Shanghai 2011: the other side
Cow vans, monster police trucks and something quite orange…this is the flipside of the Chinese expo
Posted: 21 Apr 2011
So, you've seen the new Beetle and DS5 and AMG A-Class and mental Volvo and such - this was, after all, the year that Shanghai motor show and China eclipsed the simultaneous show in New York on the big global reveals.
But what you probably haven't seen in all the car-based coverage is a cow van, or a bright orange three-wheeler, or a ruddy enormous and lightly terrifying police hummer.
There was plenty more to the Shanghai Motor Show. Step this way...