March 2014 Held at Millennium Point, Birmingham, where Microcab showed two of its latest version vehicles, fitted with Horizon fuel cells. These vehicles, one van and one 4 seat car, are part of the EU SWARM trials, 2012-2016.
December Pioneering Coventry-based SME Microcab and hydrogen fuel cell specialists Arcola have taken up a one-week residency at SMMT’s Westminster headquarters to showcase their 2013 Life Without Oil project. Starting today, the manufacturers will be exhibiting the innovative Microcab H2EV fuel cell electric car and an Arcola hydrogen fuel cell. Measuring just 3.5 metres in length, the Microcab H2EV boasts a Lotus-engineered bonded-aluminium chassis, weighing just 60kg and allowing for both passenger car and commercial vehicle body-styles. Its Arcola/Horizon fuel cell allows the vehicle to travel up to 180 miles on a single 1.8kg tank of hydrogen, which can be … Continue reading
April 2013 Memorandum of Understanding signed between Hydrogen South Africa, Microcab and Coventry University. Press release to follow shortly.
February 2013 Princess Anne opens Engineering and Computing building at Coventry University.