Smart boss aims for new sales records even without adding crossoverMay 2
Smart isn't going anywhere, Winkler saysMarch 20
Daimler promotes Turkish unit boss Seeger to Mercedes sales and marketing chiefJuly 22, 2016
Daimler named Britta Seeger as global sales and marketing head of Mercedes-Benz cars. Seeger currently serves as head of Mercedes in Turkey and will succeed Ola Kallenius who will take over as development head when Thomas Weber retires.
CEO: 'A Smart always has to be a unique concept'June 20, 2016
AutoNews Now: For Europe's small cars, it's warJune 17, 2016
Smart CEO Winkler outlines plan to keep Daimler brand profitable, 'unique'June 16, 2016
The fortunes of Daimler's Smart brand have rebounded after some tough times with the latest ForTwo and ForFour models that are built in partnership with Renault-Nissan. Smart CEO Annette Winkler explained to Automotive News Europe about how she sees the brand's future.
Smart wants to get smart about urban mobilityOct. 25, 2015
Smart wants to win over buyers to its microcar by offering extra perks through a smartphone app. They'll be able to find parking spots in some cities through the app, and Smart is developing more ideas, including a possible car-sharing function with friends.
Smart ForTwo EV to arrive in U.S. late next yearOct. 5, 2015
The next-generation electric Smart ForTwo will arrive in the U.S. at the end of 2016. Government incentives likely will determine whether demand will outpace the 25 percent take rate seen for the electric version of the ForTwo last year.