Mercedes Nafa

Mercedes Nafa

In 1981, Mercedes-Benz introduced a concept car called NAFA. The compact two-seater was just 2.50 meters in length, 1.50 meters in height and 1.50 meters in width. It had four-wheel steering, two sliding doors, front-wheel drive, and an automatic...
Smart ForTwo Hybrid

Smart ForTwo Hybrid

Smart Crosstown Smart Crosstown Smart Crosstown Smart Crosstown Daimler Chrysler’s Smart division has developed a series of concept test cars that incorporate a range of advanced and alternative-fuel technologies: gasoline and diesel hybrids, cng-fueled, and electric....
Green Light for Electrifying Smart EV in 2006

Green Light for Electrifying Smart EV in 2006

News from July 2006 The smart fortwo, globally recognized for its compact size, has been gradually reshaping the automotive landscape. Available with two engine options, an inline three-cylinder gasoline turbo, and a turbodiesel, the 799 cubic-centimeter turbodiesel...
Smart ForTwo Mild Hybrid

Smart ForTwo Mild Hybrid

There was a “mild hybrid” project initiated by Smart, which was developed by the company Zytek (UK) and utilized the Smart ForTwo 450 as its prototype model. The resulting car was released as the Smart ForTwo 451 MHD, and subsequently, Zytek was acquired...
Smart ForTwo CNG

Smart ForTwo CNG

Smart is making its global debut in Leipzig! At the Auto Mobil International (April 1st to 9th, 2006), the innovative small car brand is unveiling the prototype of a smart featuring a natural gas drive to the eager trade fair audience. The Smart ForTwo CNG (compressed...
Comparison of Three Engine Types: Inline, Boxer and V Type

Comparison of Three Engine Types: Inline, Boxer and V Type

Decoding Diversity: A Comprehensive Comparison of Three Engine Types As car enthusiasts, we understand that the engine is the powerhouse that defines the driving experience. Today, we embark on a thrilling journey to compare three distinctive engine types that have...
The Smart Fortwo turns 25

The Smart Fortwo turns 25

Dimensions are subjective. While measuring a mere 2.50 meters in length, the Smart Fortwo emerged in 1998 as the indisputably smallest car on the market. Yet, a quarter of a century ago, no other breakthrough caused as much excitement as the petite vehicle that...

Johann Tomforde

Unveiling the Ingenious Mind: The Legacy of Mercedes Engineer Johann Tomforde In the expansive realm of automotive innovation, certain names shine brightly, and among them is the visionary engineer Johann Tomforde, whose contributions have left an indelible mark on...
Smart Fortwo W450 Manual >> Light conditions

Smart Fortwo W450 Manual >> Light conditions

Manual created by: www.smart.com | smart – a brand of DaimlerChryslerThe entire manual with the table of content is here. >>Light conditions. (Chapter 2) As your vehicle is easy to operate because all control elements are located where you would expect...
Who is Ken Miles

Who is Ken Miles

In the world of motorsports, few names resonate as powerfully as Ken Miles. A British-born racing driver and engineer, Ken Miles left an indelible mark on the world of racing with his exceptional driving skills, technical expertise, and unwavering passion for the...