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smart eBike coming to five US markets

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According to Mercedes/Smart reps at NAIAS, the Smart bicycle will initially be available in 5 markets (she said Los Angeles, Portland, New York, Miami, and “one midwestern market”) starting this spring.
The Midwestern location is apparently North Olmsted, OH according to smartusainsider.com.

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Will that be available in a cabrio model?


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$3,000 for a bike? I'd totally buy this thing, but at that price, I think not!!!! :eek:

Shoot, you can get mopeds for a third of that price...
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Ditto, there are lots of other bikes (not to mention other things) that I would rather spend $3G on?
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Where do you put racing stripes on a smart bike?
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No thanks...at $3,000 there are better alternatives!
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Will that be available in a cabrio model?


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The Midwestern location is apparently North Olmsted, OH according to smartusainsider.com.

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This may be the only way for those of us in the Midwest to get a smart electric.
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It is a rip-off - I have a $4000 racing bike but it's not limited to 25 MPH...
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I plan to purchase the eBIKe I've been waiting for year on getting a bike so it will be perfect timming. However if price could drop at an introductory price of $1,995 I believe it would b reasonable to most consumers.
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