Those looking for a little bit more blow from their microcars are in fortune as smart will begin offering the BRABUS version, by matching name German tuner, of its fortwo in the U.S. start in February 2009.
For base of their car, Brabus used a lithium-ion battery to produce power on electric motor of 30kW, that is first publicized at the Paris Motor Show in 2008. Top speed is 120 km/h (74.6 mph) with a range of up to 72 miles (116 km).
The exterior look is additional improved by sports suspension with BRABUS ‘Monoblock VII’ alloys coming with a 5-spoke design. The Smart ForTwo comes with BRABUS sound generator which give audio purposely intended for the Smart electric drive by way of the power yield.
Small series production of the electric two-seater will begin at the end of 2009 and Smart will then bring the first cars to chosen customers.