Smart gets smarter

July 6, 2010 § Leave a comment

Tweaks to the Smart Fortwo this autumn: besides a refreshed interior and some new styling options and accessories, its petrol engines are to get more economical. The 1.0-litre three-cylinder unit will deliver an improved 57.7mpg (60bhp and 70bhp versions) thanks to revised engine control software, and its carbon dioxide emissions will come down to 97g/km. Output of the Brabus version is upped to 101bhp. These revised versions will be launched at the Paris Auto Salon this autumn, as an interim measure before the all-new model, co-developed with Renault-Nissan, arrives in 2013. Full heads-up at Autocar.

Tagged: , , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

What’s this?

You are currently reading Smart gets smarter at Driving to the Future.


%d bloggers like this: