Smart Fortwo May Look Like a Toy, but the Engineering Behind It Isn't Kid Stuff

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And then from other people:

"I'd need two. One for each foot."

"Which end (does) the popcorn come out?"

"If you hook two Smarts together do you get a whole car?"

"Half the car? Halve the price!"
Smart Fortwo May Look Like a Toy, but the Engineering Behind It Isn't Kid Stuff

Oh, yes, very funny. I heard a lot of comments in a week and a half of driving the shortest new car in the United States, which is just being delivered to its first owners. Many are familiar with Smart because various models - including a roadster and a four-seater - have been on sale in Europe, Canada, Mexico and elsewhere for a decade.

The Smart Fortwo coupe is a rear-wheel drive, two-seater that doesn't drive like a toy, though it looks like one. It also is available as a convertible, which SmartUSA calls the Cabrio.

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