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Auto rickshaw

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Auto–rickshaws are modernized versions of the rickshaw. They are common in Asia. They have three wheels and generally have open sides. They are often hired like taxis in cities for short journeys. The drivers sits in the front and there is room for 2 passengers. There are also types which carry goods. The first ones were built by Mazda in the 1930s.[1]

Around the world[change | change source]

Auto–rickshaws are most common in India and Thailand, but are available in many different countries across all continents.

Names[change | change source]

Around the world, auto–rickshaws have different names like cocotaxi in Cuba, or Mototaxi in Peru, Tuktuk in India.

References[change | change source]

  1. "MAZDA: Mazda-Go 3-wheeled trucks | Great Cars of Mazda". web.archive.org. 2019-02-09. Archived from the original on 2019-02-09. Retrieved 2023-03-03.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)