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MCC Smart & pulse city-coupé

(1998 model)

Brief specs of 1998 MCC Smart & pulse city-coupé

2-door 2-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, petrol (gasoline) 3-cylinder 6-valve straight (inline) engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 599 cm3 / 36.6 cu in / 36.6 cu in, 39.5 kW / 53.0 hp / 53.0 hp @ 5250 rpm / 5250 rpm / 5250 rpm, 80.0 N·m / 59.0 lb·ft / 59.0 lb·ft @ 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm, sequential manual 6-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 135 km/h / 84 mph / 84 mph top speed, consumption 4.8 l/100km / 58.9 mpg-UK / 49.0 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)MCCIssued from1998
ModelSmart & pulse city-coupéIssued until
SerieSmartNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeMCC B01Body designation
ManufacturerMCCCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length2500 mm / 98.4 in / 98.4 inTotal (curb) weight720 kg / 1587 lb / 1587 lb
Width1515 mm / 59.6 in / 59.6 inDry weight
Height1549 mm / 61.0 in / 61.0 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase1812 mm / 71.3 in / 71.3 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1286 mm / 50.6 in / 50.6 inTowing weight
Track rear1354 mm / 53.3 in / 53.3 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity22 l / 4.8 UK gal / 5.8 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.38  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.99 m2 / 21.5 sq ft / 21.5 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeM 160 E 06 LA / 160.910Total number of cylinders3
Engine Typestraight (inline) Total number of valves6
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore63.5 mm / 2.50 in / 2.50 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke63.0 mm / 2.48 in / 2.48 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.01
Fuel supplyBo ME fuel inj.Engine displacement599 cm3 / 36.6 cu in / 36.6 cu in
Engine Main bearings4Unitary capacity199.67 cm3/cylinder / 12.185 cu in/cylinder / 12.185 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio9.5 : 1
SumpMax. output power39.5 kW / 53.0 hp / 53.0 hp at 5250 rpm / 5250 rpm / 5250 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque80.0 N·m / 59.0 lb·ft / 59.0 lb·ft at 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
Intercoolerair/ airMax. net output (power at the wheels)13.3 kW / 17.8 hp / 17.8 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output65.9 kW/l / 1.449 bhp/cu in / 1.449 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque133.6 N·m/l / 1.17 lb·ft/cu in / 1.17 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typesequential manualNumber of gears6
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.7
  Final gear (drive) ratio4.21

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed135 km/h / 84 mph / 84 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio73.6 kW/ton / 55.8 bhp/ton / 55.8 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h17.20 s / 17.20 s / 17.20 sFuel consumption, City (urban)5.8 l/100km / 48.7 mpg-UK / 40.6 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)4.2 l/100km / 67.3 mpg-UK / 56.0 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)4.8 l/100km / 58.9 mpg-UK / 49.0 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions112 g/km / 181 g/mi / 181 g/mi (est.)
  Range458 km / 285 mi / 285 mi

Chassis

Engine locationrearEngine alignmenttransverse
Steeringrack & pinionSteering details
Turns lock-to-lock3.95Turning circle8.7 m / 28.5 ft / 28.5 ft
Suspension frontIndependent,A-ARM, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)Suspension rearde Dion axle, Trailing arm, Wishbone (A-arm, control arm), Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)
Wheels front3.5J x 15 H 2Wheels rear5.5J x 15 H 2
Tyres front135/70 R 15TTyres rear175/55 R 15T
Brakes frontdiscBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter front280 mm / 11.0 in / 11.0 inBrake diameter rear200 mm / 7.9 in / 7.9 in
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of MCC Smart & pulse city-coupé

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