I have owned one of these!
In New Zealand it had an identity crisis. The Land Transport Safety Authority classified it as a motor car and so my version had a laminated windscreen, and inertia seat belts along with a high central stop light.
Bajaj Rear Engine AutorikshaThe mechanicals for this vehicle are basically Vespa made under license from Italy
The Riksha is powered by an aircooled 145cc Two Stroke, single cylinder engine. There are brakes on all wheels, foot operated hydraulic for the rear, and hand operated mechanical for the front
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