2015 Smart fortwo

2015 smart fortwo

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Style NameFuel TypeDrive TypeMPGMSRP
2dr Cabriolet PassionGasoline FuelRear Wheel DriveCity: 34
Hwy: 34
$17,930.00
2dr Cpe PassionGasoline FuelRear Wheel DriveCity: 34
Hwy: 34
$14,930.00
2dr Cpe PureGasoline FuelRear Wheel DriveCity: 34
Hwy: 34
$13,270.00

Two-seater Passenger Car
Rear Wheel Drive
Base MSRP: $13,270.00
Invoice: $12,341.00
Hwy MPG: 38 mpg
City MPG: 34 mpg

Pros

Distinctive European design; great gas mileage; inexpensive price of entry; easy city maneuverability

Model Highlights

The Smart fortwo is available in three different trims: Pure coupe, Passion coupe and Passion cabriolet. Each comes with a 1.0L, 3-cylinder engine that makes 70 hp and 68 lb-ft of torque. It may not seem like much, but with its small body and a curb weight of less than 1,900 lb, it hardly matters. The plug-in fortwo Electric Drive model, offered in either coupe or cabriolet body style is powered by an electric magneto motor rated at 74 hp and 90 ft-lb of torque.

To ease driver concerns of the tiny car's safety, Smart developed its "Tridion Safety Cell," which provides the underlying structure that gives the fortwo its egg-like shape. The curves of the cell are remarkably strong, providing a "shell" around the passengers in the event of a crash. The fortwo also features a cabin full of airbags, as well as an impressive array of safety systems: electronic stability control, anti-lock brakes, cornering brake control, electronic brake assist, skid and torque control and hill-start assist.

The base level of the fortwo, called the Pure, is a bit spartan, but it does feature a leather steering wheel and shifter, keyless entry, power locks, flat-folding passenger seat and one windshield wiper (which is all it needs). Options include cruise control, fog lamps, heated seats, air conditioning, AM/FM/CD sound system and alloy wheels.

The Passion coupe adds a panorama roof, alloy wheels, standard air conditioning and stereo, plus paddle shifters, power windows and electric, heated mirrors. The Comfort Package provides electric-assist power steering, heated leather seats and fog lamps. The Passion cabriolet is similarly set up, but features a soft top with heated rear glass window and an upgraded MP3-ready stereo. LED running lamps, a navigation system, audiophile stereo system with Bluetooth and 6.5-inch touchscreen and iPod input as well as satellite radio are among the options available.

The Passion Cabriolet's targa-like convertible roof is noteworthy for being adjustable at any speed to any position, unlike most cars' convertible roofs, which can only be adjusted at low speeds. The side roof bars can be removed and stowed in the tailgate, for a full wind-in-the-face experience.

The fortwo Electric Drive comes with a 17.6 kWh battery pack capable of up to 74 hp. This combined with the single-speed transmission, allows the Electric fortwo to accelerate faster to 60 mph than the gasoline-powered fortwo. The EPA rates the Electric fortwo for 68 miles of cruising range, which the urban commuter the ideal buyer.

Model News

The Smart fortwo carries over into 2015 unchanged.

Value Writeup

For city commuters who often contend with tight parking spaces and high fuel costs, the Smart fortwo is here to solve both problems. The Smart's small size means it parks like a dream in almost any space. According to the EPA, the Smart is rated at 34 mpg in the city and 38 mpg on the highway, for a combined 36 mpg, making it quite efficient. With a starting price of $13,270, the fortwo has a very appealing price of entry. The fortwo electric, starting at $25,000, is one of the least-expensive all-electric vehicles available in the US, and offers performance that may even best that of the gas-powered Smart.

Pricing

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Exterior Color Interior Colors
 

Deep Black

Manufacturers Code: (ECA)

  • Black
 

Light Blue Metallic

Manufacturers Code: (EAA)

  • Black
 

Gray Matte

Manufacturers Code: (EAI)

  • Black
 

Rally Red

Manufacturers Code: (ECF)

  • Black
 

Silver Metallic

Manufacturers Code: (EAD)

  • Black
 

Clear Flame Yellow

Manufacturers Code: (ECK)

  • Black
 

Crystal White

Manufacturers Code: (EAZ)

  • Black

Vehicle

Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year4.9
EPA Greenhouse Gas ScoreN/A
Vehicle
EPA ClassificationTwo-Seaters

Powertrain

Transmission
DrivetrainRear Wheel Drive
Trans Type5
Trans Description Cont.Auto-Shift Manual w/OD
First Gear Ratio (:1)3.31
Second Gear Ratio (:1)1.91
Third Gear Ratio (:1)1.26
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)0.94
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)0.71
Reverse Ratio (:1)3.23
Clutch SizeN/A
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)4.53
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy38 MPG
Cruising Range - City295.80 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City34 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined36 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy330.60 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - CityN/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - HwyN/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - CombinedN/A
Battery RangeN/A
Engine
Engine TypePremium Unleaded I-3
Displacement1.0 L/61
Fuel SystemMPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM70 @ 5800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM68 @ 4500
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)N/A
Cooling System
Total Cooling System CapacityN/A

Dimensions

Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity2
Passenger Volume45.4 ft³
Front Head Room39.7 in
Front Leg Room41.2 in
Front Shoulder Room48 in
Front Hip Room45.4 in
Second Head RoomN/A
Second Leg RoomN/A
Second Shoulder RoomN/A
Second Hip RoomN/A
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase73.5 in
Length, Overall106.1 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors61.4 in
Height, Overall60.7 in
Track Width, Front50.5 in
Track Width, Rear54.5 in
Min Ground Clearance5.2 in
Liftover Height28.7 in
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk VolumeN/A

Chassis

Weight Information
Base Curb Weight1808 lbs
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.N/A
Suspension
Suspension Type - FrontStrut
Suspension Type - RearOther
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)Other
Shock Absorber Diameter - FrontN/A
Shock Absorber Diameter - RearN/A
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - FrontN/A
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - RearN/A
Tires
Front Tire SizeP155/60TR15
Rear Tire SizeP175/55TR15
Wheels
Front Wheel Size15 X 4.5 in
Rear Wheel Size15 X 5.5 in
Front Wheel MaterialSteel
Rear Wheel MaterialSteel
Steering
Steering TypeRack-Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), OverallN/A
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)N/A
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb28.7 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to WallN/A
Brakes
Brake TypeFront Disc/Rear Drum
Brake ABS System4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line)N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or )Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )N/A
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness11 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness8 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or )Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width8 in
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx8.7 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, ApproxN/A

Warranty Information

Basic:
4 Years/50,000 Miles

Drivetrain:
4 Years/50,000 Miles

Corrosion:
4 Years/50,000 Miles

Roadside Assistance:
4 Years/50,000 Miles

Crash Test Rating

US NHTSA CRASH TEST RESULTS:

Overall Rating: Not Rated

Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating: Not Rated

Overall Side Crash Rating: Not Rated


Overall Rollover Rating: * * *
Dynamic Test Result: No Tip
Risk of Rollover: 21.2%

Note Regarding Driver Rating:

Male: Average sized adult male dummy in 35-MPH crash into fixed barrier. Rating is evaluation of injury to head, neck, chest, legs. Female: Small-sized adult female dummy in 35-mph crash into fixed barrier. Rating is evaluation of injury to head, neck, chest, legs.

Rollover Note: Dynamic (moving) test results (Tip or No Tip) and measured rollover-related properties determine vehicle's risk of rollover in single vehicle crash and its rollover rating. The Rollover Resistance Rating utilizes a "fishhook" maneuver which is a series of abrupt turns at varying speeds to see how "top-heavy" a vehicle is.

Recall Information

US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID:
15V192000

Mfg's Report Date:
MAR 30, 2015

Component:
STEERING

Potential Number Of Units Affected:
5058

Summary:
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Smart Fortwo Coupes and Convertibles, and 2014 Fortwo Coupe Electric and Fortwo Convertible Electric vehicles. The affected vehicles have steering gear mounting bolts which may break during vehicle operation.

Consequence:
If the steering gear mounting bolts break, vehicle handling could be affected, increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy:
MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the steering gear mounting bolts, free of charge. The recall began on May 8, 2015. Owners may contact Smart customer service at 1-800-762-7887.

Dates of Manufacture:
JAN 30, 2014 to JUL 15, 2014

Manufacturer Recall Number:
2015040002


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