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Assembly Location

Hambach, France

’08 Price Range

$12,235-17,235

’07 Price Range

Body Styles

Pure, Passion 2-door coupe; Passion 2-door convertible

Drive Configuration

RWD

Engines

1.0L I-3

Transmissions

A-5

What’s New for ’08

  • New to the U.S. market, the Fortwo is available in 2-door coupe or convertible body styles, the latter utilizing a retractable rear window and power-folding cloth center section to achieve open-air status.
  • Two trim levels, Pure and Passion, are available for the coupe, while the convertible is offered in Passion trim only.
  • All variants are powered by a 70-hp 1.0L 3-cyl. engine that drives the rear wheels through an 5-speed automatic transmission.
  • Standard equipment on all models includes antilock brakes stability control, keyless entry and curtain side airbags.
  • Equipment upgrades on Passion variants include power moonroof (coupe) automatic air conditioning, heated power side mirrors, power windows, alloy wheels and a 6-disc CD (coupe) or CD/MP3 (convertible) changer.
  • On the list of options is a Comfort package (power steering, automatic headlamp control, heated leather seats and rain-sensing wipers), air conditioning (Pure only), power steering, theft alarm, 6-disc CD/MP3 changer (Passion coupe) instrumentation (clock and tach) and metallic paint.

Related Information

All 2008 U.S. Models

2008 U.S. Model Specifications