The lunatic Local Motors Rally Fighter has been launched on the Chinese car market. The Rally Fighter has been declared fully road legal in the whole of China, and that is amazing as this kind of vehicle normally wouldn’t stand a chance at all. We will try to find out how they did it! The Rally Fighter goes for a steep 1.58 million yuan or 254.000 USD. There is only one dealer for now, in the capital Beijing.
Drama in the great city of Qingdao in Shandong Province where a BentleyFlying Spurcrashed onto a white pole while reversing. The rear bumper and the left-rear light of the Bentley were seriously damaged. The pole was all right, and fortunately nobody got hurt.
Spy Shots showing a white car. It is the new GeelyEmgrand GX7 SUV that will be launched on the Chinese car market shortly. The Geely Emgrand GX7 is currently known as the Geely GLEagle GX7, launched in 2012. The GLEagle sub-brand will be cancelled, and the GX7 will thus be moved to Emgrand. Emgrand however is no longer a sub-brand or a brand, it is now a ‘model line’.
This is the new Maxus EG10, an electric vehicle based on the petrol-powered Maxus G10 MPV. The EG10 is one of the largest electric vehicles developed by a local Chinese automaker so far. It will be launched on the Chinese car market in early 2016 for about 230.000 yuan including green-car subsidies.
This is the new Changan Oushang EV, an electric vehicle based on the upcoming petrol-powered Changan Oushang MPV. The Oushang EV will be launched on the Chinese car market in early 2016. Price is expected to start around 150.000 yuan including all green-car subsidies.
This is not a Porsche Macan. This instead is the new Zotye T700 from China, developed and manufactured by Zotye Automobile, a local Chinese automaker with quite some expertise in copying cars. The Zotye T700 will be launched on the Chinese car market in 2016.
A very brave or very suicidal Chinese policeman, riding a super sonic Kawasaki Ninja H2 hyperbike trough heavy traffic in Shanghai. The officer is of the low-traffic-police kind, those that are standing on crossroads directing traffic in rush hour, and fining bicyclists for existing. How did he get his ass on a Ninja?