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10 models to be discontinued in 2020

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We rounded up 10 cars that will not see the turn of the next decade. Each year new cars enter the market while others leave it. Next year is no different. For these 10 models below, 2019 will be the last year they will be...

Daimler And Mercedes-Benz Cancel Smart Brand For North America

2019 smart EQ fortwo
With dwindling sales and interest, Daimler AG and Mercedes-Benz have decided to pull the plug on their urban brand smart. It was nearly 15 years ago, in 2004, that Mercedes-Benz decided to bring their urban revolution in mobility to Canada. The smart fortwo arrived in...

13 Electric Vehicles Eligible For $5,000 Canada IZEV Program Incentive UPDATE

Electric vehicles eligible for the Canada IZEV program
The government of Canada is adding a $5,000 incentive on electric vehicles starting on May 1st. UPDATE: We have updated the list to reflect the new Tesla Model 3 Standard range which is priced at $44,999 announced on May 1.  Starting on May 1 2019, electric...

Geely Confirms 50 Percent Stake in Smart, Plans To Relaunch EV Brand in 2022

Daimler und Geely Holding gründen ein globales Joint Venture zur Weiterentwicklung von smart Daimler and Geely Holding form global joint venture to develop smart
Daimler and Geely announced a new joint venture on Thursday with plans to launch a new generation of Smart models by 2022. Geely and Daimler formed a 50-50 joint venture with plans of redesigning and relaunching the Smart brand by 2022. New Smart models will...

Chinese Automaker Geely May Buy Half of Smart

smart Forease Concept
Mercedes-Benz may end up selling part of Smart to Geely. Chinese automaker Geely is apparently interested in buying distressed Smart brand from Mercedes-Benz. Smart hasn't exactly been a cash cow for Mercedes-Benz and Daimler. According to research firm Evercore ISI, the German automaker apparently loses a...

Smart Forease+ Cabrio Concept Headed to Geneva

smart Forease Concept
The electric Forease cabrio concept from smart features a removable soft top that you need to find storage for. Next week’s Geneva Motor Show will serve to introduce the Smart Forease+ Cabrio Concept. Last October, at the Paris Auto Show, Smart introduced the Forease Speedster...

New Cars Every Automaker Needs in 2019

2019 New Cars Every Automaker Should Build Next Year
We look at what each automaker should make as a new year's resolution with 2019 news cars we'd like to seem them build. The new year is upon us. Hundreds of millions of new year's resolutions will be made tonight and broken by the end...

smart ForEase Concept: Paris Motor Show

smart forease concept
smart is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the smart fortwo with a surprisingly attractive concept unveiled at the Paris Motor Show today, the smart ForEase. We tend to forget about smart and write it off as a brand without direction. Well, the ForEase concept shows...

The perfect car for a little fun? The smart fortwo EV?

Although we love high-performance cars as much as the next bloke, we at MI are also fans of the smart fortwo. I’ve never met a smart I didn’t like, even the original cdi car with the, some would say, horrible single clutch automated manual...