The Mercedes Vito E-Taxi Provides Londoners With Eco-Friendly Transportation

By: Michael Hines - Published: Mar 31, 2010 • References: www2.mercedes-benz & gizmag
Londoners will soon be able to hail an electric taxi in the form of the Mercedes Vito E-Taxi. This converted Mercedes Vito can go up to 120 kilometers on a six-hour charge. Lucky Londoners.

The Mercedes Vito E-Taxi is actually just a regular Mercedes Vito that has been modified to run on electricity. The technical mumbo jumbo can be found through the source links, but what I can tell you is that this idea rocks. I once knew a cabbie whose biggest complaint was the price of gas. Cab drivers would be on top of the world if all taxis were electric-powered. You heard it here first. Stats for Electrifying Taxis Trending: Older & Mild
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