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Brothers’ bid in tuk-tuk to set world record

London: Step-brothers Alexander Saxon and Kevan Pulfrey are bidding to raise £100,000 for Alzheimer’s Society and War Child

Two daring adventurers from Sheffield, who took a year-long challenge to set a world record by traveling around the seven modern wonders of the world in a tuk-tuk, turned heads in Sharjah on Novemer 1.

Step-brothers Alexander Saxon, 30, and Kevan Pulfrey, 41, who started their epic 65,000km journey from their home city on September 13, are bidding to raise £100,000 for Alzheimer’s Society and War Child.

A tuk-tuk, or automated rickshaw, is a common sight in many Southeast Asian countries, but seeing it run from Sharjah going to Dubai fascinated many motorists, Gulf News reported.

By driving through 38 countries in four continents, both Saxon and Pulfrey aim to make their journey land in the pages of the Guinness Book of World Record to be the first tuk-tuk to achieve such a feat.