Smart ForTwo 2007 vs Toyota iQ 2009

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Smart ForTwo
2007 - 2010
Toyota iQ
2009 - 2015
Body: CoupeHatchback
Gearbox: Automatic Manual/Automatic
Smart ForTwo is available only with automatic gearbox, whereas Toyota iQ has both automatic and manual transmission options.
Wheel drive type: Rear wheel drive (RWD)Front wheel drive (FWD)
Smart ForTwo is available with rear wheel drive, while Toyota iQ can be equipped with front wheel drive.
Engines: 0.8 - 1.01.0 - 1.4


Power: 45 - 98 HP68 - 98 HP
Torque: 89 - 140 NM91 - 190 NM
Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 9.9 - 19.8 seconds10.7 - 15.2 seconds
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Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption (l/100km): 3.3 - 5.24.0 - 5.1
Smart ForTwo petrol engines consumes on average 0.1 litres more fuel per 100 km than Toyota iQ. On average, Smart ForTwo equipped with diesel engines consume 0.7 litres less fuel per 100 km than the Toyota iQ.
This comparison does not take engine capacity into account, so to compare the fuel consumption of specific engines, select the car version!


Length: 2.70 m2.99 m
Width: 1.56 m1.68 m
Height: 1.54 m1.50 m
Smart ForTwo is smaller, but slightly higher.
Smart ForTwo is 29 cm shorter than the Toyota iQ, 12 cm narrower, while the height of Smart ForTwo is 4 cm higher.
Trunk capacity: 221 litres32 litres
Trunk max capacity:
with rear seats folded down
no data363 litres
Smart ForTwo has more luggage capacity.
Even though the car is shorter, Smart ForTwo has 189 litres more trunk space than the Toyota iQ. The Toyota iQ may have more interior space, so the cabin could be more spacious and more comfortable for the driver and passengers.
Turning diameter: 8.8 meters7.8 meters
The turning circle of the Smart ForTwo is 1 metres more than that of the Toyota iQ, which means Smart ForTwo can be harder to manoeuvre in tight streets and parking spaces.
Gross weight (kg): ~ 1`035~ 1`259
Safety: no data
above average

Average price (€): 32005200
Pros and Cons: Smart ForTwo has
  • automatic transmission only
  • lower fuel consumption for diesel engines
  • roomier boot
  • lower price
Toyota iQ has
  • both manual and automatic
  • better manoeuvrability
  • fewer faults
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