California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger Views China Electric Taxi from ZAP Jonway UFO at Advanced Transportation Summit

June 18 2010

BEIJING (June 17, 2010) – Electric car pioneer ZAP (OTC BB: ZAAP) presented its electric taxi to Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger as he hosted a Summit on Advanced Transportation near the California Capitol June 15. Created through a new partnership with China’s Jonway UFO, ZAP intends to market the taxis in China as well as South Korea through a partnership with Samyang Optics Co. Ltd. (Kospi: 008080.KSE).

ZAP CEO Steve Schneider, Founder Gary Starr and Chairwoman Dr. Priscilla Lu were on hand as Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger brought together industry leaders from throughout California in new vehicle technologies, clean transportation fuels and electric and hybrid vehicles to discuss how California can remain a leader in advanced vehicle and alternative fuel research and development and green jobs.

More information and photos of ZAP vehicles and Arnold Schwarzenegger are available on ZAP’s Blog at

ZAP Electric Taxi Unveiled in Beijing

21,April,2010 By Alina Dumitrache

We have displayed our all-electric ZAP Taxi as well as innovative all-electric Alias prototype sports car at the Beijing Motor Show. ZAP Hangzhou, a joint venture between ZAP and Zhejiang Jonway Automobile, aims to bring these new all-electric vehicles to the Chinese market.

"ZAP is gearing up to meet the need in the China marketplace for high-quality, environmentally friendly vehicles," said Steve Schneider, ZAP CEO. "Importantly, as these vehicles are 100% electric, they emit zero pollutants and are very economical to operate when compared to a traditional gasoline powered vehicle."

Pilot production of the our Taxi is already underway. The vehicles will be initially aimed at the Asian market, such as taxi fleets, as well as intra-campus transportation for large corporate, government, military and university campuses.



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