The tiny Smart fortwo EV is making its way to U.S. dealers, and the company says you can buy or lease the vehicle with or without the battery.
The 2013 Smart fortwo Electric Drive made its US debut at this year’s New York Auto Show. Starting at $25,000, it is one of the least expensive EVs on the market.
Just 100 days after opening up shop, Daimler says its car2go service in San Diego has more than 6,000 members logging 3,500 trips a week.
Smart has released news of its third-generation Fortwo electric car, saying production is increasing on the new vehicle for global sales in 2012.
A yearlong study of EV driving habits finds in the U.K. finds, among other things, that drivers rarely used more than half of the car’s battery charge.
Car2go, a subsidiary of automaker Daimler, says it will open a car-sharing service in San Diego using a fleet of 300 Smart Fortwo electric vehicles.
The Automobile Club of Southern California unveiled twenty smart fortwo vehicles that will be used for a research project doing club services for members.