lb-ft @ 2800 - 4200 rpm
hp @ 5750 rpm
mph (electronically limited)
(from Brabus Press
Release) The exterior is custom-painted a flaming
mother-of-pearl/orange color, the interior is upholstered in black
BRABUS leather and Alcantara with orange seams, and it has lots of
power under the hood: BRABUS (www.brabus.com)
presents the limited-edition special model BRABUS ULTIMATE 112 at
the Frankfurt International Auto Show IAA 2007. The ULTIMATE 112 is
based on the smart fortwo and is a true city sports car. And as such
it represents a unique combination of extravagant equipment, sporty
performance and agile handling.
In addition to the custom paint the BRABUS ULTIMATE 112 sets itself
further apart with a muscular body kit that includes a front
spoiler, rocker panels and BRABUS WIDESTAR fender flares front and
The large wheel houses offer ample space for a tire/wheel
combination that is highly unusual for a car of this size: The
glossy black BRABUS Monoblock VI double-spoke wheels are mounted on
the front axle in size 7Jx18 with size 205/35 R 18 high-performance
tires. In the rear 8.5Jx18 wheels with size 235/30 R 18 tires
provide plenty of grip to transfer the power of the engine to the
Specially calibrated to these ultra-low-profile tires and the wider
track is the height-adjustable BRABUS coil-over suspension that
combines direct, safe and sporty handling with great ride comfort.
With these modifications the ULTIMATE 112 offers the perfect
platform for the powerful BRABUS three-cylinder turbo engine. As the
exclusive special models name reveals, the engine produces 112 PS
(110 hp) / 82.4* kW at 5,750 rpm. Even more important for everyday
driving is the for this vehicle class exceptional peak torque of 150
Nm (111 lb-ft), available over a wide rev range from 2,800 to 4,200
Shifting in the BRABUS ULTIMATE 112 is done either automatically or
with steering-wheel paddles just like in Formula 1 racing. The
paddles are mounted to an ergonomically shaped BRABUS sport steering
With sprint times from 0 60 km/h (037 mph) in 3.9 seconds and 0
100 km/h (0-62 mph) of 9.5 seconds and an electronically limited top
speed of 170 km/h (106 mph) the convertible also sets the
performance benchmarks in its class.
This performance is accompanied acoustically by the BRABUS
stainless-steel sport exhaust and its dual tailpipes made from cast
Exquisite highlights also abound in the interior of the ULTIMATE
112: The especially soft and breathable black BRABUS Mastik leather
is stitched with orange seams.
The BRABUS interior concept includes embossed BRABUS emblems as well
as instrument panel, instrument bezels, tach, speedometer, clock,
turn-signal lever and door handles, all color-coordinated with the
exterior. Stainless-steel foot pedals with anti-slip padding
together with an aluminum shifter and emergency brake lever add
touches of racing atmosphere.
A climate control system, radio and a navigation system are also
part of the standard equipment of this open two-seater.
The BRABUS ULTIMATE 112 is being built in a limited-edition series
of just 112 cars, each sporting a consecutively numbered placard in
the interior. The BRABUS ULTIMATE 112 sells for 45,900 Euros MSRP.