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INDUSTRY LEADING BATTERY CONFIDENCE

Built to Last The new TX has undergone the most extensive testing and development programme we’ve ever undertaken; in fact, the TX has completed more test mileage than all of our previous models put together. As part of a multinational group, we have privileged access to the world’s biggest and best automotive suppliers with the…

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LEARN HOW YOU COULD SAVE WITH TX

We’ve told you about the government grants and incentives which have been set up to make purchasing a new TX easier, but that’s only one part of what makes the TX affordable for drivers. Even more significant are the huge fuel savings made possible by our unique eCity technology. Because electricity is cheaper than diesel,…

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GOVERNMENT SUPPORT FOR ELECTRIC TAXI DRIVERS

The move to electric or ultra-low emission taxis is the corner stone of national and local Government’s attempts to tackle urban air quality issues. In recognition of the cab trade’s leadership on helping resolve these issues, a number of governmental incentives have been created to help drivers with purchasing an electric taxi and their home…

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ALL-NEW TAXI BODY STRUCTURE

The electric drivetrain is just one of the cutting-edge technologies underneath the stylish exterior of the new electric taxi. Like all our vehicles, the new taxi is purpose-built from the ground up as the ultimate taxi, but this time we’ve taken a radically different approach. The all-new body structure has been designed exclusively for the…

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GOING THE DISTANCE

The new electric taxi is a union of versatility and driving comfort, combined in a vehicle that is fit for purpose and kinder to the environment…and your wallet. A powerful electric motor always drives the taxi – quietly and efficiently converting power from the battery into propulsion. Thanks to unrivalled charging flexibility, this battery can be…

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TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH (AND BACK)

Our new electric taxi has undergone over a million miles of durability proving in the most demanding use scenarios, taking it from Coventry to some of the most hostile environments on earth. How do you test a vehicle on every type of road surface and conditions at all speeds, consistently and in a repeatable way?…

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RELIABILITY BEGINS AT HOME

When moving to the new electric taxi, the biggest change for most drivers will be the ability to re-fuel the vehicle at home with home charging. For those able to charge at home there is the option to install dedicated charging equipment – designed to reduce the amount of time required to top up your taxi’s…

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BUILT-IN RELIABILITY

Delivering a reliable, durable vehicle requires component parts that are up to the job. Quality parts infer reliability, and using them allows us to focus on other aspects of the engineering, like safety. In both cases, if things go wrong, the priority needs to be getting you back on the road as quickly as possible….

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FURTHER EXPANSION OF FAST, ON-STREET CHARGING INFRASTRUCTURE ANNOUNCED

Summer 2017 will see the first major roll-out of privately funded on-street fast charge points in London following our new agreement with Source London, and its owners Bluepointlondon. The agreement supplements TfL’s plans to install 300 rapid charge points for taxis in central London, providing drivers with the certainty and a variety of charging options when…

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