STUTTGART, Germany – In anticipation of U.S. sales beginning in 2006 and Canada sales this fall, executives and engineers for Smart GmbH, the microcar-making unit of DaimlerChrysler AG, demonstrate the structural integrity of their miniscule 2-seater, the Smart Fortwo, by crashing it head-on into a Mercedes E-Class sedan, a car twice its size and weight. Smart Fortwo crashes into Mercedes E-Class. Smart Formore first U.S.-bound Smart product. The 40% offset frontal collision, ...
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