Before the arrival of Smart Fortwo electric car, it all seemed to be a dream to have a car that can give you comfortable long drive and makes less air pollution. However, the Smart Fortwo electric car, the car of United States has converted that dream into reality. None of the other electric cars was able to achieve that dream. New cars come daily in the market but Smart ForTwo Electric Car stands apart.
It was a plan to make it an electric car right from the first sketches. The Smart ForTwo electric drive has brought into a picture the concept of innovative mobility. Having innumerable features, it provides the answers to the problem of urban mobility. Smart ForTwo electric car has world-class features, which has attracted people towards it.
Till now, the three versions of Smart ForTwo electric drive vehicle have come in the market with the latest release being in 2014. It has an overall length of 8.8 feet. There is plenty of head and leg space for both the driver and the passengers. Apart from head and leg space, there is also extra shoulder space for the passengers. The 1-litre 3 cylinder motor mounted at the top of the rear produces 70 horsepower and 68- lb feet of torque for the vehicle that make it easy to drive the vehicle. Acceleration provided by the wheels is quite sufficient to provide a smooth city driving. Fuel economy achieved is up to 34 mpg in the city and up to 38 mpg on the highway. Its full-size SUVs 18- wheelers giant ensures the safety of its travelers. One of the biggest advantages of possessing this vehicle is that you do not have to face traffic jams as it zips through traffic and because of its small size fits in the smallest of parking spaces.
It achieves its maximum torque capacity as soon as its motor starts rotating. Weighing roughly 2,000 pounds, it has the 17.6-kilowatt lithium- ion battery present between the two layers of the floor. It takes around 6 hours for the battery to recharge once again.
With the Smart ForTwo electric drive, you will want to take routes full of scenery and enjoy to your full potential. You can charge your car at any public station. In addition, you can manage your drive easily with the Smartphone or tablet. Because it operates on electricity, it is also affordable for almost every US citizen.