Gallery: PHOTOS: Nissan’s NV200 “Taxi of Tomorrow” Debuts in New York C...

Image © Amanda Silvana Coen for Inhabitat
The NV200 Taxi is the first full vehicle prototype of the Taxi of Tomorrow, and Inhabitat was on the scene as it was unveiled at a special event last evening at the 2012 New York Auto Show. After a two-year competitive bid selection process, the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) selected the Nissan NV200 Taxi in May 2011 as the exclusive taxi of New York City beginning in late 2013.

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  1. _alex_ April 10, 2012 at 2:39 am

    @Jeanwheels: Don’t you know that people of tomorrow don’t need wheelchairs..?? ..And oil is cheap and in abundance.

  2. Jeanwheels April 6, 2012 at 2:41 am

    My choice is none of the above because the NissanTaxi of Tomorrow is not wheelchair accessible!
    Jean Ryan, VP for Public Affairs, Disabled In Action of Metropolitan New York

  3. paulsquillo April 5, 2012 at 6:56 pm

    Our nation’s capitol has a Martin Luther King Jr. statue sculpted by Chinese sculptors because they were cheaper. Now our biggest metro area is using taxis not made in our own country, after we went to the expense to bail out our auto industry. Creating an economy that doesn’t support the middle class is another type of pollution.