Published on November 2, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter
Choosing the right sticker for your car is not easy for Chinese car buyers. Here we have a Lexus Cherokee, which makes absolutely no sense, and which makes me angry, because I own a Cherokee myself and I do not with to be associated with anything Lexii.
Published on July 11, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter
A very beautiful matte black Beijing-Jeep Cherokee, seen in a faraway suburb in east Beijing. The good Jeep has been wrapped in a matte black wrap and was further sexed up by a bull bar, fog lights on that bull bar, black windows, a rood rack, large tires, and sporty 5-spoke alloys.
Published on June 21, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter
A very coolio Beijing-Jeep Cherokee pickup truck, seen in a kinda strange street in a faraway suburb in east Beijing. The vehicle looked fantastic and very home-made, clearly the work of a big chainsaw and a hard hammer! But no matter, its the result that counts…
Published on May 16, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter
A very law-enforcement Beijing-Jeep Grand Cherokee, seen on the parking lot of the Cipate police equipment show in Beijing. The Beijing police still uses a many Cherokee’s, mostly for ferrying around high ranking coppers. The Grand Cherokee was made in China from 2005 until 2008 by the Beijing-Jeep joint venture.
Published on March 4, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter
A very clean and very black Jeep Cherokee XJ, seen in a faraway suburb of Beijing. The vehicle is lifted by about 20 centimeters for more speed up mountain. Other pretty-making upgrades include a snorkel, chromed mirrors, a roof rack and gigantic tires with 9-hole alloys.
Published on January 27, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter
This is a Jeep Cherokee, but not exactly. This is the Beijing Auto Leichi, made by Beijing Auto Works from 2003 until 2008. Beijing Auto Works is a subsidiary of the Beijing Auto Industry Corporation (BAIC). The Leichi, meaning ‘Thunder Gallop’, was based on the very real Jeep Cherokee that was made in China from 1984 until 2009 by Beijing-Jeep, a joint venture between BAIC and AMC/Chrysler.
Published on October 6, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter
This is the Beijing-Jeep Grand Cherokee, made in China from 2005 until 2008 by the Beijing-Jeep joint venture. The Chinese Grand Cherokee was based on the Cherokee WJ that was made from 1999 until 2004. After production in the US ended the tooling went straight to China where the Grand Cherokee became the flagship model of Beijing-Jeep. Read more »
Published on October 2, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter
This is the Beijing-Jeep Cherokee Limited Sport, an extra cheap and extra sporty version of the Beijing-Jeep Cherokee that was made in China by the Beijing-Jeep joint venture from 1984 until 2009. The Cherokee Sport should not be confused with the top of the bill Beijing-Jeep Cherokee Limited, which was the most expensive Cherokee Chinese money could buy.
Published on September 29, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter
This big beast is a Beijing-Jeep Cherokee Limited, the most luxurious version of Beijing-Jeep Cherokee that was made in China by the Beijing-Jeep joint venture from 1984 until 2009. The Limited arrived in 1994 and continued until 2004. It came with big wheels, shiny sporty alloys, a roof rack, and a sorta two-tone paint with the bumpers, wheel arches and side skirts in a different color.
Published on September 28, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter
This is a rare Beijng-Jeep Super Cherokee, a dressed up variant of the Beijing-Jeep Cherokee that was made in China by the Beijing-Jeep joint venture from 1984 until 2009. The Super Cherokee came with the high roof, a roof rack, extra thick bumpers, sporty wheels and standard 4×4. Bull bar was optional but almost everybody took it.