Fifth Gear - The Ultimate Smart Car
Tom Ford goes extreme off-roading in a one-off monster truck version of the Smart that has been mated to a Unimog.
Smart Car Does a 5 Point Turn in My Driveway!
Smart Car, new to the U.S., is so tiny it can do a five point turn in a standard home drive way in Elk Grove California!
How to start a smart fortwo that's stuck in park (ABS light on)
IMPORTANT: When you're jiggling your screwdriver or other metal implement, you (obviously?) have to also be pulling on your shifter. I forgot to mention this on the video. If you have a question leave a comment. I pulled myself out of park at least a dozen times before I was able to get to a dealer. Kudos to the folks on the Smart Car of America forums who had this figured out: http://www.smartcarofamerica.com/forums/f25/shifter-stuck-park-heres-get-me -home-fix-5578/ Another update: this problem went away by itself when the weather warmed up to -10*C. Protip: Smartcars aren't great in -30*C! ANOTHER update: A commenter has suggested that slamming on the brakes a few times will fix the issue - give it a shot first, I suppose it is easier than this trick.
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