• Stuttgart, Jul 12, 2007 - Extremely compact, highly innovative and individual in self-assured style: the smart city coupe radically breaks with the automotive conventions of the 20th century. The car – today named smart fortwo – was introduced to the public at the Frankfurt International Motor Show in 1997. At the same time, the smart brand of DaimlerChrysler – Daimler-Benz at the time – made its debut.