The Black London Taxi has always been iconic of the year in the street of London and with the growing electric technology level the company might go for the electric plan. The black cabs are one of the top cabs in the street of London and introducing electric technology to the cabs is one of the greatest moves that the company can undertake. At the moment the prototype of the Black London Taxi TX5 electric hybrid cab has already been released. The features and specifications of this cab are really amazing and superb.
The Black London Taxi TX5 electric hybrid cab is equipped with 12.2 kWh lithium-ion battery that can cover up to 30 miles per a single charge. The company that is being owned by the Chinese firm and the Volvo Company have made this amazing move in making the Electric cars in the Taxi cabs and this will cost them £ 276 million.
The prototype of the Black London Taxi TX5 electric hybrid cab is actually made up of lightweight materials. The main reason why then Black London Taxi made this move in making their cabs electric is to conserve the environment by reducing emission. This is one of the greatest moves in ensuring that the environment is clean. The Company will be joining the other state of countries such as US and Germany in conserving the environment by ensuring less emission to the environment. Electric car technology has gained a lot of popularity with many companies deciding to venture into this technology. The Taxi TX5 electric hybrid is expected to be ready by 2017.