Toyota Prius

By motoring correspondent Phil Huff.  Fly into any German airport and you’ll find row upon row of Mercedes saloons, all uniformly painted a hideous shade of beige. The diesel-powered base-spec executive car has been the taxi of choice there for

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Toyota Corolla Touring Sports

By motoring correspondent Phil Huff.  Nobody ever desired a Toyota Auris. It was an extremely capable car, especially in its hybrid form, and stood up well to the pounding that taxi drivers put it through over hundreds of thousands of

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The All-New Peugeot Rifter Taxi

By motoring correspondent Phil Huff People carriers might have fallen out of fashion with retail buyers but they remain a vital part of the private hire taxi sector. Fortunately, manufacturers have picked up on a new trend, that of super-practical

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Toyota Auris Touring Taxi

For more than a decade the Toyota marque has been a firm favourite with the UK’s hard working taxi trade.  Now, following the launch of the new Auris Touring estate, taxi owners and drivers have an even more cost effective model to

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Mercedes C-Class Taxi

If you’re looking for an executive vehicle, the new Mercedes C-Class, which goes on sale in June, has an awful lot going for it. It’s well-equipped, practical and arguably has a classier interior than any other compact executive car on

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Peugeot 5008 Taxi

The award winning Peugeot 5008 joined the Cab Direct family this month and looks sure to be a firm favourite with cabbies across the UK. Universally praised in its field, the 5008 has everything a hard-working taxi driver is looking for including class leading

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Partner Taxi

There may be other vehicles out there offering luggage space, efficient fuel economy and good driving characteristics but none of these do so at a price tag to match the popular Peugeot Partner. When it comes to taxis, you need a vehicle that’s tough

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