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Electric Rikshaws soon to be launched on Pakistan roads

Islamabad: It’s a great time for electric vehicles in Pakistan. More and more hybrid cards are introduced on the street, initiatives aiming to replace motorcycles with E-bikes are gaining steam and now.

There will be seen more Electric Rickshaw on roads in Pakistan. The new vehicle is called the Z5 E-Tricycle and it is going to be launched by Zar Motors.

The E-Rickshaw looks sleek and visually, it is a step up to the traditional ones we see on the roads currently. It converts sunlight into energy and is expected to have significantly lower running costs.


The biggest issue for electric vehicles is charging and it seems like the Z5 takes care of that nicely. It can be charged through any normal outlet (100V-240V) just like your cellphone. You can charge the battery up to 80% capacity in 2 hours while a full charge would take around 7 hours. The 80% charge will last for about 50 kilometers.