Gallery: The cars with the dragon tattoo
Want to sell a car in China? Judging by this year’s Beijing show, just plaster it with dragons. And gold.
Posted: 24 Apr 2012
In no way related to the 11 new dealerships Aston plans to open in China, the Brit company's peddling three different China-market specials, totaling a production run of 88 (eight's a lucky number in China). The first is this, which gets special paint "to chime with traditional Chinese art and imagery", a 24-carat gold Aston badge and Ming-style dragon stitching on the seat.