Individualization for the microcar

Paris, October 7, 2014

At the Paris Motor Show 2014 ( October 4 to 19 ) for the first time, visitors can seek personal contact with those available from November 2014 Smart Fortwo and Forfour models. No sooner are the new city car publicize the Daimler - tuner Brabus gives an outlook on further possibilities for individualization: Two conceivable Brabus Smarts, in the four years since established line " Tailor Made", now stand at the Paris Exhibition. We have looked at.

optical individualization

Among the most striking features of the Tailor - Made editions include their special finish. The Ausf├╝hrugen in "evening red" and "dark night blue " will be reserved exclusively for the Brabus models. The interior is upholstered in nappa leather. Here the colors " graphite " and " Ivory " will be available exclusively.

Possible engine

For future motorization of sharpened city car, the manufacturer still shrouded in silence. The current Brabus Fortwo gets 102 hp from a turbocharged one-liter three-cylinder. Propulsion in the new standard Smarts take over the market launch also three-cylinder petrol engine with 0.9 liter displacement or a. Here, the 0.9 - liter turbo gasoline to 90, the one-liter vacuum cleaner comes to 71 hp. Both petrol engines are also used in base - relatives Renault Twingo used. Conceivable in the Tailor - Made models therefore would be a one-liter, three-cylinder turbocharged the aggregate. This would in the Power - dwarf bear an output of around 110 hp.

Brabus prices

When will the new Brabus refined versions will be available at dealerships, is not yet known and also in prices there is as yet no precise evidence. The new standard Fortwo with 71 Sucker PS costs in the base with 10,895 euros at least as much as its predecessor. (ml)