Recently, we learned from the official that in order to implement the global development strategy, the smart brand is accelerating the implementation of the “Southern Expansion and Westward Expansion” strategy and joining hands with Proton Motors to deeply explore the Southeast Asian market. Witnessed by representatives from the Malaysian Ministry of Investment, Trade and Industry, DRB Group, Proton Motors and other parties, the Malaysian right-hand drive version of smart #1 was launched on the market and the first batch of deliveries was officially launched.
Smart #1 is a representative work of the comprehensive renewal of the smart brand. It is also the first smart pure electric SUV launched by smart in the Malaysian market. Based on local market demand and user habits, smart collaborates with Proton Motors to carry out localized adaptive development to better Meet the diversified travel needs of local users. In addition to Malaysia, smart is planning to enter Southeast Asian markets such as Thailand and Singapore, and will create a new luxury urban life with more friends. It is understood that the Malaysian right-hand drive version of smart #1 is available in Pro, Premium and BRABUS performance versions, with a total of 10 color combinations.
Adhering to the development strategy of “China-Europe dual-core, global layout”, smart continues to promote the process of global market expansion. In Europe, smart #1 has been launched in seven countries: Germany, France, Switzerland, Spain, Italy, the United Kingdom and Iceland; in China, smart and Renfu Group have jointly developed the Hong Kong and Macau markets, and smart #1 has taken the lead in meeting close friends in Hong Kong. .
Smart #1, positioned as a small SUV, currently has 9 models on sale in China, with a price range of 179,000-284,900 RMB. Among them, the BRABUS performance version is equipped with front and rear dual motors + four-wheel drive system, with a comprehensive power of 315kW, a comprehensive torque of 543 N·m, and an acceleration time of 0-100km/h in only 3.9 seconds. At the same time, the new car is also equipped with a 66kWh ternary lithium battery pack, with a cruising range of 500 kilometers under CLTC conditions. The regular version uses a single motor mode with a maximum power of 200kW and a peak torque of 343 N·m. In terms of battery life, depending on the model configuration, CLTC 400 kilometers, 535 kilometers and 560 kilometers are available.