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Old 10th August 2008, 00:59   #1
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Default Mini's Success: New Zero-Emissions Drivetrain!

Hahaha zero emissions are emitted from this creation by Mini. It's called the Mini Clubman Rickshaw and it's basically an attemp to attract some attention to themselves. But their excuse was that it would bring good luck to the Beijing Olympics.

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Old 10th August 2008, 16:11   #2
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Its is truly interesting ! but with such a broad tire and huge payload how the man will be able to pedal that thing? !!
AFAIK cycle top gear has 5 gears this should have 105 gears !!
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Old 10th August 2008, 17:45   #3
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I am sure that after a heavy "fillup" by the driver, there will be some "emissions".
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Nobodddy can beat Chinese when it comes to inventions and imitations!!

Nice find K S A!!!
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Damn! those chinese for cutting in half such a beautiful creation, or its just a copy of the mini's behind.
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That thing's gotta be at least 500 lbs without the passengers. Wonder how they are able to pull it.
Unless it's made of cardboard or carbon fiber.
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