In yet another endorsement for the micro-car revolution that seems to be sweeping the nation, famed actor/director Ron Howard has taken to Twitter raving about the virtues of the Italian-born Fiat 500. In yesterday's Twitter post, Howard said, "I got to test dr Fiat 500e. Really fun, user friendly and I respect Fiat for making it a keeper." He also posted a pic of him behind the wheel of blacked-out 500 with a sport package.

If Howard is serious about purchasing a super-small whip, he should also consider Smart's latest offering, the Smart ForJeremy

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