A giant truck carrying over 12 brand new Venucia vehicles, seen not far from the CarNewsChina.com office towers in central Beijing. Transporting cars parked alongside each other on top of a truck is very common in China, but officially not allowed, but nobody cares.
A heavy truck loaded to the heavens with recyclable materials, seen here in the capital by reader Lao Wei, thank you for the picture! The truck is most likely on its way to a recycle facility. Most of the materials are packed in giant bags, which is a rather neat feat for the business.
The very first spy shorts showing the new BYD T5, a full electric light truck that will do the auto show circuit starting with the Chengdu Auto Show in September. The BYD T5 has a top speed of 50 km/h and a range of 400 km.
Seen in the great city of Qingyuan in Guangdong Province, the workers apparently on their way to a road construction project that can be seen in the background. Small truck can barely bare the load. But how many? Guess now, and then we check…
A very interesting crash seen yesterday morning on the Fifth Ring Road in Beijing. A blue flatbed truck carrying a giant tree had smashed into the back of a small silver minivan. I didn’t see much damage on either vehicle and the tree was fortunately unharmed.
A blue container truck, seen in the great city of Dongguan in Guangdong Province by reader Dave Teo, thank you for the picture! The license plate reads ‘SEX562′. Under Chinese law the license plate number of a truck has to be visible on the plate itself and on the back of cargo bay, making for this fine Double License to Sex in Dongguan. The girls will be fighting to get in that cabin at every truck stop…
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.
A Chinese dump truck driver lost his entire open-box bed on a highway from Shenzhen to Guangzhou in southern China. The driver apparently forgot to hit the down-button in time. The truck can be seen in the background on the right. Fortunately nobody got hurt but the dump truck is seriously damaged… Police is investigating the cause of the accident. Via: Weibo.