Gallery: All-Electric Smart Cars Announced for the UK!

 

After a successful series of trials in London, Daimler has just announced that the Smart Fortwo Electric is officially ready for small series production! The all-electric version of everyone’s favorite ultra-efficient minicar will feature a 41 hp Zytek electric motor capable of propelling it up to zippy top speed of 60mph with a range of 72 miles, making it perfect for inner-city driving and daily commutes. Now that seems like a smart <sorry> idea to us!

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  1. davidwayneosedach June 26, 2009 at 11:03 am

    That is a nice little car with awesome features! The fact that it can get up to 60 mph closes the deal for me. I want one!

  2. dpaschoal June 24, 2009 at 12:53 pm

    I would love to know the projected price of Smart EV.

    Thanks,

    Roberto DePaschoal
    info@ev-motion.com

  3. undeadbydawn June 23, 2009 at 5:08 pm

    This is, literally, the car I’ve been waiting for. Which means I’ll have to take driving lessons at some point.

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