August 24, 2019

Things are finally beginning to settle down in the world of the cab dealers and traders. I should stress that “settled down” only means that nothing has changed in the past month. There are still very few cabs for sale, very few garages have any stock and prices are st...

August 22, 2019

The first 100% electric and emission free taxi has received the go ahead to start operating in London.

According to sources, the Nissan Dynamo taxi has now been registered with transport regulators, Transport for London. The vehicle is set for release on to the roads...

August 20, 2019

It’s got the range. It’s got the charging capability. Has it got a competitive price for the taxi market?

Mercedes-Benz Vans first presented the Concept EQV as a study at the Geneva Motor Show back in March 2019.

Now fast forward to August, the series version of the Me...

August 5, 2019

LEVC are set to build a ‘low-specification’ version of its successful electric TXE model.

The new model branded as the ‘Icon’ is set to enter production in September 2019 and will be produced to help aid growth outside of London.

Tight licensing rules in the capital ma...

July 31, 2019

London EV Company (LEVC) has hit a major milestone in sales of its all-new zero emissions capable taxi, the TX.

Since January 2018, 2,500 electric taxis have been produced from its state-of-the-art factory in Ansty, Coventry. That equates to a impressive 6,800 tonnes...

July 29, 2019

On a cold and wet afternoon, TaxiPoint’s editor travelled across to Coventry in his own LEVC TXE to learn more about the vehicle he and other cabbies now call their ‘office’. The Ansty Park factory has served Coventry for many years and has become a prominent part of t...

July 11, 2019

Environment Minister Thérèse Coffey and Transport Minister Michael Ellis are leading a push to tackle the impact of particulate and plastic pollution from brakes, tyres and road wear.

While air quality has improved significantly over recent decades, a new report publi...

July 2, 2019

Cabbies and their passengers in one of the UK’s pollution hotspots will be able to breathe air that’s as clean as that found in the Peak District National Park this summer.

This comes thanks to a new fleet of black cabs that have been fitted with innovative air cleane...

July 2, 2019

Oxford Direct Services (ODS), the commercial arm of Oxford City Council, has been approved as an authorised service dealer for the world’s first purpose built electric taxi - the TX.

Under a three-year agreement, ODS will join a network of LEVC dealers outside London...

July 1, 2019

This year, the Commonwealth celebrates its 70th Anniversary and London Electric Vehicle Company (LEVC) became patrons of the official History of Parliament Trust commemorative album titled Commonwealth at 70 – From Westminster to the World. 

The launch of the publicatio...

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