Just What Is a smart Car?
What You Need to Know
About the smartcar
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If you've been asking everyone you know, "what is a smart car?", you'll find the answer to that and more on this page...
So, what the heck IS a smart car?
Well... first and foremost, smart cars are designed to be commuter cars that are fun to drive and get good gas mileage.
Here is a sample of what a smartcar is...
It's a two-door hatchback with two bucket seats.
It's small, being only 106 inches long and weighing only about 1800 lbs.
But the interior is loaded with many standard creature comforts, along with many optional accessories.
Though tiny on the road, it comes loaded with tons of standard safety features, starting with the tridion safety cell, 4 airbags, ABS brakes and much more.
It makes a statement about conserving energy with mileage ratings of 33 MPG in the city and 41 MPG on the highway.
But that's hardly all that a smart car is!
It also has these great features:
Going from 0 to 60 mph in 12.8 seconds is doable for commuter traffic, along with its maximum set speed of 90 MPH.
The smartcar has stylish looks that attract much attention from people.
Finally, the smart car interior passenger space is very roomy, with plenty of head and elbow space for two passengers.
The engine is a 3 cylinder, 1 cubic liter, with 71 horsepower.
It comes with an automated manual transmission.
The smart has a nice storage cargo area with a maximum capacity of 12 cubic feet up to the roof.
Now that we have some general knowledge about the what is a smart car, let's dig deeper and get a sense of smartcar history and learn where did the smart car come from. Click below:
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