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Info & specs

Smart ForTwo

Smart ForTwo side view
Smart ForTwo angular front perspective
Smart ForTwo angular rear perspective

Overview of the Smart ForTwo

Learn about the Smart ForTwo


Available in coupe (fixed hood) and convertible body styles, the Smart ForTwo is an iconic vehicle. The subcompact’s small design is optimized for city navigation, with a turning radius ideal for parking and maneuvering in tight spaces. Packed with safety features, the Smart ForTwo is impressively durable despite its pint-sized proportions.

The Smart ForTwo is currently available in four trim levels: Pure, Passion, Prime and Proxy. In 2018, the company discontinued production on the gas-powered ForTwo, replacing it with an all-electric vehicle. Before 2017, the electric drive option was only available in the Prime trim.

Pros and cons of the Smart ForTwo

  • Excellent fuel economy
  • Can be easy to park due to small size
  • Exceptional maneuverability in city traffic
  • Limited cabin space
  • Premium fuel required for gas engine
  • Limited rear visibility due to pillars
This is general information and should not be relied on as purchasing advice.

Safety ratings of the Smart ForTwo

Safety ratings provided by NHTSA

  • Number of airbags8

Specifications of the Smart ForTwo

Key specifications available across all trim levels
  • Seats2
  • Doors3
  • Fuel typeElectric or Gas
  • TransmissionAutomatic or Manual
  • City consumption1.9 - 7.5 L/100km
  • Highway consumption2.5 - 6.1 L/100km
  • Width1663 - 1666 mm
  • Length2695 mm
  • Trunk space190 - 220 L
  • Cargo space340 - 350 L
Exact values depend on trim and engine choice.

Trims available with the Smart ForTwo

What is a trim? Trims are different options of the same car with different features and equipment. The specs depend on the trim you choose.This variant of the Smart ForTwo 2016 - 2019 is available in 4 trims:

Basic trim features and specs

Frequently asked questions about the Smart ForTwo

Dimensions of the Smart ForTwo

Vehicle dimensions
YearHeight fromWidth fromLength from
Exact values depend on trim choices.
20181555 mm1663 mm2695 mm
20171554 mm1663 mm2695 mm
20161555 mm1663 mm2695 mm