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Made by the UK’s by Frazer-Nash Research and Ecotive, the 98-mpg rated and ultra-low CO2 range-extended Metrocab has been approved in London to carry fare-paying passengers. This is the latest progress report in a story 10 years in the making for the 6/7-passenger neo-retro classic black cab with drivetrain similar in concept to a Chevrolet […]

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First impressions were very positive after the initial test drive of Metrocab’s Range Extended Electric London Taxi. This all-new British-built and engineered Range Extended Electric (REE) has been tested during this first official drive by London’s taxi drivers and Mayor Boris Johnson. Licensed Taxi Drivers Association (LTDA) General Secretary Steve McNamara, and London Cab Drivers […]

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Black London taxicabs may soon turn green under the hood. London Mayor Boris Johnson took a first look Friday, Dec. 20 at the all-new Range-Extended Electric Powertrain (REEP) Metrocab from UK-based Ecotive and its technology partner Frazer-Nash Research. Ecotive said the mayor also couldn’t resist the temptation to get behind the wheel of this new […]

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