Car-sharing service, Zipcar will be introducing more than 300 electric cars to its car-sharing network in London this summer.
The car-sharing platform will launch the first 100 of its electric Volkswagen e-Golfs in July, before increasing the fleet to 325 by the end of the year in what the firm believes is the largest number of publicly available shared electric vehicles in the country.
Zipcar said it hoped to boost electric vehicle adoption by bringing the technology more into the mainstream through it hundreds of new vehicles.
The fleet of new cars will be available as part of Zipcar’s Flex service, which allows members to “drive and drop”, and Zipcar confirmed the new vehicles would be made available through its existing app.
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