Smart has brought new vehicles at the 2012 Bologna Motor Show Italian première. Among the cars on stage, the most innovative is definitely Smart ForStars, prototype introduced to the public at the 2012 Paris Motor Show. Smart ForStars is powered by the same electrical system of Smart Brabus ED and is equipped with highly advanced technical solutions and futuristic details.
Smart has also displayed its current line-up of cars, as well as some special editions such as Smart Iceshine, featuring a unique light-blue paint-job and specific white painted details, such as rims, door mirrors, Tridion Safety Cell and front grille surrounding. Smart is also introducing the Smart Brabus 10th Anniversary limited edition, characterised by a beefed up, aggressive look, and particular aesthetics that celebrate 10 years of collaboration between Smart and Brabus.
In Bologna, also the third generation of Smart Electric Drive that produces a power output of 55 kW and reach a top speed of 145 km / h with a sprint from standstill to 60 km / h in just 4.8 seconds. The 17.6 kWh battery, the same that equips the Smart ForStars, and has a range of around 145 Km with a full charge, which usually takes about 6 hours. The car is offered at a starting price of 15,900 Euro (£12,900).