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The new 2013 Smart ForTwo Electric Drive

Category: Smart | Author: | Date: April 3rd, 2013

I am sure that you have heard about those tiny cars, called Smart. They are in the market from October 1998, when it was launched the first Smart ForTwo.

Well, recently, at the 2013 New York Auto Show, Smart has introduced the new ForTwo Electric Drive. Until now, Smart wasn’t so popular and there were no good words about it, but now, with this last model of Smart ForTwo Electric Drive, it seems like there are good rumors about this little car.

Smart ForTwo Electric Drive

Smart ForTwo Electric Drive

The new single-ratio transmission is much lighter and compact than the one from the previous electric ForTwo. Its engine is powered by a 55 KW magneto and a new a new 17.6 kWh lithium-ion battery. To reach 100 km/h it needs only 11.5 seconds.

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