At the Shanghai 2023 Motor Show in April, Smart debuted its new SUV Coupé Electric Smart #3. Less than two months later, the automaker managed by a equal joint venture between Mercedes and Geely officially launched this model in China.
As we know, the Smart #3 will arrive soon. even in the Old Continent. To see it on our roads, however, it will be necessary to wait several more months since we are talking about 2024. in September and where will be held; the official presentation of the European model.
ALSO IN THE BRABUS VERSION
With the start of sales in China, some more details have arrived; of the new Smart #3. On the Chinese market, the Smart #3 is the best seller. offered in three versions (Pro+, Pulse and Premium) with base prices ranging between 209,900 yuan and 255,900 yuan which are currently equivalent to around 27,600 euros and 33,600 euros.
In addition, the Smart #3 is; also proposed in the most high-performance Brabus version at a starting price of 289,900 yuan, equal to around 38,100 euros. The basic Pro+ model has a 200 kW (268 hp) motor powered by a 66 kWh battery. There is talk of a range of 555 km according to the Chinese CLTC cycle, much more than that. "generous" than the WLTP one (the Smart #1 with the same powertrain offers 440 km of WLTP range).
The Pulse 4AWD model features a dual 315 kW (422 HP) engine, always powered by a 66 kWh battery. Traveled 520 km according to the CLTC cycle. Instead, the Smart #3 Premium offers a single 200 kW engine, 66 kWh battery and range up to 580 km (CLTC).
The Brabus edition (only 1,999 units available) features of the same dual-motor powertrain as the Pulse but also offers a specific body kit that makes the car look more; gritty. The time to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h is of 5.4 seconds for the single engine version, 4.3 seconds for the dual engine version and 3.6 seconds for the Brabus variant.
Recall that the Smart #3 rests on the < strong>Geely's SEA platform and measures 4,400 mm long, 1,800 mm wide and 1,600 mm high, with a wheelbase of 2,785 mm.
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