Little Car Blue: 2018 Smart Fortwo Gets a 10th-Anniversary Edition

Smart is hoping its 10th year in the U.S. market will be better than its ninth. In 2017, the Mercedes-Benz sub-brand posted fewer than 3100 Fortwo microcars, its worst numbers yet. To forget 2017, Daimler’s little runabout gains a 10th Anniversary Edition to reflect on what was and what may never again be. For the […]

Little Car Blue: 2018 Smart Fortwo Gets a 10th-Anniversary Edition

Smart is hoping its 10th year in the U.S. market will be better than its ninth. In 2017, the Mercedes-Benz sub-brand posted fewer than 3100 Fortwo microcars, its worst numbers yet. To forget 2017, Daimler’s little runabout gains a 10th Anniversary Edition to reflect on what was and what may never again be. For the […]

Rare Rides: There’s a 2004 Smart Roadster in Brooklyn but It’s Mostly Useless

What has three cylinders, a removable roof, and is technically illegal to own in the United States? Why, it’s the Smart Roadster, of course. Come have a look at all the illegal plastic you can get for twenty grand. Let’s have some backgroun…

Yacht-Rocked: Brabus Smart Fortwo Sunseeker Limited Edition

German tuner Brabus solidified its partnership with British yacht builder Sunseeker London Group earlier this year by opening up a joint flagship store in one of Germany’s fanciest shopping districts. As a proverbial ribbon-cutting, the two collaborated on a special project to exhibit the ethos of each company. The result is the Brabus Ultimate Sunseeker Limited […]

Full Stop: These Are the Cars That Won’t See 2018

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Full Stop: These Are the Cars That Won’t See 2018

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Daimler’s First Electric Trucks Take Manhattan, Aim to Supplant Diesel

A pair of 19th-century horse stables served as a backdrop in Manhattan’s East Village as Daimler Trucks unveiled its new electric commercial trucks under the Fuso brand. Just as the horse and buggy was supplanted by motorized carriages—a battle that continues even today— the world’s largest truck manufacturer is hoping its EVs will lead the […]