February 7, 2011

Taxi of Tomorrow: Karsan V1

KARSAN V1 -The Karsan V1 is one of 3 finalists in New York City's Taxi of Tomorrow competition to find a single new taxi design for NYC. The winner will get the exclusive right to supply the fleet of 11,000 cabs for 10 years. The Turkish built Karsan V1 is the only one of the three that was specifically designed by the manufacturer to meet the NYC Taxi & Limousine Commission's requirements, which includes wheelchair accessibility. Karsan has been producing commercial vehicles for the European market since the 1960's. Related posts: New York's Taxi of Tomorrow, Nissan NV200, and Ford Transit Connect. Update: Nissan NV200 Wins NYC's "Taxi of Tomorrow" Competition

VIDEO #1 - Karsan V1

VIDEO #2 - NYC's New Taxi?

Find more blog posts and directory pages that deal primarily with wheelchair accessible, assisted ambulatory, and shared-ride taxi services on the Taxi Index.

1 comment:

ALEX said...

On-Demand Wheelchair Taxi Model for the City of Toronto: