Pedal Power Drives New Kind of Bus

Entrepreneur's new idea spurs innovative tour bus.
1:38 | 12/03/11

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Pedal power is a popular way to get around downtown Saint Petersburg. How about ten person pedal power. Sale load of the -- -- Us this is the city cycle it's a fourteen person non motorized limousine. Ten out of the fourteen seats actually pedal and that's the only way the vehicles propelled there's no motor whatsoever on it. -- you've got seats going down all the way here same on the other side. This week the city approved the pedal driven bus for years on certain downtown streets with a speed limit is under thirty miles an hour. It's expected to be used heavily in the beach drive in central avenue restaurant bar district it took more than fourteen months to hammer out the details he needed to have five million dollars in insurance. And alcohol is not allow. But the vehicle is rented out like a limousine service you give us a call ahead of time choose a day that you want -- what hours you'd like to have -- -- for. We needed -- centralized spot in downtown Saint Petersburg. From there we just go out for the amount of time that's allocated by you guys. The 25 year old entrepreneur from Minneapolis was operating his -- -- in Minnesota waiting for the city of saint Pete to give the go ahead. He had gone to USF for a couple of years and -- saint Pete was ideal for his idea. So did the people who pass by and saw it. It looks like an awful lot of really does. At this thing since. Available even just the idea of being on a bicycle -- you're situated -- in on each other. It's extremely unique but it's a comfortable vehicle -- -- lot of fun out there it's not very much effort whatsoever mr. The -- -- will be in service late next week. In Saint Petersburg Brad Davis ABC action news.

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