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    Report: Next-gen Smart ForTwo, ForFour will be even smaller
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    As expected, the new four-seat vehicle that Daimler AG's Smart division is will start selling later this year will still be pretty darn short. Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche, speaking at the Mercedes-Benz parent company's annual press conference, disclosed a few details about both the next-generation ...

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    Report: Nissan-based four-door Smart scrapped
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    Smart/Nissan Collaboration sketch – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Hot on the heels of the news that Penske and Smart have split comes word that the Smart/Nissan collaboration is dead. Automotive News is reporting that the project, which was intended to yield a four-door model ...

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    Smart's problems mean sales will likely be under 100,000 units for 2010
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    Smart ED – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The sad tale of Smart, especially in the U.S. market, is a prime example of the adage to "be careful what you wish for, because you just might get it." Smart has faced multiple problems, ranging from its design to its execution. On the ...

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    Report: Smart Forfour, when it comes, will probably come to U.S.
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    Daimler chief executive officer Dieter Zetsche admitted yesterday that his company's Smart brand was in trouble without a small car partner. Luckily, that's just what he got in the Nissan-Renault announcement. Now that Smart's future is protected, speculation is turning to the revived Smart ...

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    Report: Daimler, Renault-Nissan alliance could be announced Wednesday
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    According to an unknown source speaking to Reuters, the Renault board of directors has called an extraordinary meeting on Tuesday, April 6th, to discuss plans to enter into an agreement with German automaker Daimler. As was the case when Renault teamed up with Japanese automaker Nissan, there ...

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    Smart move? Daimler reportedly teams with Renault for next-gen minicar
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    2009 Smart Fortwo – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The Daimler brain trust of Dieter Zetsche and Thomas Weber has reportedly struck a deal with Renault/Nissan to develop its next generation of minicars due out in 2014 or so. As you would expect, Daimler will get a new Smart Fortwo ...

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    Report: Renault and Mercedes to team up on small car platform
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    Renault Twizzy ZE concept - click above for high-res image gallery
    According to a report in UK magazine AutoCar, Mercedes-Benz and Renault are planning to collaborate on a new modular micro-car platform. The new architecture would form the basis of the next generation of Smart cars as well as the ...

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    REPORT: Daimler and Renault collaborating on four-door Smart
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    Reports of a collaboration between Daimler and Renault on a new four-door model to join the Fortwo in Smart dealerships just won't die, leading us to believe there may be a ring of truth behind the rumors. The last time Daimler set out to partner up on a more mainstream Smart, the resulting ...

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    REPORT: smart partnering with Renault on next-gen forfour
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    According to Manager Magazine from Germany, Mercedes has approached Renault to cooperate in the development of a new small car. Although the conversations have just started, the rumor is that smart would work on a four-seat car with Renault. This would be smart's second attempt to develop such a ...

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    New smart ForFour to be a stretched ForTwo?
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    The original smart ForFour was based on the underpinnings of the Mitsubishi Colt and was phased out due to slow sales. Daimler may not be giving up on the idea of a four passenger smart car, though, and according to Motor Authority, the new ForFour could be a stretched version of the ForTwo, which ...

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