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    So some Chinese company is now building a luxury car; am I the only one who thinks it looks like a Trabant on steroids?


    http://www.bbc.com/autos/story/20140...-expensive-car
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mich the Tester View Post
    So some Chinese company is now building a luxury car; am I the only one who thinks it looks like a Trabant on steroids?


    http://www.bbc.com/autos/story/20140...-expensive-car
    link is for foreigners only!
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    Quote Originally Posted by vetran View Post
    link is for foreigners only!
    It's called a HongQi (pronounced; Honkey), and looks like this;



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    It's a shame they copied the wheels from a 90's Daimler. I might have to get some new alloys now.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mich the Tester View Post


    Rover sired an old Bentley.
    Very ugly also would fail EU safety test I guess.
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    That is not a nice looking car. I guess the chinese have different tastes
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    Did anyone point out to them the word 'honkey' is a derogatory word for a Caucasian person?

    Maybe we ought to design a new car and call it slanty in retaliation....
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    Quote Originally Posted by zeitghost View Post
    I wonder why they copied the headlights off the 1959 Ford Anglia.
    You can't compare it to the 1959 Ford Anglia; that's beyond comparison.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mich the Tester View Post
    You can't compare it to the 1959 Ford Anglia; that's beyond comparison.

    But strikingly similar
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    I find that once you've had a Chinese car, you want another straight away....

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