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NYC Now Has More Uber Cars Than Cabs

Posted on March 19, 2015

Some veteran cabbies said they are perfectly happy running a meter, and have no plans to switch.The money isn’t bad, and the person I drive for is a friend of mine so I’m helping him out as well, says Shammi Sharma, 61, of New Jersey.
Some veteran cabbies said they are perfectly happy running a meter, and have no plans to switch.The money isn’t bad, and the person I drive for is a friend of mine so I’m helping him out as well, says Shammi Sharma, 61, of New Jersey.

The TNC Uber has 14,088 cars operating in New York, compared to the 13,587 yellow medallion cabs allowed to drive at any one time, the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission told CNBC on Wednesday.

CNBC article and video here

New York Post article here

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