The First Electric Taxi Company Was Launched In 1900

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The Atlantic's Alexis Madrigal has a fascinating story of one of the first cars ever to hit the streets of Philadelphia -- and yes, it was electric. From that massive electric carriage car, called the Electroboat, sprung the nation's first taxi company. Again, all electric. It makes for a great read, and compelling food for thought about the ensuing saga of the electric car through the rest of the century.

The First Electric Taxi Company Was Launched In 1900
The Atlantic's Alexis Madrigal has a fascinating story of one of the first cars ever to hit the streets of Philadelphia -- and yes, it was electric. From that massive electric carriage car, called the Electroboat, sprung the nation's first taxi

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