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The new Smart ForTwo, ForFour ForTwo Cabrio is getting their long awaited « Electric Drive » versions as part of Paris Motor Show.
It must be said with their compact size and zero emission engines, ecologists micro-cars are perfectly suited to the streets of the capital. Note that this is the first time that the ForFour adopts an electric version. As regards the ForTwo and ForTwo Convertible Electric Drive, the numbers are slightly up compared to their predecessors. They earn indeed seven small horsepower (82 hp) and a dozen 10 km range (160 km for the ForTwo and 155 km for the ForTwo Cabrio).
THE FULL BATTERY IN JUST 45 MINUTES
The ForFour Electric Drive adopts the same engine and also claim to 155 km of autonomy. Smart announces 2h30 to recharge the battery maximum of 17.6 kWh. Faster charger to reduce the wait to 45 minutes will be offered as an option. In Germany, the Smart ForTwo Electric Drive will be marketed beginning in 2017 from 21,940 euros.