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A review of the Brabus 112 smart car

The Brabus 112 is a powerful, yet compact, car that is ideal for city driving. It is built based on the design of the smart Fortwo Cabrio and can comfortably seat two passengers. The 112 has a muscular body kit that features rocker panels, a front spoiler, and specially designed front and back fender flares. This article provides you with a review of the Brabus 112 smart car.

Features

Suspension This car comes fitted with a height-adjustable coil-over suspension which makes for stable handling and comfortable cornering. The suspension system of this car is specially designed for low profile tires and provides the ultimate in comfort and safety. Engine Its 3-cylinder turbocharged engine can generate a maximum of 112 horsepower at 5,600 revolutions per minute. It also has a peak torque of 150 Nm, which makes it perfect for everyday city driving. Colour Customers can choose to have their smart car 112 painted by Brabus to the colour of their liking. Interiors Considered as standards in this car is a climate control system, speedometer, instrument panel, door handles whose colour is coordinated with the exterior, tachometer, clock, turn-signal lever, and embossed Brabus emblems. The car also comes with an emergency brake lever, a sporty aluminium shifter, soft leather-stitched seams, and attractive stainless steel foot pedals (with anti-slip padding). Shifting Shifting can be accomplished either automatically or through the use of Formula 1 type shift paddles. Navigation This car boasts of an advanced navigation system that can help you to navigate your way through busy city streets so that you can quickly reach your destination. Exhaust system The Brabus 112 smart car comes fitted with a stainless-steel sport exhaust that features highly durable dual cast aluminium tailpipes. Wheels and tires Mounted in the front axle of this car are mono-block double-spoke wheels (size 7JX18) fitted in high performance tires (205/35 R 18). Its rear wheels (size 8.5Jx18) are a bit bigger and are fitted in 235/30 R 18 tires.

Quick facts

1) This car can reach 100 km/h from zero in just 9.5 seconds. 2) It can reach speeds in excess of 170 kilometres per hour. 2) It is equipped with a 112 BHP 3-cylinder turbo engine. 3) Brabus only produced 112 units of this, which partly explains the 112 in the car's name.

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