The London Cab That’s Doing Wonders For the Environment

Super green, and a sweet ride to boot.

Mar 18, 2015
The New Metrocab cruises around London

The New Metrocab cruises around London (Metrocab)

An innovative new taxi is doing the rounds in London, and it’s helping to save two things at once - the environment and passengers’ cash. The New Metrocab is the first range extended electric taxi in the world to be licensed in a city, operating at a discounted price and minimal ongoing cost to the environment.

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As well as sporting state-of-the-art green technology which gives the vehicle enough juice to make trip after trip without long stops to recharge, the cab is a sweet ride. It’s fitted with touch screen color displays, a USB charging socket, mood lighting and a digital infotainment system - and even a panoramic glass roof to take in the sights. It’s no surprise that London Mayor Boris Jones called the cab, “The Rolls-Royce of taxis that can do 100mpg.”
The New Metrocab joins a fleet of other electric vehicles making their way into the car market globally, providing alternative energy solutions to serve individuals, communities and Mother Earth.