ZAR is the first Pakistani company that is manufacturing and selling air conditioned Electric Rickshaws that do not consume any fuel but are charged using electricity.
The price & cost of these state-of-the-art rickshaw is Rs. 240,000 which is only slighting expensive than the traditional rickshaws that are available in the market.
Once charged this vehicle than travel up to 150 km after which it needs 4 hours to completely recharge. It travels at a decent speed of 50 km/hour. The manufacturer are also giving 18 months of warranty for the battery and 12 months of warranty for the vehicle, charger and controller.
This mini cab is the first of its type in Pakistan but it is said that the electricity shortage in Pakistan will be the biggest hurdle in the sales of these rickshaws which are far more effective than the traditional rickshaws.