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  Auto rickshaw - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A small number of auto rickshaws and tuk-tuks can be seen on the streets of China Town in London, although used mainly by tourists and not the local population.
The auto rickshaw is also related to its Thai, Lao, Cambodian cousins, the tuk-tuk and the Bajaj in Indonesia and Sri Lanka, whereas in Brighton, England auto rickshaws are called tuctucs.
Auto rickshaws that are used for driving children to school have two extra seats/planks like narrow ledges, one facing the main seating space and one to the side.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Auto_rickshaw   (3148 words)

  
 World’s First Auto Rickshaw Rally to Transverse Southern India this August
Auto rickshaws are widely used in India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal, and Bangladesh.
With an auto rickshaw repair shop on nearly every corner of every Indian city and village, repairs during the rally are not likely to be a problem.
The Indian Auto Rickshaw Challenge is being organized by the Adventure Rally Association of Budapest, which earlier this year hosted the first annual Budapest-Bamako Rally, an 8,000-kilometer race from the heart of Central Europe to the heart of West Africa.
www.prweb.com /releases/2006/5/prweb384066.htm   (555 words)

  
 A day in the Life of an Auto Driver - www.chennaibest.com
This is because the auto driver does not have much chance of meeting the same customer again, unlike in a local stand, where the customer will avoid the auto driver if he is aware that the meter is fixed.
These autos are generally five or eight seaters, taking passengers on a flat rate, and operating on a point-to-point basis.
In the 70's, the number of autos that were plying the city was very low because the permit for driving an auto had risen from Rs.
www.chennaibest.com /discoverchennai/citylifestyle/auto.asp   (969 words)

  
 Auto rickshaw drivers resort to snap strike - Deccan Herald - Internet Edition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The auto drivers in the City went on snap strike protesting on Friday, against the notices issued by RTO officials to 8 auto drivers against illegal adaptation of auto-gas cylinders, in a crack down operation.
The auto drivers refused the suggestion in the beginning but later gave up their agitation after Dy SP K Murthy and CPI G A Jagadish assured that a solution would be sought within two days.
Auto drivers association president Timmanna demanded that the cylinder kit should be made available for Rs 180 and also that a CNG bunk should be set up at the earliest.
www.deccanherald.com /deccanherald/sep22006/district192222200691.asp   (446 words)

  
 Indian Auto Rickshaw Challenge Organizers to Head Out on a Mapping Mission in Mid-June
The organizers of the Indian Auto Rickshaw Challenge (IARC) will be on a mapping mission in Tamil Nadu, India from June 18th through the end of the month traveling the proposed route of the 1,000-kilometer course to specify the challenge itinerary, waypoints, coordinates, and timing cutoffs.
Chennai, India (PRWEB) June 7, 2006 -- The organizers of the Indian Auto Rickshaw Challenge (IARC) will be on a mapping mission in Tamil Nadu, India from June 18th through the end of the month traveling the proposed route of the 1,000-kilometer course to specify the challenge itinerary, waypoints, coordinates, and timing cutoffs.
The mapping mission will be headed by the lead organizers of the Indian Auto Rickshaw Challenge, who also greatly contributed to the organization and success of the 2005 Budapest-Bamako Rally, an 8,000-kilometer race from the heart of Central Europe to the heart of West Africa.
www.prweb.com /releases/2006/6/prweb394891.htm   (631 words)

  
 The Hindu Business Line : Musings in an auto-rickshaw
Yet, I found that each auto I sat in looked a bit different from the other - there was obviously a high degree of customisation.
All the auto drivers said they could not drive a vehicle that was fresh off the production line.
Nonetheless, there is hope for long suffering auto users - the drivers and the passengers - TVS and Honda are planning to enter the segment soon, and hopefully their entry will do for auto-rickshaws what Maruti once did for cars.
www.thehindubusinessline.com /catalyst/2006/05/18/stories/2006051800150200.htm   (1259 words)

  
 Traveling In An Auto-Rickshaw In India
The passenger sitting in the center is safe, unless the auto topples over.
Else, all the driver had to do was take a right/left turn… sharp enough for me to fall off the auto, and look for another customer.
For the uninitiated, autos don’t have any doors and if you are looking for an honorable exit…..no Sir….you are going to be disappointed.
www.useless-knowledge.com /1234/jan/article350.html   (596 words)

  
 Jaipur auto-rickshaw drivers threaten agitation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Auto-rickshaw drivers in the capital city have threatened to hold statewide agitation if the state government did not revoke the ban on the use of auto-rickshaws for ferrying schoolchildren.
The Pink City U5 Auto Taxi Union will meet Wednesday in Bhrampuri to formulate a strategy for holding the protests, president of the union Rajesh Saraswat said.
It will not only create problems for the parents but also make numerous auto-rickshaw drivers lose their means of livelihood," he added.
news.webindia123.com /news/Articles/India/20060528/346977.html   (356 words)

  
 SOLAR POWERED ELECTRIC BLUEBIRD ROVER HYBRID RICKSHAW CARS FOR SALE | THE BLUEBIRD LAND SPEED RECORD PROJECT.
Bluebird Electric Racing Ltd are part funding the research and building of a lightweight solar powered rickshaw which has the ability to replace the millions of fossil and pedal rickshaws that operate throughout Asia.
Presently rickshaw pullers are treated as belonging to the lowest rung of the society.
A minimum of seven solar powered rickshaws will be used to transport participants part of the way along the route of the Royal Rajasthan Solar Rally, organised by the Maharana Mewar Charitable Foundation (MMCF) and Malcolm Moss, for 29th March 2003.
www.speedace.info /solar_powered_rickshaw.htm   (2339 words)

  
 Automotives Global - Yeshshree - Two, Three and Four-Wheeler Components
Similarly we manufacture other rickshaw parts including connecting tubes, starting handles, front mudguards, front shoe holding discs and back plates.
We are trusted by leading two and three-wheeler manufacturers such as Bajaj Auto.
We also supply to auto-component giants Kanlyani Brakes Ltd. Our ability to ensure timely and uninterrupted supply of products and services of supreme quality has won the confidence of our customers thus giving us the chance to be the single source supplier to these business houses.
www.automotive-technology.com /contractors/chassis/yeshshree   (672 words)

  
 TVS to lauch auto rickshaw in a year
The autorickshaw market in India is currently dominated by rickshaws from Bajaj Auto.
Bajaj Auto currently leads the three-wheeler market in the country, followed by Mahindra and Piaggio.
The total three-wheeler market (inclusive of passenger rickshaws and luggage carriers) is estimated at over 400,000 units per annum.
www.dancewithshadows.com /tvs_rickshaw.asp   (204 words)

  
 Travel in Taxis, Auto-Rickshaw, etc in India
Take down the number of the taxi/auto rickshaw even before you step in.
At least in Mumbai and Pune drivers are required to post their rates and charge by the meter.
Auto Rickshaw from Lonar Bus Stand to MTDC Resort(next to Lonar Crate): 20 Rs Agra/Taj Mahal:
home.ix.netcom.com /~lhaumeder/Transportation/Transportation.html   (611 words)

  
 autorickshaw   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
autorickshaw (auto or rickshaw in popular parlance) is a vehicle for hire that is one of the chief modes of transport in India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka and is popular in many other countries.
It is a motorized version of the traditional rickshaw, a small two- or three-wheeled cart pulled by a person.
His compositions and sound design explore his fascination with percussion, ancient stringed instruments such as the oud, lafta, and santoor, and his interest in digital recording technology.
www.autorickshaw.ca /bio.html   (1080 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | South Asia | Adventure racing on auto-rickshaw
The auto-rickshaw, popularly called auto, was chosen for the race as it is India's "national vehicle", says Aravind.
The participants dressed up the autos and donned colourful costumes themselves to match the names of the teams.
The foreign participants seem to be enjoying it the most, as none of them have either seen or ridden an auto-rickshaw before.
news.bbc.co.uk /2/hi/south_asia/5272236.stm   (448 words)

  
 Autorickshaw Exports From India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The Bajaj Auto Rickshaw is available in two stroke and four stroke engine variants and has proved itself as a low cost people transporter.
We are the most reliable source for exports of Bajaj Auto Rickshaws from India.
In addition to auto rickshaws we also deal in mopeds, motorcycles, scooters and accessories.
business.vsnl.com /premjis/index.html   (97 words)

  
 This auto runs without a driver! : auto-rickshaw, remote control, limousine : IBNLive.com : CNN-IBN
AUTO-MATIC: The auto has been designed by a mechanical engineer and is remote controlled.
Here's a story of a remote controlled three-wheeler with some features of a limo, unbelievable as it may sound.
Wave and it'll halt before you, just like any other auto rickshaw, anywhere in the country.
www.ibnlive.com /news/this-auto-runs-without-a-driver/21402-11.html   (247 words)

  
 Vikram Electric Auto Rickshaw   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Three wheeler dealers, supplying auto rickshaws, delivery van, auto trailer, 4 stroke auto rickshaws, pick up vans and bajaj autorickshaws.
Exporting and supplying bicycles, auto rickshaws, spare parts of auto rickshaws and spare parts of bicycles.
Exporters of bajaj auto rickshaw, three wheeler, hero puch mopeds, iso 9001 complete bicycles, motorcycles india, bajaj motorcycles, yamaha motorcycles, honda motorcycle, kerosense stoves, petromax, hdpe ropes.
trade.indiamart.com /details.mp?offer=444681&group=6&cat=38   (184 words)

  
 Honda India three wheeler auto rickshaw news
Hot on the heals of the Honda Unicorn will come the first Honda three-wheeler, a Honda auto rickshaw that will take on the likes of the ubiquitous Bajaj rickshaw and the Piaggio Ape.
The new rickshaw from Honda will feature a modified Honda Eterno engine (150 cc), and may later be offered in a 200 cc version too.
The other players in the three-wheeler segment in India are Mahindra and Mahindra, Piaggio and Atul Auto - all of whom are marginal players in the market.
www.dancewithshadows.com /honda_india_rickshaw.asp   (264 words)

  
 Auto-rickshaw - Delhi Transportation - VirtualTourist.com
However, with bus transport bieng another story and not advisable for the un-initiated, and taxis bieng a little bit on the expensive side, `autos' rule the roads as the most logical alternative by default.
The latest bit on them is that there is a fare dispute with the authorities, and because of that, most autos refuse to go with the metered fare, and would charge amounts that are determined in advance.
There are still cycle rickshaws around but most have been removed from the more modern areas.
www.virtualtourist.com /travel/Asia/India/Union_Territory_of_Delhi/Delhi-1099870/Transportation-Delhi-Auto_rickshaw-BR-1.html   (911 words)

  
 V I R T U A L B A N G A L O R E . C O M - Bangalore: Banging It Out
It would be an exaggeration to say auto rickshaw drivers are the most hated creatures in this lovely city of Bangalore.
(Assuming there are dictionaries of local slangs!!) These auto rickshaw drivers use all the expletives in the world with such panache that you wonder if they went to a 'school for slangs' or some such institution!
An average auto rickshaw driver hopes to make at least double the amount of the normal earnings and a million times the number of point-to-point travels.
www.virtualbangalore.com /Bangout/AutoDrivers.php   (452 words)

  
 Orbital and Bajaj sign new licence for LPG and CNG auto-rickshaw - News - Auto Industry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The Australian fuel injection system developer Orbital Corporation Ltd and India’s Bajaj Auto Ltd have announced an expansion of their licensing arrangements to cover liquid petroleum gas (LPG) and compressed natural gas (CNG) applications.
In May 2004, the parties announced a agreement that will see Orbital's fuel injection technology applied to Bajaj's auto-rickshaw three wheeler vehicles.
Orbital denies any liability with respect to the CML assertions, but has agreed to pay CML A$500,000 in full and final settlement.
www.autoindustry.co.uk /news/19-09-06_5   (327 words)

  
 NETRIBUTION - Rickshaw Driver Rises To Movie Director
Khan left poverty behind him and moved from his native Uttar Pradesh to Mumbai some 20 years ago and started doing odd jobs before he started driving auto rickshaw.
According to Khan, more than 150 auto drivers in Mumbai pooled financial resources and collected enough money to enable him to make a low budget film.
Khan said because he had no security to offer banks refused loans and at several he was reckoned to be a lunatic.
www.netribution.co.uk /2/content/view/574/2   (579 words)

  
 Aye Auto (1990)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
It is Goutami, the same heroine who co-starred Mohanlal in His Highness Abdullah.
The movie itself is a nice one - a love story between the daughter of a rich household and an ordinary auto driver.
Some poignant and humorous moments intermingle to provide good family entertainment.
us.imdb.com /title/tt0275207   (218 words)

  
 Bicycle Manufacturers, Auto Rickshaw Exporters, Two Wheelers & Three Wheelers, Trek Bicycles, Bi-Cycle Spare Parts, ...
Engaged in supply of tie rod ends, ball joints, shaft components and other auto suspension components.
Manufacturing and exporting pigment dispersions for waterbased paints and inks that includes aqueous pigment preparations and organic pigments dispersions.
Engaged in supplying of automotive fasteners that includes nuts, bolts, all mounting plate bolts, wheel bolts, hub bolts, auto screws that are available in a wide range of sizes and specifications.
catalogs.indiamart.com /category/bicycles-rickshaws.html   (1093 words)

  
 Rickshaw!
The Rickshaw blog made it to the March edition of Spider (Pakistan's Internet magazine)
The Rickshaws (auto-rickshaws, cycle rickshaws, jinrikshaws), minibuses, trucks and other commercial vehicles of South Asia are moving works of art.
But the inscriptions on the back of Rickshaws are also an expression of the uncensored id of South Asia.
rickshaw.blogspot.com   (273 words)

  
 Pramod's (Kishore's) Web Page! Page 10
Among the manufacturers of Auto-rickshaw, the Bajaj Automobiles Limited is the leader in production and known for their comfortable designs and quality products.
Other manufacturers of Auto-rickshaws are the Kerala Auto Limitted, Vikrant etc.
Please have a look at the following different types of Auto-rickshaws.
www.geocities.com /madambath1/auto.htm   (127 words)

  
 Ruchi Star Three Wheeler,Exporters of Ruchi Star Three Wheeler,India
EXPORTERS OF RUCHI STAR AUTO RICKSHAW and PICK-UP VAN
Reinforced welded steel Tubular Swing arm with anti-drive link,double acting hydraulic shock absorber and helical coil compression spring
RUCHI STAR AUTO RICKSHAW 4 STROKE PETROL 173C
www.roleximpex.com /ruchi-star-auto.html   (195 words)

  
 Bajaj Three Wheeler Exporter,Auto Rickshaw Dealers India,Supplier of Bajaj Three Wheeler,Exporters of Bajaj Three ...
Bajaj Auto Rickshaw Rear Engine 2 Stroke Petrol
Bajaj Auto Rickshaw Rear Engine 2 Stroke Petrol
Auto Rickshaw :: Motorcycles :: Scooters :: Scooterettes / Mopeds
www.roleximpex.com /bajaj-auto-rickshaw.html   (277 words)

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