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1905 - 1910

This was an electric car made by a subsidiary of the India Rubber, Gutta Percha & Telegraph Works Ltd, makers of batteries and instruments.  W.F. Thorn bodies were used on many of the town cars.  In 1908 a model was offered with electric motors on both front and rear axles, giving 4-wheel drive, though it could be used with the rear wheels only driven.  It had a range of 50 miles.

Source: Nick Georgano / The Beaulieu Encyclopaedia of the Automobile

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