ZENN Evaluates Canadian Sales in Wake of Quebec Decision

Quebec decides to launch pilot project to allow low-speed electric vehicles, joining British Columbia.

Published: 19-Jun-2008

NTO — Electric car company Zenn Motor Co. Inc. (TSXV:ZNN) said Tuesday it was evaluating the potential sale of its fully electric vehicles in Canada after a Quebec decision to launch a pilot project to allow low-speed vehicles.

Zenn CEO Ian Clifford said the decision was a "significant reversal" to previous regulations that prevented the company from seriously considering sales in Canada.

"Expansion into the Quebec market will require the establishment of proper sales and service channels and we are actively assessing this to try and bring the Zenn to Quebec as soon as possible," Clifford said in statement.

The company said Zenn cars are currently sold exclusively in the United States and are road-legal in 44 out of 50 states.

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