June 14, 2007 07:00 ET

ZAP Shareholder Meeting Set for July 29

Meeting Open to the Public, RSVP by July 20

SANTA ROSA, CA--(Marketwire - June 14, 2007) - Electric car pioneer ZAP (OTCBB: ZAAP) is opening its doors to the public for its annual meeting of shareholders, Sunday, July 29 at the Santa Rosa manufacturing and distribution center.

ZAP sales tripled in 2006 with the launch of automotive sales, including sales of the XEBRA electric car and truck. The company is planning a shareholder meeting and celebration at its XEBRA manufacturing and distribution center. Several activities are planned for the day, but ZAP CEO Steve Schneider is eager to update shareholders on ZAP's current business and future plans.

"We are so excited about our progress, we wanted to make the meeting open to the public," said Schneider. "At the XEBRA warehouse, people can see one of the largest production fleets of electric vehicles. Plus, we want to update shareholders on some important new developments."

ZAP Chairman Gary Starr said ZAP would roll out its latest vehicles for the shareholder meeting, including the new Zapino, a moped-class electric scooter that has been receiving rave reviews since its launch last month. The XEBRA sedan and pickup will be available for test-drive as well as the ZAPPY3 line of scooters and more.

The ZAP annual meeting of shareholders is scheduled for Sunday, July 29, 2007 at 2 PM near downtown Santa Rosa. The meeting is open to the public. Seating will be limited, so people interested in attending are asked to make advanced reservations. To RSVP, contact ZAP at 707-525-8658 and dial '0' for the operator to leave the number of people per party by July 20. Any questions regarding attending the shareholder meeting, contact ZAP Corporate Secretary Renay Cude at

About ZAP

ZAP has been a leader in advanced transportation technologies since 1994, delivering over 90,000 vehicles to consumers in more than 75 countries. At the forefront of fuel-efficient transportation with new technologies including energy efficient gas systems, hydrogen, electric, fuel cell, ethanol, hybrid and other innovative power systems, ZAP is developing a high-performance crossover SUV electric car concept called ZAP-X engineered by Lotus Engineering. The Company recently launched a new portable energy technology that manages power for mobile electronics from cell phones to laptops. For product, dealer and investor information, visit

Forward-looking statements in this release are made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Investors are cautioned that such forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties, including, without limitation, continued acceptance of the Company's products, increased levels of competition for the Company, new products and technological changes, the Company's dependence upon third-party suppliers, intellectual property rights, and other risks detailed from time to time in the Company's periodic reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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