2016 Smart Fortwo

The 2016 Smart Fortwo is redesigned for upcoming model. Designers followed the logic that the car must be smaller. And they have made it with 2016 Fortwo. This vehicle will be eagerly awaited all across the globe. Also, Forfour model could arrive soon after bas model of Fortwo. However, US sales of  Smart Fortwo 2016 will start next summer, and other version, Forfour is still not clear.

2016 smart fortwo front view

2016 Smart Fortwo redesign

The 2016 Smart Fortwo will use a new platform for its building. It will be based on concept developed in cooperation with Renault. We know that car is going to use rear-engine layout, with rear-wheel drive system. Although Smart Fortwo 2016 is small car, it does look serious from outside. We have mesh grille and new headlights. Side is refreshed with few new lines and curves. However, it is again curvaceous. Inside, 2016 Fortwo is more lively. There are more bright colors in the cabin, and we have horizontal-shelf layout inside. Dashboard is revisited, with new rounded instrument panel with central console. Audio system is a part of upgraded infotainment system.

2016 smart fortwo interior

2016 Smart Fortwo engine

It is not known what will be under the hood of the 2016 Smart Fortwo. Some experts predict, car is going to get naturally aspired unit which will be good for 70 hp. It could be 1.0-l drivetrain. Turbocharged version of this powertrain could produce up to 90 hp. We also have an announcement that 60 hp unit is being prepared, but this one could be launched few months after. However, last option of 2016 Fortwo won’t be available in US. Five-speed manual is standard transmission, thile new vehicle will offer six-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox.

2016 smart fortwo

2016 Smart Fortwo trims

From other versions, we expect it to shows also as completely electrified vehicle, as well as cabrio version. Trim levels of the 2016 Smart Fortwo will probably be Passion, Prime, and Proxy. For US we still don’t have confirmation. Car is to be released during next year, with saloon appearance to follow few months. Price is still unknown for 2016 Fortwo.