2008 Smart Car Fortwo – Crash test
The Smart Fortwo is classified a microcar, meaning it’s smaller even than minicars. Weighing about 1,800 pounds, the Smart is more than 3 feet shorter and almost 700 pounds lighter than a Mini Cooper. But when it comes safety the smallest car for sale in the USA even gives the big players a run for their money. In recent tests it earned the top rating of good for front and side crash protection and the second highest rating of acceptable for protection against whiplash in rear impacts.