0

Spotted in China: Beijing Auto BJ2022 two-door military version

January 13, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter

Spotted in China: Beijing Auto BJ2022 two-door military version

A badass Beijing Auto BJ2022 ‘Brave Warrior’, seen on the premises of the Beijing Classic Car Museum in Huairou District to the far north of the capital. This particular BJ2022 is a military-spec two-door variant, a very rare vehicle to see in a civilian setting. Note red Dongfanghong 28 tractor in the background on the left.

Read more »

1

Spy Shots: Beijing Auto B80 is Naked in China

October 23, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter

Spy Shots: Beijing Auto B80 is Naked in China

This is the brand new Beijing Auto B80, seen here all-naked in China for the very first time. On pics the military version. Note license plate: 军用, jun yong, ‘military use’. Beijing Auto is also working on a civilian version. On the left the larger Beijing Auto BJ2022, another military vehicle that debuted in 2010.

Read more »

0

Self propelled howitzer casually mixes with Traffic in China

October 4, 2013 by W.E. Ning

Self propelled howitzer casually mixes with Traffic in China

A Type 05 self propelled howitzer, seen casually mixing with traffic in the great city of Suzhou in Jiangsu Province. The Type 05 is the largest mobile land-based weapon of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA). Its giant 155mm gun fires 10 rounds per minute over a distance of 50 kilometer. The Type 05 joined the PLA in 2007, at least 200 units are in service. Most are deployed in China’s north east, facing the Chinese-Russian border.

Read more »

15

Attack of the Drones; China develops 400km/h unmanned helicopter

September 20, 2013 by Joey Wang

Attack of the Drones; China develops 400km/h unmanned helicopter

China is developing a high-tech attack helicopter. The unmanned Jueying-8 will have a top speed of 400 kilometer per hour. A model of the helicopter was shown on the China Helicopter Exhibition in Tianjin. First flight of the real thing is scheduled for late 2014.

Read more »

2

Chinese truck driver tries to avoid paying toll by ‘transporting missiles’

May 13, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter

Chinese truck driver tries to avoid paying toll by 'transporting missiles'

Tollways are expensive in China, with drivers having to pay up to 100 yuan per 500 kilometer, which is enough to destroy margins for many a small transport company. Vehicles belonging to the Chinese army however, don’t need to pay a cent. A truck driver from the great city of Chunzhou in Anhui Province this came with a novel solution.

Read more »

1

Teaching the Children about Love & Peace in China

March 9, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter

Teaching the Children about Love & Peace in China

Most parents like to teach their children about love & peace, because war and ain’t cool for a fragile children’s brain. In China however, some parents believe the babies need some military education as well, just in case, with those Japanese and Americans sending boats into the China seas. Danger is awaiting! Smart Chinese toy factories have detected the new trend and started production of some beautiful stuff.

On pic the QX-7466, and electric powered chariot for children aged 3 to 6. Painted in camouflage, standing on off-road tires, equipped with multiple floodlights, and armed by two heavy guns and a rocket launcher. War was never such an easy win!

Read more »

1

Introducing the Zhonjing ZY5091XYBF Armored Personnel Carrier from China

December 4, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter

Introducing the Zhonjing ZY5091XYBF Armored Personnel Carrier from China

This is the mighty Zhonjing ZY5091XYBF Armored Personnel Carrier (APC) from China. It is made by a factory called Guangzhou Jieli Special Vehicle Equipment corporation from the great city of Guangzhou in Guangdong Province. The Zhonjing ZY5091XYBF is based on the Ford F550, just like the Huakai Tiger we saw earlier today, and converted for murder China.

Read more »

0

Introducing the Huakai Tiger Armored Personnel Carrier from China

December 4, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter

Introducing the Huakai Tiger Armored Personnel Carrier from China

This is the mighty Huakai Tiger Armored Personnel Carrier (APC) from China. It is made by a factory called Guangzhou Huakai Vehicle Equipment from the great city of Guangzhou in Guangdong Province. The Tiger APC is based on the Ford F550 and converted to anger China.

Read more »

0

New Beijing Auto Works BJ2022 anti-riot vehicles for the Police in China

December 3, 2012 by W.E. Ning

New Beijing BJ2022 anti-riot vehicles for the Police in China

The People’s Armed Police in the great city of Taiyuan in Shanxi Province received 10 brand new Beijing Auto works BJ2022 ‘Brave Warrior’ anti-riot vehicles.  The People’s Armed Police, or PAP, is a paramilitary division of the police and responsible for kicking riots in the butt, blowing up terrorists and protecting high ranking government officials.

Read more »

0

Cleaning up your Infantry Fighting Vehicle in China

November 19, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter

Cleaning up your Infantry Fighting Vehicle in China

Infantry Fighting Vehicles can get very dirty, especially when at war. Sometimes so they need a good clean-up, like this green-white armored example seen in the great city of Zhuhai in Guangdong Province. The good soldiers took their fightercar to a normal car wash where others bring their Geely. Price for cleaning a car was only 15 yuan but the army likely got it clean for free.

Read more »