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In 2008, the "Smart Car" is being sold in the U.S. What are your thoughts on the reliability and safety of this "Smart Car?" Thank you.

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Amy Mattinat, Owner and Author at Auto Craftsmen Ltd Hi Priscilla, I got to look over and test drive a Canadian diesel version of the Smart Car last summer. Once of my old clients had moved to Canada and had returned to Vermont for vacation and knew I would be interested in this cute little car. When you sit in the car it doesn

Patty Streeter,  at AskPatty.com There is a great debate about the safety of the Smart Car and there is very little data on long term reliability because it is so new. Here are some articles to read and make your own decision: http://www.smartusa.com/is-the-smart-fortwo-car-safe.aspx http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/5217861 http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/19699245/ http://www.canadiandriver.com/articles/jk/040908.htm

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