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post #1 of 11 Old 08-17-2007, 07:30 AM Thread Starter
 
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Chinese are scrambling to sell vehicles in U.S.: First vehicles could arrive as early

SHANGHAI - For China's young and ambitious automakers, the United States is an irresistible new market.
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I swear, I'll club whoever I find driving a chinese vehicle in the US.



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I wonder if they will have lead in the paint

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Chinese cars I don't think so. I see one they'll get some of this followed up with this.
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THIS looks like the link to the rest of the article.
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I wonder if they will have lead in the paint
Or a metal plaque on the bottom of the vehicle that says "MADE IN CHINA".



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Looks like a Mini/Dodge cross breed.
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post #8 of 11 Old 08-17-2007, 02:55 PM
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Ewwwww, it looks like the Nitro and Caliber did'nt use any protection.
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Or a metal plaque on the bottom of the vehicle that says "MADE IN CHINA".
I almost said the same thing, that was the second thing I thought about. One of those gold oval stickers

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Looks like a Mini/Dodge cross breed.
It says DODGE on the front plate


this one has lots more info: http://www.autoblog.com/tag/Geely/page/2/



This is a Geely from China:



not sure who makes this one

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