Just like Tower Bridge, Big Ben, or the red doubledecker buses, they are the emblem of the British capital: the characteristic black cabs. Locals and tourists use this means of transportation 300,000 times per day to reach their destination through the maze of streets in the vibrant city. The manufacturer is LEVC – a company that produces only taxis, and soon a model with electric drive.
We live in an age of far-reaching changes and worldwide challenges. The rise in geopolitical and economic insecurities, demographic imbalances, altered societal values, resource scarcity, climate change and new mobility concepts and production precepts like Industry 4.0 are only a few of the underlying trends. Public interest in sustainability and environmental and ecological protection is increasing. At the same time, companies are also increasingly called upon to contribute toward sustainable societal development.