Ineos wants to use the plant to build its Land Rover Defender rival, the Grenadier.
The sale is part of Daimler’s new streamlining and cost-cutting strategy.
A media helicopter followed the tiny Smart ForTwo for over 40 minutes.
Hybrids, EVs and an F1-inspired hypercar are just some of the models on the horizon.
With the plug-in car grant included, the 2020 Smart EQ ForTwo Coupe starts at £16,955 in the UK.
The Smart Automobile joint venture will build next-generation Smart electric cars from 2022.
Smart says its next-generation models need to be sexier and sportier than its current cars.
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Based on the pre-facelift Smart EQ ForTwo Cabrio, the Ultimate E adds performance and style.
New styling can’t make up for the disappointing range of less than 100 miles.
These will be the last fully fledged Smarts made by Daimler.
The concept will be joined by new hybrids and an AMG variant of the GLB.
The facelifted Smart EQ Forfour and Fortwo will be electric only and will bring subtle styling tweaks.
Developed by Brabus and designed by Konstantin Grcic, it’s limited to 21 cars.
Daimler finally figured out the Smart ForTwo was ForNoOne.
Smart’s future has been secured thanks to a joint venture with Geely, but it will be forced to pull out of the US?.
Police in Chicago have managed to recover most of the stolen Car2Go vehicles.
The Smart EQ Fortwo appears to get a minor makeover featuring new lights and front bumper.
The two companies will form a joint venture and cooperate in designing, engineering and manufacturing Smart’s next-gen models.
Despite posting huge loses, Geely appears primed to invest in the troubled Smart brand.
After years of losing money, Daimler could give the Smart brand the axe.