Hanover, Germany, February 28, 2023. The new Smart #1 will come factory fitted with EcoContact 6 Q premium tires from Continental. The tire manufacturer has received worldwide original equipment approval for the Smart #1 in tire sizes 18 and 19 inches. The full-electric city SUV is the first Smart model developed by the joint venture between Mercedes-Benz and Chinese carmaker Geely.
For more than ten years now, Continental’s developers have been optimizing their tires to achieve ever lower rolling resistance, low rolling noise and long service lives – with zero compromise on safety. As a result, all tires developed by Continental not only fulfill the specific needs of electric vehicles but also help to reduce combustion engine emissions over the long term.
The following products and sizes are approved for the Smart #1 in numerous countries:
EcoContact 6 Q, 235/50 R18 101V XL
EcoContact 6 Q, 235/45 R19 99V XL