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New York City taxi finalists narrowed to Ford, Nissan and Turkish manufacturer

by Zach Bowman (RSS feed) on Nov 16th, 2010 at 1:01PM

New York City is one step closer to choosing its next official taxi cab. With the Ford Crown Victoria getting on in years, the city is looking for a more efficient and functional way to move its citizens around. So far, the designs have been whittled down to three choices, and no matter who comes out on top, you can bet that the world will be seeing a lot more minivans in the Big Apple. Nissan, Ford and a Turkish company by the name of Karsan all have designs in the final round, and each eschews the traditional sedan taxi form in favor of something with a taller roof line. Right now, New... Read More

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