23 Feb '17, 4pm

Tesla to sell 200 electric cars to Dubai taxi service

Stephen Edelstein Feb 23, 2017 2017 Tesla Model S Enlarge Photo If you wanted to start a green taxi service—and had ample funds to do so—Tesla electric cars would seem to be a good choice. The Model S and Model X offer plenty of interior space and range, and their popularity would like raise the profile of any taxi service using them. So perhaps it's not surprising that the Dubai Taxi Corporation chose Tesla when it went looking for electric taxis. CHECK OUT: Tesla Taxis In Holland Follow Norway In All-Electric Green Cabs (Oct 2014) The service will add 200 Model S and Model X electric cars to its fleet, reports The National , an English-language newspaper owned by the United Arab Emirates, of which Dubai is a part. Tesla CEO Elon Musk and Mattar Al Tayer—head of Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority—signed the deal during the World Government Summit in Dubai last week. Th...

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