For just over a year the Smart brand manufacturer of the best urban vehicles market sold its first 100% electric vehicle. This is the Smart fortwo electric drive a vehicle that outwardly looks identical to the versions of combustion but inside it houses the most modern electrical technology.
Smart started in the automotive market in 1998 when he revolutionized the field of urban cars with the launch of a car with room for two people and fully equipped. Was thus opened the market for premium utility. Now years later the German automaker begins to flirt with sustainable mobility thanks to the electric drive.
The Smart e-drive is equipped with a battery of 55 kW (70CV) that provides full power (135 Nm engine torque) from the outset the breakthrough of electric cars. In fact this supermini manages to go from 0-60 km / h in less than 5 seconds.
This electric battery has sio developed by subsidiary Smart and Mercedes-Benz Daimler AG Deutsche Accumotive. His 17.6 kwh offer some of the best available performance today something very interesting for this car always moves fluidly and smoothly.
The agility and drivability are characteristic of all Smart which this electric version accentuates the absence of shift and provide greater comfort to its occupants due to the total absence of noise and vibration.
The vehicle can be fully charged in seven hours using a 220V connection to domestic or current by a 22 kW charger that allows a full recharge in just 1 hour.
The range of the electric Smart is also one of the highlights. According to approval the car can withstand 145 kms of use although depending on the pace of movement use of extras such as air conditioning or self terrain clearance can make your autonomy decline slightly. In any case we speak of an average range in the field of electric cars and you should not worry too much since the average displacement of the townsmen not exceeding 60 kilometers per day.
The Smart electric drive provides the driver via a mobile app timely vehicle information such as load level autonomy or location. An onboard computer in your pocket that permits modifying parameters remotely.
The model is available in the equipment lines Smart fortwo electric drive (which are the images) and the BRABUS sport version. Both can choose both closed bodywork and convertible.
With the aid for the purchase of electric cars the price of Smart electric drive starts at about 17000 € and can acquire the model with flexible options like renting or leasing. for the other reviews about the newest cars visit here.