Smart Passion Coupe (2014)
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Smart Passion Coupe (2014) review: 24 facts and highlights

1. better fuel economy (city)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
8.3l/100 km
Peugeot 301 Berline (2014): 0l/100 km

2. better fuel economy (highway)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
7.4l/100 km
Peugeot 301 Berline (2014): 0l/100 km

3. higher maximum torque

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful car, and is also a good indication of its acceleration.
92Nm
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 400Nm

4. smaller turn radius

The turn radius indicates the smallest circular turn a car can make. With a smaller turn radius it is easier to perform a U-turn in one attempt instead of having to reverse back and forth in order to turn around.
8.7m
Scion iQ2 (2014): 4.2m

5. greater cargo volume

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.
221l
Mini Clubman (2014): 1068l

6. longer wheelbase

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).
1.87m
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 3.07m

7. shorter length

2.69m
Renault Twizy EV 13kW (2014): 2.34m

8. larger fuel tank

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.
34l
Kia Rio LX (2015): 73l

9. longer drivetrain warranty (years)

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
4yrs
Nissan Versa Note S (2014): 10yrs

10. Has rear-wheel drive

Rear-wheel drive benefits from increased traction when accelerating, as the weight of the vehicle shifts to the rear over the drive wheels. The weight of the car is also more evenly distributed, resulting in improved handling.
Smart Passion Coupe (2014)
7% have it

11. more cylinders

Although there are many aspects that determine the power, a higher number of cylinders is generally a good indication of the potential power of the engine.
3
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 6

12. longer basic warranty (years)

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
4yrs
Nissan Versa Note S (2014): Unlimited yrs

13. Has a petrol (gasoline) engine

A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.
Smart Passion Coupe (2014)
81% have it

14. longer basic warranty (km)

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
80467km
Clio GT TCe 120 (2014): Unlimited km

15. longer drivetrain warranty (km)

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
80467km
Hyundai Veloster (2014): 160934km

16. more airbags

Airbags are designed to cushion occupants in the event of an impact. The standard number is around six as some cars now incorporate additional ones, such as knee airbags, side airbags and side curtain airbags.
8
Chevrolet Sonic LS (2014): 10

17. weight

830.07kg
Opel Ampera Positiv (2014): 1.69kg

18. more horsepower

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
70hp
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 306hp

19. width

1.56m
Peugeot 208 Allure (2014): 1m

20. height

1.54m
Honda CR-Z (2014): 1.39m

21. more headroom (front)

More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.
1.01m
Mini Clubman (2014): 1.06m

22. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
Ford Focus ST (2014): 2

23. more valves

An intake valve allows the air/fuel mixture to enter the combustion chamber. An engine with more valves tends to increase performance.
12
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 24

24. larger engine size

This measurement is the total volume of all the engine's cylinders, also known as the engine displacement. This is one of many aspects of an engine that determine its horsepower, but generally speaking a greater size indicates more power.
1l
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 3l

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