smart Malaysia Unveils the Future of Urban Mobility with Striking Debut of smart #1 at EVx 2023

The stage was set for a historic moment as smart Malaysia made its grand debut at the Electric Vehicle Expo (EVx) 2023, unveiling an exclusive sneak peek of its highly anticipated all-electric vehicle, smart #1 that was placed on the show stand of Mercedes-Benz and smart Malaysia, for the very first time in Malaysia.

This groundbreaking revelation took place at the Setia City Convention Centre, signaling a new era in sustainable urban mobility. With its Mercedes-Benz inspired design and cutting-edge technology, smart #1 is set to redefine the driving experience and raise the bar for electric vehicle excellence in the Malaysian market.

Zhang Qiang, Chief Executive Officer of smart Malaysia, expressed his overwhelming enthusiasm for this monumental milestone. "The first sneak preview of smart #1 marks an incredible journey of bringing the smart brand to Malaysian soil. As we enter a new phase in Malaysia, our team has made excellent progress, and we are confident that the local market will embrace the unique, premium all-electric urban mobility experience offered by smart."

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"We are thrilled to be a part of this exciting event. Whilst many EV enthusiasts are likely to have strong interest in EV technology, follow industry news, and stay informed about the latest EV developments in Malaysia, we hope our smart #1 will bring a more unique and exciting experience to the fans when they get up close and personal with smart #1,'' he added.

The event showcased the winning exterior design of the smart #1, created within the global Mercedes-Benz Design network, featuring a completely new design DNA.

Key design elements include the floating panoramic halo roof, concealed electric door handles, frame-less doors, and CyberSparksLED+ Matrix Adaptive LED taillights, making a significant contribution to the unique and emotional appearance of smart #1.

Company's Strategic Steps to Ensure Seamless Customer Experience
The company has been making significant progress in establishing a comprehensive ecosystem in preparation for the upcoming EV launch. This includes finalizing the appointment of ten dealers across key regions such as Kuala Lumpur, Selangor, Johor, Penang, Perak, Kedah and Melaka.

In addition, a strategic collaboration has been established with local EV charging service providers to ensure customer access to a wider network of Direct Current (DC) fast charging stations. This also includes the earlier collaboration with Gentari Sdn Bhd, a leading provider of clean energy solutions to install DC chargers strategically placed to ensure convenient access to fast charging stations.

Furthermore, the team is diligently conducting rigorous vehicle testing to ensure the seamless adaptation of the EV's to the unique road conditions in Malaysia. Alongside this, the development of a user-friendly mobile app, providing features like remote monitoring, charging station locations, and maintenance reminders, promises seamless connectivity and exceptional customer experience.

As the official importer and distributor of smart vehicles in Malaysia and Thailand, smart Malaysia is proud to announce that the highly anticipated smart #1 will be officially launch in Malaysia during the fourth quarter of this year. The smart #1 exterior e-Brochure is now available, and if you’re interested in registering, you can visit the smart Malaysia website at

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smart 1 E-Brochure_EVx _compressed.pdf
smart 1 Exterior Features Specifications_EVx.pdf