In November 2011, Daimler's car2go car sharing service launched in San Diego, and in its first 100 days of operation has signed up over 6,000 people.
Finally, we can stop complaining about the lack of space when buying a tiny Smart car thanks to the outside the box thinking from Rinspeed.
Daimler's little Smart unit has been producing diminutive 3-cylinder and now electric cars for markets around the world. So far, they've met with limited success in North America.
The smart forspeed concept electric vehicle is an open-air roadster at its purest state. It has no roof or side windows and it features a low wind deflector instead of a windshield.
Daimler is the official transport partner to the 4th World Future Energy Summit (WFES).