According to the Land Transportation Office (LTO) in 2012, approximately 658,675 tricycles and motorcycles were operating for-hire in the Philippines. This means that tricycles accounted for nearly 67.9% of all the for-hire vehicles nationwide.
And while the tricycle is an abundant and reliable means of transportation, it is by no means perfect. Because it’s a primary means of transportation for so many people, tricycles are often uncomfortable and overcrowded. Combined with the environmental damage from high carbon dioxide emission, the need to improve conditions for drivers and passengers alike has steadily risen in recent years. This has prompted many to seek safer, comfortable, and more environmentally friendly alternatives.
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