With the new generation of Smart Fortwo presented (which we had occasion to go to internaiconal presentation that took place in Barcelona) Daimler now wants to complete the range in this case the second variant of the model in its third generation: it is the Fortwo Cabrio. It will be presented at the Frankfurt Motor Show admitting orders at dealerships from November although the first units will not reach dealers until early 2016.
Provided with a soft top made of polyester and cotton fabric with polyacrylic and a rubbery sheet of insulating means to a total thickness of 20mm this new generation of Fortwo Convertible roof has to Tritop they call and It is for a very simple reason: closed slightly open and fully convertible. The hood takes 12 to unfold after pressing the button automatically being able to also done from the remote control. Sidebars can also be removed to be kept in a compartment in the boot enabled but manually to achieve a more open space. Incidentally the top is available in red black and blue.
As with any convertible car he had to receive many reinforcements in your body to compensate for the loss of rigidity by eliminating the ceiling. For the Fortwo Cabrio has improved torsional rigidity over the previous generation by 15% by installing a reinforcing cross-shaped steel underbody and a booster between pillars realizaod in high strength steel.
The engines which will be available will be the 0.9 90 hp 90 hp supercharged doing the 0-100 km / h in 10.8 seconds (11.7 with change Twinamic) and reaches a top speed of 155 km / h approved an average consumption of 43l / 100 km (reduced to 42L / 100 km with automatic transmission). Meanwhile the air option 1 liter with 71 hp and 91 Nm of torque but needs 14.9 seconds to reach 100 km / h extending to 15.5 seconds with the automatic transmission with a top speed of 151 km / h and an average fuel consumption in both cases of 43l / 100 km.
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