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Got your eye on a shiny new Smart? Check out our Expert Ratings, reviews and latest Smart news before signing on the dotted line.

Expert Ratings

Our unique Expert Rating index aggregates reviews from 25 of the top UK motoring websites to give you the definitive verdict on every new Smart model

Latest Smart news

New and updated Smart models, as well as industry news about Smart

Government ends electric car subsidy

The government's immediate scrapping of the plug-in car grant will put prices of the cheapest new electric cars up by £1,500. Or will it?

Latest Smart reviews

We test the latest Smart models, with a variety of short test drives and comprehensive road tests

Smart EQ ForTwo test drive

For an inner-city driver, the Smart EQ ForTwo makes plenty of sense. However, those looking to travel further afield may find it a little too limited.

More Smart features

Which country produces the best new cars?

It's an age-old argument – which country produces the best cars? Well, The Car Expert has all the data to bring you the definitive results.

Electric cars – what’s on sale and what’s coming soon?

As more car buyers make the switch to electric cars, our comprehensive guide tells you what's available now and what's coming soon.

The 10 worst new cars on sale in 2021

From superminis to SUVs and everything in between, we use our Expert Ratings index to discover the worst new cars on UK roads.

How to buy a car online

Online car sales will take off in 2018. The Car Expert has brought you this guide to what to consider if you want to buy a car online.

Top ten blink-&-you-miss-them cars

Developing a new car is a very expensive business, so you would think manufacturers would do all they could to make sure they get it right. Sadly not...

The top five electric vehicles in the United Kingdom

Whether it's to lower your environmental impact or reduce fuel costs, electric vehicles are gradually becoming a mainstream consideration.