While you were away

China’s Copycat Automotive Industry (Infographic)

Imitation is indeed the best form of flattery

May 18th, 2017 | by Z. Gonzales

If there’s one thing that the Chinese are very good at – it’s got to be their ability to take an idea and put their own twist on it. Sometimes, they do a really great job at it that the act of copying spins into an act of innovation. Unfortunately, there are times that they just totally mess it up and produce – well, a (cheap) knock off.

China’s automotive industry offers a few examples of how an attempt on copying something can be a bad thing. Our friends from SelectCarLeasing in the UK has created this interesting infographic showing Chinese carmakers’ copycat vehicles stack up to the original models they were copied from.

chinas-carbon-copies

Facebook Comment

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close