Frazer-Nash's New Hybrid Cab Is The Taxi London Deserves

Ladies and gentlemen, I give you what's most likely to become London's next iconic vehicle: The new Metrocab! 75 MPG (imperial), a 347 mile range and a lower running cost that'll save the average cabby about 50 bucks a day. » 1/16/14 10:30am 1/16/14 10:30am

Geely To Build Electric London Cab

Geely » 10/21/08 9:30am 10/21/08 9:30am, co-owner of Manganese Bronze, the manufacturer of the , is reportedly interested in converting the taxis to run on electric power. The Chinese automaker reportedly held talks with London mayor Boris Johnson during the Beijing Summer Olympics, and Geely chairman Li Shufu says "we are doing research on this…

Electric Peugeots Trying To Edge Out London Taxis

At the upcoming British International Motor Show, an electric competitor to the familiar old London Cab will be launched. Based on the Peugeot MPV, the Allied Vehicles E7 is designed for cabbies considering cutting costs. Despite its lithium-ion batteries, range is still limited to 100 miles, which we're guessing is… » 7/17/08 4:40pm 7/17/08 4:40pm

Geely's London Taxi Coming To Detroit Auto Show, Sale In US

Put on your finest top hat governor! Among the cars that Geely will be bringing to the Detroit Auto Show this year is the London Taxi, which as its name suggests is their version of the recognizable black English cab. The Chinese automaker has made a deal with the largest British maker of these cabs (Manganese Bronze… » 11/12/07 12:30pm 11/12/07 12:30pm