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In a blink-and-you’d-miss-it during an event in Berlin, the of marketing and sales for Smart, Hülder, told us that the model in the Smart e-Mobility after the Smart ForTwo Drive and eBike will be the electric scooter (or smart To be fair, the original announcement in mid-May at a shindig in Davos, but Daimler had some new news for us in

The scooter’s plug-in socket is up behind the smart emblem via a normal household connection, a recharge takes three to hours. The range spoken of is 100 km, or over 60 miles.

The Smart frame is made from and aluminum and emulates the Smart tridion passenger cell in its properties and design. Beneath the there is room for two scooter and the second seat or ‘pillion’ folds out and back from single seat as needed, the rear foot pegs as part of the process. If an owner not foresee having pillionites he or she can replace the seat with a rack.

As with all Smart e-Mobility an owner benefits from smartphone integration. Mounting phone in the onboard holster the handlebar grips, a suite of apps and connectivity opens up. acting as speedometer and range the phone serves as a full-on system, charge-point finder when away from the as a GPS tracking device if you’ve where you parked it.

More apps will be over time, we’re

With respect to safety, the scooter includes an airbag, ABS power, and Blind Spot Braking is controlled only by one on the right side of the handlebar activates the front hydraulic brake. Once that the rear hub electric motor to generator duty and the rear is applied electrically.

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In the process, the pack recuperates energy. regeneration also occurs via the solar panels mounted at the of the scooter. And there’s also handlebar heating.

From what we were to gather and calculate in our heads on loose-lipped comments, the smart will start at roughly

But why buy the cow when you can milk it, you ask? indicates that its electric will be an integral part of the subscription program that has running in several European and American cities (a number is expected to grow to 30 cities by There’s currently a Smart Electric Drive fleet in San and it has reportedly been a big success.

Look for this new urban lifestyle to hit several more in the U.S. by the scooter’s 2014 (or lease) date.

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