Took delivery 2 weeks ago of a passion after 13 month wait. Picking up second smart, a Cabrio this week. Never had a car that garnered so much attention. So far gas mileage has been better than government ratings. Going anywhere takes 15 minutes longer because of the crowds and questions.
Small exterior makes parking easy - interior feels like full size car.
Automated manual transmission takes a little while to get used to - new drivers think something is wrong.