1,427 cars at smart times 14 parade, fortwo and forfour shown

smart times 14

17-19 July 2014 saw 2,380 smart fans from 31 countries come together to celebrate the largest international smart event worldwide in Portugal, an annual event.

smart times 14Cascais was as busy as it can be as venue for smart programmes, test drives, smart parade, alongwith being a great gateway fro those travelling to Figueirinha beach or to the western most point in Europe.

Mayor of Cascais, Carlos Karriere’s invitation set the ball rolling on Thursday with a BBQ at the beach. After it’s world premiere in Berlin, new smart fortwo and forfour were shown at Cascais to Smart’s community. Attendees enjoyed test drives, partook in the smart times car contest, and interacted with smart tuners and exhibitors from across Europe.

The smart times parade started at the former Formula 1 racing track “Circuito de Estoril” with a lap of honour for all smart forfour drivers marking its 10th birthday. 1,427 smart cars were part of the parade through Estoril region towards Cascais for a beach party. Smart ebikes too joined the parade. smart times 13 was hosted from 23 to 25 August in Buochs near Lucerne, Switzerland. Last year saw 1700 attendees from 24 different nations, and 1203 smarts were part of the parade. Next year the parade is headed to Hungary.

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