TX DRIVING TIPS

Many techniques for driving efficiently apply regardless of the vehicle, but there are also some ways to adapt your driving style and habits to better suit the electric taxi. By following a few simple tips can help ensure you’re maximising your electric range – meaning lower fuel costs and fewer stops to recharge. Stay in…

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BATTERY CAPACITY IN TX

The drive battery fitted to TX has been developed in conjunction with LG Chem, the world’s largest automotive battery manufacturer.  The gross capacity of the battery is 31kWh and around three-quarters of this is what’s known as ‘usable energy’.  This means that a full charge, from 100% down to 0% on the battery charge indicator,…

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C02 EMISSIONS DURING PRODUCTION

Whole life carbon emissions are used to compare the environmental performance of different types of vehicle. Calculating the total carbon footprint of a vehicle is a hugely complex task and one for which no standardised process exists. From extracting raw materials, to manufacturing components and sub-assemblies, to assembling the vehicle and moving all of these…

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A BRIGHTER PASSENGER EXPERIENCE

Passenger comfort and experience was – and is – an integral part of the TX’s design philosophy. The electric taxi has been designed from the word go to be the pinnacle of hassle-free travel in the city. A sense of occasion First impressions really count. The TX’s limousine-style coach doors create a real sense of…

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MORE TIME ON THE ROAD & LESS ON SERVICING

Thanks to new eCity technology and market-leading service intervals, owning a TX means more time on the road and fewer trips to your approved LEVC service dealer. In fact, the new TX boasts recommended service intervals of an impressive 25,000 miles. And, even when we do see you, there’ll be less for us to do…

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HOW YOU COULD SAVE UP TO £110 PW IN TX

PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING ILLUSTRATION, WITH A WEEKLY FUEL SAVING OF £100 PER WEEK, WAS CALCULATED USING PREVIOUS FUEL PRICES (AVG. PRICE OF PETROL £1.17, AVG. PRICE OF DIESEL £1.18) BASED ON AVERAGE FUEL PRICES AS AT NOV 2018 (AVG. PRICE OF PETROL £1.29, AVG. PRICE OF DIESEL £1.33), IT’S POSSIBLE FOR DRIVERS TO SAVE UP…

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FEWER SERVICE VISITS, WITH FEWER PARTS TO REPLACE

Designing a taxi that is kind to its wearable components also helps to extend their life, reducing the need for replacement parts and further time spent off the road and expense.  For example, the innovative dual-axis front suspension provides TX with unparalleled levels of manoeuvrability yet minimises the camber of the wheels when steering lock is…

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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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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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