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Amsterdam goes green with electric scooter taxis

Discussion in 'General Motorcycling Discussion' at netrider.net.au started by Mr Flibble, Oct 2, 2012.

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    http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/10/01/uk-amsterdam-scooters-idUSLNE89002820121001



     
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  2. Brilliant! Although for one of those who has experienced how dangerous a bad pillion can be, I see some concern about safety and litigation - I wonder whether trikes wouldn't have been better, and I mean a rigid trike given the speeds.
     
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  3. She doesn't look like a bad pillion to me ;)
     
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  4. I wonder whether they'll be wearing Reevu helmets?
     
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  5. Could be even more dangerous if the pillion's wearing a low-cut top.
     
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  6. Woops, my GoPro is on backwards.
     
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  7. and look, I've accidentally turned down a heavily rutted street.
     
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  8. after that hot, heavey rain.
     
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  9. Here, let me help you out of that wet top. You'll catch a cold!
     
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  10. See that, JD: you and I have a perfectly above-board conversation, and this guy comes along and drags it into the gutter....
     
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  11. I know. What is with people these days...
     
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