smart put out a special edition of the fortwo model almost every two weeks, and they’re all just normal cars with a new color and some badges! This one though, is a real special edition celebrating the car’s 10th anniversary in the United Kingdom. Called the fortwo gb-10 edition, the car features silver metallic exterior and a special red interior.
Going on display at this year’s smart festival on Saturday 4th September, the gb-10 edition is limited to 100 units, including 50 mhd coupé, 10 mhd cabrio, 30 cdi coupé and 10 cdi cabrio, all featuring unique ‘1 of 100’ badging.
The car which is priced from £10,695, benefits form smart-BRABUS customisation division parts, chief among which is the BRABUS Monoblock VII 15” alloys, BRABUS LED daytime running lights and BRABUS LED third brake light, while the Premium interior package with BRABUS gear knob and handbrake.
The unique ‘gb-10’ logo also features in the headrests of the Rosso red, heated leather seats and the use of leather extends to the door panels, kneepad and handbrake gaitor. The upper dashboard is finished in contrasting black alcantara and the instrument surrounds in silver, the latter complementing the seats’ eye-catching silver stitching. Standard equipment includes the impressive Pioneer AVIC-F910BT audio and navigation system, air conditioning, electric windows and Panoramic roof.
Gary Savage, Managing Director, Mercedes-Benz Cars said: “The gb-10 edition is the perfect way to celebrate a decade of smart in the UK, not only being one of the most distinctive and exclusive fortwo models ever produced but also capturing the essence of what the iconic brand represents.
“More than 75,000 smarts have been sold in the UK and the gb-10 edition is a clear indication of how the brand has evolved and continues to do so. Its luxurious specification will attract an even greater variety of customers and once again highlights the car’s reputation for trendsetting, forward-thinking style.”