is an option.


  • Solid roof
  • Projector beam halogen headlights
  • Side indicators in yellow
  • Exterior mirror trim and radiator grille in tridion color

Metallic paint, a silver tridion safety cell and daytime running lamps are options.


  • 2-spoke leather steering wheel and leather gearshift knob
  • Basic seat with weight detection and seatbelt recognition
  • Seat belts with belt tensioners and belt-force limiters
  • Fold down passenger seat with backrest adjustment
  • Safety seats with integrated headrests and safety belts
  • Storage areas beside steering wheel and in both doors
  • Mirror in passenger sun visor
  • Lockable glove compartment
  • Coin holder
  • Dome light

Heated seats are an option.


  • Provision for radio installation – includes Antenna, 2 speakers and auxiliary input jack (for an iPod or mp3 player)

Radio and CD player are options.


  • Full-size driver and passenger airbags
  • Head/Neck side airbags
  • Electronic stability program (esp®) with hill start assist
  • Anti-lock braking system (abs®) with electronic brake force distribution (brake assist and corner brake control)
  • Hydraulic dual-circuit brake system
  • Safety seats with integrated headrest
  • Seat belts with belt tensioner and belt-force limiter
  • Drive lock – auto activation of the central locking system while driving
  • Top tether for child restraint system
  • 4-button smart key including panic button
  • Tire repair kit
  • Tire pressure monitoring system
  • Tridion safety cell

An alarm system is optional.


  • Manual windows
  • Central locking system with remote control
  • Instrument cluster with multifunctional display
  • Outside temperature indicator (we love this!)
  • Indicators with lane change function
  • Front windshield wiper with speed-dependent interval wiping and wiper/wash function
  • Intermittent rear windshield wiper with wiper/wash function
  • Electric rear window defroster
  • Electric tailgate release
  • Locking gas cap
  • 12-volt socket, with cover
  • Front windshield wiper with speed-dependent interval wiping and wiper/wash function
  • Intermittent rear windshield wiper with wiper/wash function
  • Electric rear window defroster

Air conditioning is an option.


  • 15” steel wheels with covers
  • Tire pressure monitoring system

No additional options are available.

No additional option packages are available for the pure smart fortwo car. But as you can see, the smart pure coupe does come with a lot of great features, so it's a smart car model that thousands have opted to purchase.

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