New York’s iconic yellow cab is getting a decidedly futuristic update. In 2013, the spacious, state-of-the-art Nissan NV200™ will begin ferrying 600,000 passengers daily around the city that never sleeps. With a low-annoyance horn, opening side windows, and sliding doors with a retractable side step for easy entry, it’s set to change not only the face of the taxi, but of the….
Ford attempted to capitalize when Nissan lost its exclusive right to sell taxis to NYC cabbies, but the first NV200 taxi has hit the streets of NYC anyway. According to the Nissan press release, the NV200 taxi made its first fare at JFK International Airport on Wednesday, Oct. 23. It reportedly took the first paying NV200 taxi customer to a location near ….