• Dynamo Electric Taxi

    Dynamo Electric Taxi

    The world's latest 100% fully electric black taxi with side wheelchair access. Astonishingly low running costs: fuel costs 3p per mile when charged at home, off peak (the diesel TX equivalent is 25p per mile).

    • Range Combined and City – WLTP 124 – 187 miles (Nissan tested range 174 miles)
    • Outstanding driver comfort: quiet, comfortable, smooth and ample leg room
    • Very high specification combined with Nissan reliability
    • Low cost servicing at any Nissan Dealership
    • Grants are available at £7,500 – Home charge grant in addition currently available
    • Increasing charging infrastructure including taxi only posts
    • Work the same and earn more or work less and enjoy more free time
    • Size matters… with cities getting smaller Dynamo’s size and agility make it perfect for congested areas
    • Passengers love it… quiet, fully electric, panoramic roof and soft touch materials
    • Spare parts at Nissan prices readily available at Nissan Dealerships

    100% Electric Taxi features

    The Dynamo Electric Taxi is nimble and agile, with instant and powerful acceleration: the perfect package for urban taxi work. The climate-controlled cabin, ergonomically designed to eliminate physical aches, is ideal for busy drivers. Features include:

    For Passengers
    • Superior hackney carriage interior with comfortable seating for 5 people
    • 3 forwards, 2 rear facing seats – all with ample leg room
    • Quality soft touch materials
    • Panoramic glass roof
    • Easy access doors
    • Low electric step
    • Luggage space
    • Opening rear windows
    For Business
    • A government grant of £7,500.00 applies to this vehicle
    • ‘Fuel’ costs of only 3p per mile estimated based on charging at home
    • Service costs substantially reduced
    • No congestion / ULEZ charges
    • Unparalleled reliability
    Technical Spec
    • Model Dynamo Taxi
    • Drive train 100% electric 109PS 'automatic'
    • Range WLTP City and Combined Cycle – 124 – 187 miles. *
    • Gross Vehicle Weight 2,220 Kg (laden)
    • Length 4.56m
    • Height 1.893m
    • Width 1.65m
    • Our review

      Rob Brueilly, The Taxi Shop

      "This changes everything. A fully electric hackney with a decent range that can be charged overnight at home. Running costs are just 3 pence per mile... incredible!"

      • 9.5 rating     |
      • You save £11,000
    • Customer review

      Adam Patrick, London black cab driver

      "I am saving a fortune on fuel. In fact, using home off-peak charging facilities, provided by British Gas, my last 2,800 miles has cost just £43.61; the equivalent of 1.6p per mile. With the 150-mile range in the summer I can do a full 9-hour shift without having to charge up."

      • 9.4 rating
    • Taxi-Point

      "It’s a functional modern taxi that 'future proofs' the driver going forwards. From a drive perspective, it’s a step up from the diesel taxis of past. No question. It’s also more comfortable for the driver. It’s also very economical to run."

    FAQ

    Is VAT included?

    Yes, all our published prices include VAT. For new vehicles, and many recent model used or ex-demo vehicles we will also deliver free of charge to any mainland UK address. 

    Do the larger wheelchairs fit in?

    The standard wheelchair will fit, the aperture is 1200mm high by 750mm wide, which meets Transport for London requirements. Any special chairs or larger electric chairs will not fit.

    What is the range in the real world?

    The feedback from drivers says that, depending on the type of operation, it will be 150 to 185 true miles per charge (the vehicle will self-charge more in City type operations).

    Is it an 8-seater?

    No. The vehicle is a standard 5 seat black cab (3 rear seats and 2 drop-downs).

    Is there a passenger seat in the front?

    No. Very few hackneys have a front passenger seat. In this taxi the seating area is too small. The Black Cab design does not allow for a passenger seat and it would not comply with Black Cab technical requirements.

    Can I get this with Manual transmission?

    No. The Dynamo is Automatic transmission only. 

    What’s the seating formation?
    Dynamo seating

    3 seat rear bench plus 2 drop-seats on bulkhead.

    How many can travel with wheelchair on board?

    With a wheelchair user on board, the Dynamo Taxi can carry two additional passengers.

    What are the running costs like?

    The average taxi driver in London covers a distance of 90 to 120 miles a day, spending roughly £25 in fuel a day. Using a home charger, it will cost Dynamo Taxi drivers £3-£6 in electricity to cover the same distance, saving drivers nearly £20 a day in running costs alone. Charging fees will vary between energy providers, with the average home electricity tariff at 14.8p per kWh.  The Dynamo Taxi features a 40kWh lithium-ion battery.

    Can I trade in my old vehicle?

    It’s very likely you’ll get the best price selling your vehicle privately. However, if you'd like to find out whether we will offer you a trade price, please call 01525 717 695.

    Can you deliver this to Northern Ireland?

    I'm afraid not. We can deliver to any mainland UK port where you can pick up the vehicle. Or, if you fly into Luton, we will pick you up from the airport, collect your vehicle, and you can drive away. We'll also provide a full tank of fuel. 

    Can I buy the taxi on finance?

    We can introduce you to a limited number of lenders who may be able to offer you finance facilities for your purchase, where the cost of the vehicle is split into monthly payments. Credit is subject to status.. Try our free credit checker on the button on this page. 

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    Financial Information

    Representative example
    Cash price
    £47,995.00 inc. VAT
    Deposit
    £5,000.00
    Total amount of credit
    £42,995.00
    Term
    60 months
    60 monthly payments
    £859.90
    Total charge for credit
    £8,599.00
    Total amount payable
    £59,594.00
    Representative APR
    7.9%
    Rate of interest (fixed)
    4.0%
    Document fees may apply.

    Credit subject to status. Repayment figures are always approximate. 'Weekly equivalents' are for information only; repayments are monthly. *Free delivery UK mainland only.


    We are the largest supplier of vehicles for the cab trade in England and Wales. We aim to provide the best combination of Price, Service and Delivery. With 70+ years combined experience in the cab trade, we will help you find the perfect vehicle. 


    Bus and Taxis Direct Ltd T/A The Taxi Shop is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (674319). We act as a credit broker not a lender. We can introduce you to a limited number of lenders who may be able to offer you finance facilities for your purchase. We will only introduce you to these lenders. We may receive a commission payment from the finance provider if you decide to enter into an agreement with them. You may be able to obtain finance for your purchase from other lenders and you are encouraged to seek alternative quotations. If you would like to know how we handle complaints, please ask for a copy of our complaints handling process. Visit Financial Ombudsman for information about how to refer a complaint. 

    Company registration number (05306798). Registered in England. Registered address: 28-31 The Stables Wrest Park, Silsoe, MK45 4HR.

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