The "smart edition starblue" is now available in selected smart markets. Only 250 cars of this exclusive special model will be built and offered for sale to smart customers in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Great Britain.

The smart cabrio in the colour star blue metallic – combined with a silver tridion safety cell – is based on the sporty cabrio pulse model and is available with a 61 bhp (45 kW) petrol engine. The highlight of the special model is the fabric roof which comes in dark blue instead of the usual black.

The smart edition starblue is also equipped with an extensive range of comfort features including leather steering wheel and gear knob, air conditioning with exterior temperature indicator and frost warning, and SOFTOUCH automatic transmission.  A clock, rev counter and an RDS radio/CD player with Sound Upgrade Package (with additional speakers and improved sound quality) also feature in the standard specification. The special model is equipped with BRABUS “Monoblock V” 15” alloy wheels with 175/55 R 15 tyres at the front and 195/50 R 15 tyres at the rear. 

The smart cabrio starblue is priced at £10,995 on-the-road.

More information on smart can be obtained by calling Debbie Hull at DaimlerChrysler UKsmart, telephone 01908 301313 or by fax 01908 245096 or by e-mail