ALL HAIL THE NEW TX ECITY LONDON TAXI

Today marks a momentous milestone in the life of the London taxi: LEVC (London EV Company)’s all-new electric TX taxi is now fully certified to carry fare-paying passengers. For the first time Londoners will be able to ride through the city’s streets in incredible comfort with technology at their fingertips, safe in the knowledge that…

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OUR DRIVER FORUMS GET UNDERWAY

The first of our test fleet driver forums got underway last week – thanks to all those who stopped by, here are a few snaps from the day. Have you wondered ‘what’s it like to own and drive a TX?’. If you have, we encourage you to join us at one of our ‘Meet the driver’ forums…

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THE ELECTRIC TAXI ARRIVES AT KINGS CROSS STATION

#TheElectricTaxi was well received by passengers during its first appearance outside London’s Kings Cross Station recently. Commuters were given the opportunity to sit inside the new taxi and hear all about the benefits of using the worlds first electric black cab. Our new electric taxi certainly gained a lot of interest from curious commuters and…

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THE WORLD’S MOST ADVANCED, ELECTRIC TAXIS ARRIVE ON LONDON’S ROADS

The first of the world’s most advanced, electric, black cabs, will appear on the streets of London as they enter the final phase of testing ahead of the January 2018 deadline for all newly licensed taxis to be zero emission capable. Having been put through the most rigorous testing regime in the company’s history, including…

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SAVE UP TO £100 PER WEEK ON FUEL

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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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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INTRODUCING THE NEW HOME OF THE ELECTRIC TAXI

UK’s first dedicated car factory to produce electric vehicles for global markets Wednesday 22nd March 2017 marks the official opening of the UK’s first car plant dedicated solely to the production of range-extended electric vehicles. Our new, state-of-the-art, vehicle plant in Ansty is where the world’s first purpose-built, mass-market electric taxi will be built. We…

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ZERO EMISSIONS BELOW ZERO DEGREES

Taxis are not regular cars. Taxi drivers are dependent on their vehicles to earn a living and their passengers rely on them to get them where they’re going. This means our taxis have to be able to cover tens of thousands of miles a year in all conditions. To build a vehicle that provides this…

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