Old pic: the Shanghai 58 on Parade in China

February 2, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter

Shanghai 58 China

Here we have a very old ‘n pretty picture of a very old ‘n pretty military vehicle. This is the mighty Shanghai 58, based on the American Willys CJ3A. It was made from 1958 until 1960 by Shanghai Auto Works in very small numbers, the grand total is likely less than 50 vehicles. First pic was taken during a Communist-style parade in the early 1960’s.

Read more »