Great Car for Recon - 2008 Smart Fortwo Passion Coupe Long-Term Road Test

2008 smart fortwo Long-Term Road Test

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2008 Smart Fortwo Passion Coupe: Great Car for Recon

August 03, 2009

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Sunday morning I took a tour of Long Beach, Calif., dealerships in the 2008 Smart Fortwo to see what was up with the Cash for Clunkers program.

I circled dealerships shooting pictures, pulled U-turns and parked on the sidewalk. It was great to have a highly maneuverable car for this mission. The only thing the Smart didn't afford me was a good cover. While the Smart is old news with car guys, out on the street it's still turning heads.

In other Smart news the car has been up for sale for a week at an asking price of $10,900. I've gotten a few calls but no buyers so far.

Philip Reed, Edmunds Senior Consumer Advice Editor @ 18,758 miles

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