Development Taxi Taxi word appeared in France from the word "taxi", a translation indicates the means used to transport people, freight and travel costs. History taxi originated in France in the 18th century, it was there, in this time, there were horse-drawn carriage, which became known as "fiacres", in honor of Saint Fiacre, as the inn was located near his chapel. It is believed that they were the first in the world of public transportation for crews passengers. At the end of 19th century progress crews replaced with horses. Cab installed on a gasoline engine, instruments for control and after the invention and installation of meters (taximeter), these vehicles are popular among the population, because it was easy to calculate the cost of travel. The first car designed for taxi, the company began producing 'Reno', a body of these cars resembled a "cab", the driver sat separately from the passengers in the open front of the car and was engaged in running a taxi, a passenger was in a restricted part of the car and was protected from the weather.
Taxi stand out from other cars of its bright color. Reception center taxi was not, just taxi drove around the city and honking loudly. In Russia, all the paths intersect in the capital (Moscow). Quite a few people incoming and outgoing, had a few stations and all created a need for urban transport, which could dovozit people and their luggage to the place. The demand for taxi and cargo was huge, so in Moscow a large number of cabs.
The development of this grown rapidly grew, it needed to have certain requirements: tariffs, the system for order management, organization camps, and more. All of this was the beginning of birth of a taxi in Russia as a mode of transport. Transportation was very profitable for the government of Moscow, the government sought to address these shortcomings. Moscow has seen first cars "GAS", the number of taxi uvilichelos several times and taxi in Moscow has become much easier, then began to appear remarks passenger taxi 'VMS', after the appearance of which, taxis are available to the public means of transport.