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Hong Kong's MyCar Looks to UK for Electric Car Market

Hong Kong is not without EVs though. Private organizations like local utility Hong Kong Electric has its own small fleet of them.

Published: 23-Jun-2008

HONG KONG, China -- It's small, affluent, tech-savvy and it has a very obvious pollution problem -- Hong Kong is arguably an ideal destination for electric cars.

MyCar, the electric vehicle developed in Hong Kong, would be perfect for the city, but faces big obstacles.

And despite the absence of a car-making industry, the city can now boast a home-made electric car all of its own. MyCar, a two-seater micro car, will roll of the production line for the very first time in October and will be available for purchase.

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