Articles about Tricycle

The ‘rickshaws’ will use Honda’s swappable batteries
With India transitioning to electric vehicles to cut down on emissions and reduce pollution, electric tricycle taxis-or 'rickshaws'-have emerged as an essential means of transportation in highly urbanized parts of the country.In order to contribute to India's electrification
After 12 long years
Huge changes for Pasig City: After 12 years, mayor Vico Sotto announced that around 1,800 tricycle drivers who are currently operating illegally in the city can now apply for a legitimate franchise through Executive Order No. 70 Series of 2021."Labing-
This startup believes so
Biking to work? I've tried it, and yes, I recommend it if you live a bikable distance from your workplace.For starters, I live a convenient 2km away from the Top Gear Philippines office. Taking a bicycle eliminated the 15-minute
“TNT Traysikel is an immigrant metaphor constructed from a deep colonial history”
Who knew that a humble motorized tricycle could traverse the Golden Gate Bridge in San Franciso, California?Collaborators Mike Arcega and Paolo Asuncion shared on Instagram a recent trip through the landmark suspension bridge featuring their creation called TNT Traysikel and motorcycle
Interested?
Italian scooter manufacturer Piaggio stopped manufacturing the classic Vespa PX150 scooter in 2017. Since then, the going price for a secondhand unit has skyrocketed around the world. What more if the PX150 in question is a brand-new, inactivated unit? Plus, what
No face shield? No problem
The Pasig City government has been one of the more notable examples of progressive governance since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.Early on during the health crisis, the local government permitted the use of tricycles when no one else would,
Small tricycles with a big mission
The time it takes for the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) to respond to road users who figure in accidents or other emergency situations will likely improve in the near future. Trimotors Technology Corporation and JVR Foundation have donated five Bajaj RE
What now?
The public had been asking the government to allow backriders on motorcycles even before this general community quarantine (GCQ) period began. This wasn't even for livelihood purposes-this was just so citizens could have more options to get around the city,
It’s appropriately named ‘El Solitario’
The big brands in the motorcycle world are in a rush to come up with electric bikes that they perceive will be patronized by the global market in the near future. Various e-bike projects are currently in the concept stage, and
That's at least 6,000 drivers
Frontliners in Marikina's public transport sector are getting tested for COVID-19 before they hit the roads again.Marikina City mayor Marcelino Teodoro said on May 19 that at least 6,000 tricycle drivers are undergoing mass testing for COVID-19,
It’s called the AKO Trike
The tricycles we're familiar with here in the Philippines are the regular motorcycles with sidecars attached. This AKO Trike concept pictured here is a far cry from that.It's an 'electric leaning inverse trike' that's powered by a 26kWh
Check out the complete guidelines
Ahead of Metro Manila's shift tomorrow, May 16, 2020, to a modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ), the Quezon City local government has released the corresponding guidelines for transport, travel, and business operations in the locality.Of note, public transport remains suspended
Official says LGUs should to stick to four wheels
The Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) wants you to know that the use of tricycles really isn't allowed during the Luzon-wide enhanced quarantine period-this includes the ones currently servicing frontline workers in Pasig City after Mayor Vico Sotto allowed
“Kailangan makapasok ng mga health worker natin”
The recent announcement of an enhanced community quarantine in Luzon has resulted in the suspension of all modes of public transport. This has posed a problem, however, for health workers who need to get to and from their posts.In response to
Don’t push it
Heads up, motorists-and we don't just mean the ones stuck in traffic inside Metro Manila.The Land Transportation Office (LTO), together with the Philippine National Police-Highway Patrol Group (PNP-HPG), the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA), the Department of
The MTRO will be abolished
The Manila City government made quite the announcement today, as it called for the abolition of the Manila Tricycle Regulatory Office (MTRO).According to a report by Inquirer.net, city mayor Isko Moreno stated the order during a recent flag-raising ceremony. "
Would you ride an Italian tricycle?
Tricycles, as a form of public transportation, aren't exactly vehicles that convey a 'premium' vibe. More often than not, they're bare-boned, rickety three-wheelers that serve one single purpose: to allow commuters to travel short distances on a
Bad idea?
In case you missed it, last week the House committee on Metro Manila development inked a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA), Inter-Agency Council for Traffic (I-ACT) and Quezon City (QC) Tricycle Operators and Drivers
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