In the era of the greener taxicab, the extremely capable Ford Crown Victoria is
Ford knows this, and later this morning in the Jacob Javits Center, it will
unveil a new taxi
concept that's about as different from the Vic as you can get. The Ford Transit
Taxi that was spied last week combines spaciousness and utility with improved
and reduced emissions thanks to the 2.0-liter four it packs underhood (no
hich would be really big in cities like New York...
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The fuel economy improvement is not because of the 2.0-liter four. It's because
the little matchbox has only a 3000 pound curb weight.
The reduced emissions are not because of the 2.0-liter four. Overall
less because less fuel passes through an engine pulling only a 3000-pound car.
Anyway, I predict that it will be a personal car success because it is
is cute, and it provides plenty of cargo space for a (4-person) family's needs.