There is a growing number of individuals who
can afford a nice motorcycle just for the daily trip between their
work-address and their home- address (or just for pleasure in the weekend).
Still, it's only a very small number of individuals who can afford such a
vehicle just for private use. Most
motorcycles in the Philippines are used for serving as a kind of taxi. Most known names for these
means for transportation: Tricycles and motor-taxi's. Both can be
seen in many different forms and length.
motorcycles with a sidecar (passenger-cabin) on a third wheel attached
everywhere, especially on
smaller roads for short distances, often on roads where jeepneys or busses are
not supposed to operate
The engines of the tricycles range from 50cc up to
left and right:
� Scott Williams
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motorcycles with extended seats
and extra shock absorbers added
at the rear.
Where: common outside the
city, especially good on farm-roads where car-taxis really don't
like to go.
four to five on a motorbike (with their luggage).
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