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Beijing Auto E-series on show in Beijing

April 7, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter

Beijing Auto E-series

This first time I saw the new Beijing Auto E-series in da flesh. Beijing Auto brought four brand-new cars to the Beijing Automotive Trade Fair in Beijing and the local Beijing residents seemed to like it very much. And indeed, why not? The E looked very well-made, modern, and even a little bit cool.

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Smart For Two Hello Kitty Edition from China

April 7, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter

Smart For Two Hello Kitty Edition

Here we have a very special Smart from China, this is the Smart For Two Cabrio Hello Kitty Edition. It ain’t an official, this was done by a local Beijing dealer. Nevertheless, a very good idea. This little Smart on show was attacked by girls which was very nice to look at for a while…

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Ford F-150 SVT Raptor with Chinese Army Babes

April 7, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter

Ford F-150 SVT Raptor

A fat-ass Ford F-150 SVT Raptor with two hot Chinese babes on top, dressed fittingly in communist-army-style uniforms. Ford doesn’t officially sell the mighty Raptor in China, Ford for some reason doesn’t like to make money. This thing would sell like hell over here!

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Lifan 320 gets sporty in China

April 7, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter

Lifan 320 gets sporty in China

The famous Lifan 320 in cherry-red sexed up to be a bit sporty. Some say it loox to much like a Mini, me think a Mini got two doors less. Furthermore, this fine little car costs only 36.500 yuan, including all the sporty stuff such as the low bumper and huge fake air vent under da bonnet.

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Porsche Boxter with Lambo-doors from China

April 7, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter

Porsche Boxter with Lambo-doors

A very yellow last-gen Porsche Boxter with Lambo-doors, seen this morning at the ’17th Beijing Automotive Trade Fair’ (link) in the capital. The conversion was done by a local customizing company and this fine car was for sale for a hefty 1.28 million yuan, or 203.000 USD. It was registred in 2001 and has the 3.4 under the bonnet. Lotta money indeed, but a truly special motorcar…

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China’s Ma aims for F1

April 7, 2012 by Joey Wang

Ma Qinghua

Ma Qinghua (m) set his sights on becoming the first Chinese driver to race in Formula One after being announced as a member of the HRT team’s “young driver development program” on Thursday.

In a deal timed to generate interest ahead of next week’s grand prix in Shanghai, Ma’s home city, struggling HRT held out the possibility of the 24-year-old testing its car later in the year.

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Matte-black Audi R8 V10 from China

April 6, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter

Matte-black Audi R8 V10 from China

Here we have a very fine second-hand car from China. A mighty Audi R8 V10 in matte-black, offered for sale at a dealer right here in Beijing. It was registered in 2010 and has only 10.000 km on the meter, price is 1.68 million yuan, a brand-new one costs 2.32 million yuan. Not a bad deal, indeed.

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BMW 3Li is Out in China

April 6, 2012 by W.E. Ning

BMW 3Li is Out in China

BMW has officially launched the BMW 3Li, an extended version of the regular 3-series that will debut at the Beijing Auto Show later this month. The 3Li is stretched by 110mm in the middle for more space in the back, so the owner can be chauffeured around. It will available as 320Li, 328Li and 335Li.

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Cool Chinese man lives in self-made RV for seven years

April 6, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter

Cool Chinese man lives in self-made RV

When truck driver Mr. Wang retired seven years ago he didn’t have enough money on the bank to buy a house. No worry, because he did have enough to buy his old truck from the company he worked for and to convert it into a ‘home-made’ RV. Mr. Wang has been living there ever since and is still working to make it even better. Most amazing thing: the truck still works, so Wang can move where he wants.

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Britain’s Glory in China

April 6, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter

Geely Englon TX4

Here we have a fine Geely Englon TX4 ‘London Taxi’ on a local auto show in the great city of Zhengzhou in Henan Province. Geely is the owner of the British taxi-maker Manganese Bronze and makes the TX4 is China since 2007. The VIP-car on show is protected by two typical English guards. Sticker-price for this particular TX4 is 200.000 yuan. Cheap cheap!, and there was more:

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