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5 myths about buying a used car and why you should ignore them!

Although a used car comes with many benefits – not least the considerable savings made compared to buying the same model new – many of us remain wary of buying them and are receptive to myths around their quality, value and reliability. Here we take a look at some of these myths and hope to […]

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Here’s why an ex-demonstrator could save you money.

An ex-demonstrator is a car that was once used for display at a dealership but has now been placed on sale. Demonstrators are essential for car dealerships in order to keep their showrooms full with the newest models and to provide available options for customer test drives. When sold on, they offer the buyer a […]

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The future vision of the smart EQ fortwo

With the smart EQ already here, the vision of the smart EQ fortwo is upon us. Smart EQ is the perfect electric car for the city. It is 100% electric and 100% urban. It offers all the familiar benefits from smart. Plus new cutting-edge connected-car technologies and full access to our innovative digital services. But […]

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Smart Edition Green

We are excited to announce the smart edition green to the range. It follows in the footsteps of its brother and sister the red and blue edition. However, with premium adaptions both inside and out, their colour is only the beginning with these stylish and dynamic smart cars. Exterior styling: With its Headlamps with LED […]

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Helpful advice on surviving the school run

Getting the kids ready for school and into the car is always a challenge for parents. Whether you are set to tackle the task for the first time or if you’ve been a parent for a while, kids will inevitably make things difficult for you. There’s no need to despair the school run, however, as […]

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Meet the team: Emma Brock, Integrated Marketing Manager

It’s time for our next instalment, and this time we’re taking you to the Marketing Department to meet our new Integrated Marketing Manager, Emma. Originally from Cardiff, Emma studied Visual Communications in London, and has worked in Sydney and Dubai before settling down in the South West, a place that her and her husband had always […]

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Why Smart Approved Used?

12 months’ unlimited mileage warranty¹. smart has you covered no matter how far you travel. If your car is being repaired under warranty, we’ll also pay up to £100 per day (including VAT) towards the cost of a replacement vehicle. You’ll also benefit from being covered for 60 days whist abroad (in the Republic of […]

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Smart car safety

One thing we all worry about is safety, especially in our cars. Although it is well known for its fuel efficiency and its nimbleness around town, the smart range suffers the misconception as other cars within the supermini division, in terms of perceived safety. So here at Smart South West we have taken a look […]

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The manonabeach® Series.

The origins. Travelling from coast to coast armed only with his Mercedes-Benz 190 and the question, “What does the beach mean to you?” the manonabeach® series was born. manonabeach® is the title describing the ambition of one man and his quest to determine what different beaches mean to the different people that visit them. Now […]

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20 years of smart

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Celebrating 20 years of smart

Happy 20th birthday to the smart fortwo: the compact car that allowed a vision to became reality. A brief history: In 1981 the vision began. Daimler published a vehicle study “NAFA”, an extremely compact city car that not only offered capacity in a small space but also aimed to combat problems such as lack of parking […]

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What are the best restaurants in South West England?

There’s no question that the South West of England is one of the most desirable locations in the whole country, offering residents and visitors everything from beaches, historical attractions, culturally rich cities, and also a whole host of wonderful places to eat. Thanks to its blend of country and seaside, the South West has a […]

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A pivotal year in the automotive industry.

The registration plate changes that come about on the first of the month each March and September are eagerly anticipated by many new car buyers. Plate change months can be a great time to buy a car and many of us consequently hold out changing until we can drive away a model with the very […]

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