Gas Powered Taxis – Nothing’s New Under the Sun

Gas Taxis Queue HereeMag logo 100x75Gas powered taxis it seems are really taking off (not literally yet!).

 At the end of last year half of China’s one million taxis were natural gas-powered. They are so popular their growth has outstripped the supply of gas! To see what I mean click here.

But gas-powered taxis are not as new as y0u might think. True to its engineering innovative history, Birmingham had already fielded gas-powered Austin taxis in 1940! For some reason they did not catch on at the time – to perhaps see why click here.

Geoff Caine

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