The right hand drive smart roadster was launched in the UK in September 2003 with a new brand slogan 'Open Your Mind'.
The right hand drive smart roadster was launched in the UK in September 2003 with a new brand slogan 'Open Your Mind'. With the introduction of the roadster you are now able to 'Open Your Roof' at the touch of a button and re-live the roadster driving experience of the 1950’s and 1960’s.
The roadster's philosophy is a modern take on a classic design and coupled with its curvaceous balanced proportions and high level of standard safety equipment - smart have 'digitally re-mastered' the sports car.
smart roadster Road Test Data
|Model Reviewed||smart roadster|
|Performance (manufacturers data)|
|0 - 62 mph||10.9 seconds|
|Top Speed||109 mph|
|Transmission||SOFTOUCH automatic transmission (incorporating SOFTIP sequential 6-speed transmission) and steering wheel gearshift|
|Fuel Type||Unleaded Petrol|
|CO2 Emissions (NEDC Figures)||g/km|
|Economy (NEDC Figures)|
|Extra Urban||65.7 mpg|
|Euro NCAP Rating||TBA|
|Warranty||2-years/unlimited mileage warranty|
6-year warranty against corrosion perforation from the inside
|Price (when tested on the 31/01/04)||£ 13,500|