25 Dec '17, 9pm

News: 2018 Smart ForTwo Electric Drive Cabriolet first drive review: the perfect city car

2018 Smart ForTwo Electric Drive Cabriolet, First Drive Enlarge Photo It's that access and easy open-air motoring that makes the ForTwo ED so appealing as a city car. Sure, there's practical stuff like battery range, electric motor performance, and vehicle size, but the open-roof character elevates this version of Smart's all-electric approach. Driver and passenger can absorb a city's atmosphere in an entirely different way with the ForTwo Cabriolet. Of course, like the Fiat and Mini, the canvas roof has a dramatic impact on rear visibility. Things aren't bad with the roof up or in the sunroof mode: The rear window is tiny, but at least you can see the car behind you in the mirror. But drop the roof all the way down, and any view out the rear simply vanishes. A rear-view camera shows up in the rear-view mirror while reversing, but you're driving blind most of the rest of t...

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