Smart #1 Pulse

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2023 -
This car is not available in the US, but you can still compare it with other cars


Currently Produced

Smart #1 Pulse

Technical Specifications of Smart #1 Pulse

General Info

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2023 -
Country of Manufacture
Country where final assembly of the car took place
No Data
Current Status
Announced (planned), Produced (on sale), Discontinued (no longer made)
Body Style
Refers to the car's shape & design (sedan, SUV, hatchback)
SUV Smart #1 Pulse

Range and Battery

Estimated range on a full battery: EPA (USA), WLTP (EU), NEDC (EU old), GCC (Green Cars Compare)
249 mi No Data 211 mi
Battery Capacity
Nominal: total amount of energy the car’s battery can hold. Usable: actual amount of energy you can access.
66 kWh 62 kWh
Energy consumption per distance driven. The more efficient the car, the less energy it needs to go the same distance.
29.4 kWh/100 mi (3.4 mi/kWh)


Max Charging Power
Max electric power the car can accept for charging, determined by its on-board charger (AC) and battery (DC)
22 kW 150 kW
Most EVs use a 400V system, but newer models with higher voltage can charge faster and use less wiring.
400 V
Charge Port
The port type impacts charging speed and station compatibility


Drive Type
Drivetrain configuration: PMSM (Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor), IM (AC Induction Motor)
Total power and torque of the car's electric motor(s)
315 kW (422 hp) 431 lb-ft
0-60 mph
Acceleration time from 0 to 60 mph (USA) or 0 to 100 km/h (Europe)
4.3 s
Top Speed
The fastest the car can go (maximum speed)
112 mph
0.00 s
00 mph


Car's body length (front to back bumper)
169.3 in
Car's body width including or excluding side mirrors
with Mirrors
w/o Mirrors
79.7 in 71.7 in
Car's body height (from ground to highest point)
64.4 in
Distance between centers of front and rear wheels (affects ride and handling)
108.3 in

Cargo and Towing

Number of Seats
Total passenger capacity of the car (including driver)
Curb Weight
Car's weight without passengers or cargo
No Data
Cargo Volume
Cargo capacity: Trunk (rear seats up),
Max (rear seats folded),
Frunk (in the front hood)
11.1 ft3 34.8 ft3 0.5 ft3
Towing Capacity
Maximum weight the car can tow safely with a trailer that has its own brakes
No Data
Last Updated:
March 10, 2024
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Charging Smart #1 Pulse

Slow (AC)
Fast (DC)

Home and Office (AC) Charging

Fast (DC) Charging

Last Updated:
March 10, 2024
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About Smart #1 Pulse

Detailed Descriptions

The Smart #1 Pulse is an all-electric all-wheel drive SUV. It came out in 2023. The car is not available on the US market.

The Smart #1 Pulse has a 66 kWh battery pack, allowing it to travel up to 211 mi on a single charge. The car has an average efficiency of 29.4 kWh per 100 miles (or 3.4 miles per kWh) — ranked №475 out of 683 electric vehicles.

Frequently Asked Questions

How powerful is it? How fast does it accelerate?

The Smart #1 Pulse can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 4.3 seconds (ranked №153 out of 683 electric vehicles) and reach a top speed of 112 mph.

The car’s powertrain delivers up to 315 kW (422 hp) of power and 431 lb-ft of torque.

How far can it go on single charge? What is the real-world range?

Smart #1 Pulse achieves a How far can it go on single charge? What is the real-world range? of 190–232 miles, placing it at №475 among 683 electric vehicles. However, this range is subject to several influences:

  • Speed: Traveling at higher speeds reduces battery life.
  • Temperature: Extreme cold or hot weather can affect range.
  • Terrain: Hilly or mountainous landscapes decrease range.
  • Driving habits: Aggressive driving with frequent acceleration and braking consumes more energy.
  • Feature usage: Climate control and media systems also influence range.

It's important to acknowledge that these are estimations, and your actual driving range may differ. Consider these factors when planning your trip and be ready for potential charging stops.

Utilize the interactive EV Navigation map for trip planning assistance.

What charging options are available? How long does it take to charge it?
  • For quicker charging, consider using a compatible DC fast-charging station. The car boasts a maximum charging rate of 150 kW, but remember that battery temperature and charge level can influence the actual speed you'll experience.
  • Estimate charging time, rate and cost using Green Cars Compare Charging Calculator.

    How big is it? What are the dimensions (length, width, height)?

    The size and weight specifications for Smart #1 Pulse are as follows:

    • Length: 169.3 in
    • Width: 79.7 in (including side mirrors) or 71.7 in (excluding side mirrors)
    • Height: 64.4 in
    • Wheelbase: 108.3 in (distance between the center of the front and rear wheels)
    • Curb weight: N/A lbs (weight of the empty car, no people or cargo)
    How much cargo space does it offer? Does it have a front trunk?

    Here's a breakdown of the Smart #1 Pulse cargo space:

    • Trunk capacity: With the rear seats up, you get 11.1 cubic feet of cargo space in the back (ranked №567 out of 683 electric vehicles).
    • Max cargo capacity: Fold down the rear seats, and you open up 34.8 cubic feet of total cargo space (ranked №479 out of 683 electric vehicles).
    • Frunk capacity: The front trunk is called a "frunk", and it offers an additional 0.5 cubic feet for storing small items.
    Is it suitable for towing? What is the maximum towing capacity?

    The car isn’t officially rated for towing.

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