Quadricycle, with an i, was a popular term for human or motorized four wheel bike-like vehicles around the turn of the 19th to 20th century

Quadricycle refers to vehicles with four wheels.

- Quadricycle

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Artega Automobile

German sports car manufacturer based in Delbrück, Germany.

Artega GT
Artega Scalo
Artega Karo
Artega Scalo Superelletra

The Karo was a quadricycle with electric drive.

Outline of cycling

Activity of using / riding bicycles, human-powered, wheeled vehicles, (typically by foot pedalling),

Dutch woman cycling with two young children, using a two-wheeled box-bike.
Cycling in Amsterdam.

Apart from regular two-wheeled bicycles, cycling also includes riding unicycles, tricycles, quadricycles, and other similar human-powered wheeled vehicles (HPVs).

Electric car use by country

Affected by consumer demand, market prices, availability of charging infrastructure, and government policies, such as purchase incentives and long term regulatory signals .

Global top-selling light-duty plug-in electric vehicle regional or country markets.
Comparison of plug-in electric car ownership per capita in selected top selling countries and regional markets as plug-in cars per 1,000 people,.
Evolution of the ratio between global sales of BEVs and PHEVs from 2011 to 2021.
Annual sales of plug-in passenger cars in the world's top country and regional markets between 2011 and 2021.
Plug-in electric cars in use as a proportion of all passenger cars on the road in selected countries and regional markets at the end of 2020.
Market share of new plug-in electric passenger cars in China, Europe and the United States between 2015 and 2021.
Nissan Leaf operating as a taxi at Santos Dumont airport as part of a demonstrations program in Rio de Janeiro.
Eco Vagas: parking spaces reserved for low emissions vehicles in Brasília.
The Chevrolet Volt is the all-time top selling EV in Canada. Shown here is a fleet of Volts at a solar-powered charging station in Toronto.
The Wuling Hongguang Mini EV all-electric car listed as the best selling plug-in car in China in 2021.
Mitsubishi i-MiEV in Chile
The BEV Renault Twizy quadricycle is the top selling electric vehicle in Colombia.
Fully electric BMW i3 with special green plates issued in Costa Rica for battery electric vehicles.
All-electric buses on trial as part of a pilot project in Costa Rica
Two Mitsubishi i-MiEVs in Estonia. The majority of electric cars in Estonia are i-MiEVs.
Evolution of annual registrations of plug-in electric passenger cars in Europe between 2011 and 2021.
Registration of light-duty plug-in vehicles in France by type of vehicle between 2010 and 2021.
The Renault Zoe has led electric car sales in France since 2013, and is the country's all-time best selling plug-in with more than 100,000 units registered through June 2020.
Annual registration of plug-in cars in Germany by type of vehicle between 2010 and 2021.
The Smart electric drive led the plug-in electric car segment in Germany until 2013.
Tesla Roadster charging at Central Star Ferry carpark in Hong Kong.
BMW i3 patrol car of the Italian police at Vatican City.
The Nissan Leaf is the top selling plug-in car in Japan ever, with close to 140,000 units sold by February 2020.
A Nissan Leaf charging at a public charge station in Colonia Condesa, Mexico City.
A Mahindra e2o in Nepal
Stock of light-duty plug-in electric vehicles on the road in the Netherlands (2011-2021).
A Mitsubishi Outlander P-HEV in Amsterdam.
Electric vehicle charger in New Zealand
Registration of PEVs in Norway by year between 2006 and 2021. Includes PHEVs and BEV cars and vans. Used imports are included.
Distribution of the Norwegian stock of passenger cars in use by type of fuel or powertrain at the end of March 2022.
Dynasty IT was bought by Karakoram Motors of Pakistan, and now it is manufactured in Pakistan.
A Mitsubishi i-MiEV charging at a charging station.
BYD e6 electric taxi in Singapore
EV registrations in Spain by year between 2010 and 2017.
EV registrations in Sweden by year between 2011 and 2021.
Nissan Leaf in Kharkiv—EcoTaxi, 2016
Annual registration of plug-in electric cars in the UK between 2011 and 2021.
The REVAi/G-Wiz i electric car charging at an on-street station in London.
U.S. annual sales of plug-in passenger cars between December 2010 and 2021.
The Tesla Model S (front) was the U.S. best selling plug-in car from 2015 to 2017, and the Tesla Model 3 (back) has led sales from 2018 and 2020.

The BEV Renault Twizy quadricycle was introduced in the Colombian market in June 2015 and,, 203 Twizys had been sold.

Ariel Motorcycles

British maker of bicycles and then motorcycles in Bournbrook, Birmingham.

Ariel—50" high wheel bicycle
Ariel tricycle circa 1902
Deferred share of Components Ltd, issued 1. September 1911
1928 brochure for the British motorcycle
1938 Ariel 350 cc Red Hunter
Ariel 1000 Square Four
250 cc Ariel Leader
Ariel 3, a 49 cc tilting trike
A 15HP Ariel Car ascending Snowdon in 1904
1931 Ariel M2F 350 cc
1932 Ariel Red Hunter
Ariel Golden Arrow
Ariel and Triumph dealer in Texas, ca. 1930-1945
Leader with optional panniers and indicators
2014 Ariel Ace

(See also List of motorized trikes and/or Quadricycle)

Armored car (military)

Lightweight wheeled armored fighting vehicle, historically employed for reconnaissance, internal security, armed escort, and other subordinate battlefield tasks.

U.S. T17E1 Staghound armored car of World War II
AMX-10RC, a modern armored car of the French Army
Hussite war wagons, 15th century
F.R. Simms' Motor Scout, built in 1898 as an armed car
F.R. Simms' 1902 Motor War Car, the first armored car to be built
The earliest French armored car - the Charron-Girardot-Voigt 1902
Austro-Daimler four-wheel-drive Armoured Car (1904)
Belgium Minerva Armored car 1914
A Rolls-Royce Armoured Car 1920 pattern
1941: A Fordson armoured car waits outside Baghdad while negotiations for an armistice take place between British officials and representatives of the Iraqi rebel government.
American troops in an M8 Greyhound passing the Arc de Triomphe after the liberation of Paris
A preserved, World War 2, American M3 Scout Car
A modern RMMV Survivor R fitted with a battle management system, roof-mounted Kongsberg remote weapon station, a .50 machine gun, CBRN defence, and banks of Rheinmetall ROSY grenade launchers
Vehicle built by railway shop workers for the Danish resistance movement, near the end of World War 2
A preserved, World War II, German Sd.Kfz. 234/4 heavy armored car (German Tank Museum, 2006)

The vehicle was a De Dion-Bouton quadricycle with a mounted Maxim machine gun on the front bar.


Use of bicycles for transport, recreation, exercise or sport.

A bike lane in Amsterdam. Bike lanes are dedicated for cyclists and provide shelter from vehicle traffic.
Police cyclists in London.
A woman cycling in Sri Lanka.
A parking lot for bicycles in Niigata, Japan.
Bicycle stands outside the Centre for Mathematical Sciences at the University of Cambridge. Many students at the university opt to travel by bicycle.
The safe physically separated Fietspad in the Netherlands, keeping cyclists away from traffic as seen in Utrecht.
A bicycle loaded with tender coconuts for sale in Karnataka, India.
In the Netherlands, bicycles are freely available for use in the Hoge Veluwe National Park.
Tour de Fat group ride in Portland, Oregon.
San Jose Bike Party in San Jose, California (July 2019).
Bicycle racing in 1909.
A peloton of professional bicycle racers on the Golden Gate Bridge.
OP Grand Prix, a one-hour cycling competition in Porvoo, Finland, on June 11, 2005.
San Francisco Critical Mass, April 29, 2005.
Headquarters of the Union Cycliste Internationale in Switzerland.
Heavily equipped London cyclist: specialist cycle clothing, pollution mask, dark glasses and helmet.
Bike at Prins Hendrikkade, Amsterdam.
Virgin Mary venerated as the holy protector of bicyclists on the roads of the mountainous Basque Country.
Bicyclist pedals uphill at the Taroko Gorge in Taiwan.
Bicycles in Helsinki (Finland).

Apart from two-wheeled bicycles, "cycling" also includes the riding of unicycles, tricycles, quadricycles, recumbent and similar human-powered vehicles (HPVs).

Numeral prefix

Numeral or number prefixes are prefixes derived from numerals or occasionally other numbers.

A comparison of prepositions and directional prefixes in Greek, Latin, English, and German.

unicycle, bicycle, tricycle, quadricycle

Bajaj Auto

Indian multinational automotive manufacturing company based in Pune, India.

Bajaj Chetak built under license from Piaggio
Bajaj Pulsar 220
Bajaj Pulsar NS 200
A Bajaj RE autorickshaw in Jakarta, Indonesia

On 3 January 2012, Bajaj auto unveiled the Bajaj Qute (formerly Bajaj RE60), a mini car for intra-city urban transportation, which is legally classified as a quadricycle.

Grivel (car)

French automobile manufacturer based in Neuilly-sur-Seine.

Grivel Tricycle-Tandem 2 HP (1896)
alt=Grivel Quadricycle 2 HP (1897)|Grivel Quadricycle 2 HP (1897)

In 1897 a Quadricycle with rear engine was available.


Italian company, founded by Giovanni Casalini in 1939, that makes mopeds and microcars.

Casalini Sulky
Casalini Sulky car/Sulky truck

began to produce light quadricycles for sale in Italy as well.