smart fortwo – shift lever knob

Geared for relaxation.

The smart is powered for city driving by a rear-mounted 3-cylinder petrol engine with 5-speed manual transmission. The manual transmission provides for sporty and dynamic driving fun – even on short journeys.

Manual transmission.

Sporty and precise gear shifting: the 5-speed manual transmission fitted at the rear together with the engine offers excellent shifting comfort.

The features of the 5-speed manual transmission at a glance:

  • Twin-shaft design
  • Integrated differential
  • Five forward gears and a reverse gear
  • Manually operated cable shift with three shift gates (1-2, 3-4, 5-R)
  • Double-synchronised first and second gear

Technical data.

smart fortwo – technical data