The first electric Toyota taxi in Greece at a surprising price

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Little by little, on the roads of Greece, due to the large subsidy accompanying their purchase, more and more pure electric taxis are circulating - like this bZ4x, which is Toyota's first BEV taxi operating in Athens.

Logic says this is the version of Toyota's electric SUV with one electric motor, which produces 201 hp and is combined with a 71.4 kWh battery. Based on the WLTP standard, this ensures a range of 443 kilometres, enough for two driver shifts.

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As for charging it on a 150 kW DC fast charger, its energy content only takes 30 minutes to go from 10% to 80%.

As for the spaces, which always play a role in a taxi, an example is the 452 litres of the trunk of the Toyota bZ4x.

Note that this particular car, with the mammoth subsidy that has already started, is bought by a professional, from the retail price of around 50,000 euros to around 14,000 euros. Note that the buyer will pay the total amount and get the subsidy, while at the end of the four years, all the VAT is amortised.

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At the same time, the cost of the car, with today's data, is amortised in just five years, with the average traffic of the vehicle at 45,000 kilometres per year, which is the average mileage of a taxi driver in Attica.

In addition to the bZ4x, we have also seen in Greece (click for more) the TESLA TAXI, BMW IX1, Hyundai Ioniq5, Skoda Enyaq and KIA EV6 . And it continues with the subsidy – a mammoth running…

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