Sunday, February 01, 2009

Our tricycles should be redesigned!

Sometimes I wonder why our culture is so different from our ASEAN/asian neighbors.  It can't be because we're an archipelago.  Indonesia is an archipelago, but they have more in common with other ASEAN/asian countries than we do.

Take for example the auto rickshaw--the taxicab of asia.  Look all over the continent and most, if not all, auto rickshaws are designed the same way: long and narrow.

The obvious example is Thailand's tuktuk, shown here:

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

that's the pinoy way for you!

cheap, easy - who cares about the consequences.

(at least for me, our trikes look simpler and cheaper to manufacture)