The Ten Most Amazing Chinese Cars And Trucks

In honor of the 2008 Summer Olympics we've decided to dip into our extensive knowledge of the Chinese auto industry to pick out the most amazing cars and trucks from the industrial manufacturing giant. It's kind of like a Chinese car bingo cheat sheet for you to use if you're heading to Beijing this week. Some are… » 8/06/08 12:45pm 8/06/08 12:45pm

Buy Seven Geely King Kong's For The Price Of One Godzilla

Whereas "Godzilla" is just a nickname for the Nissan GT-R, the Geely King Kong is actually the name of a compact hatch set for sale in China. The little crazy-eyed car will be available with either a 1.5L or 1.8L four-cylinder with auto and manual transmissions available. ChinaCarTimes is speculating the hairy ape… » 5/29/08 9:40am 5/29/08 9:40am

Geely GT Concept Looks Sharp, Apparently Real

When we first saw pics of the Geely GT we were impressed, being able to appreciate the design without having to worry too much about the provenance. Though it probably doesn't have a motor and is almost certainly held together with duct tape and gum, it beats the hell out of a Beauty Leopard. No word on whether this… » 4/22/08 9:40am 4/22/08 9:40am

Geely To Make Chinese Rip-Off Of Ferrari F1 Car?

First it was those wily Italian Ferrari forgers, now the masters of intellectual property reuse seem to be getting into the game of copying the prancing pony boys. By the looks of this illustration, Chinese automaker Geely seems to be flattering Maranello's F1 squad by way of imitation. We're not exactly sure just how… » 4/18/08 6:00pm 4/18/08 6:00pm

Little Geely CE Hatch Hints At Big Plans For Beijing Motor Show

Though the Geely GT looks a bit like a few other models we've seen, it's a surprisingly competent design from the same company that brought us the Beauty Leopard. Following those leaked pics is this set of images for the CE hatchback, which, as China Car Times points out, looks like a Mazda2 crossed with a Peugeot 207.

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