Mercedes-Benz USA released pricing for the 2017 smart fortwo cabrio. Arriving in U.S. dealers this fall, the smart fortwo cabrio will start at just $18,900 plus a $750 D&H charge and thus being the most affordable convertible on the market. 2017 smart fortwo cabriolet A dual-clutch AT equipped smart fortwo cabrio starts at $19,890 plus the same $750 D&H charge. Last offered as a 2015 model, the new smart fortwo cabrio is the only convertible priced under $20,000 available in the U.S. Given its size, it can be parked virtually anywhere and navigate narrow or city streets and highways effortlessly, all while providing a drop top experience. With the touch of a button the new smart cabrio is transformed from a closed two-seater into a large canvas sunroof, or cabriolet with the soft top completely stowed. The "tritop" folding soft top and the removable roof bars is an exclusive feature the smart fortwo cabriolet offers. Offered in passion, prime and proxy trims, the new cabrio will offer convertible soft-tops in black and dark red. Quick and convenient to operate, the new power soft top operates at any speed and retracts in 12 seconds. The roof bars store easily in the tailgate. The new smart fortwo cabrio also offers three new tridion cell and two soft top colors. Tridion cell and grille colors are also no longer linked to further allow customers to express and personalize their vehicle. The new smart cabrio stands out for its ease of maneuver innovation and efficiency. The cabrio is poised to continue this pioneering role in its segment and will be available in U.S. dealerships this fall. 2016 base specs may have been carried over to the 2017 model. I will try and keep an eye on that for an update. 89 hp and 100 lb-ft. of torque 0.9L turbocharged I-3 in a RWD configuration. This is mated to a std. 5-speed MT on the non-cabriolets or the optional 6-speed twinamic dual-clutch AT which is standard on the cabriolets. With the dual clutch, it provides owners with a 34/39 mpgUS city/highway rating. Remember the 2016 J.D. Power IQS? J.D. Power 2016 Automotive Initial Quality Study Awards story? You have to look if a smart fortwo is in your future.