Rare Cars From China

Collection by Jani Rikhard


Obscure Chinese cars from 1945 till today. Note: Many (perhaps almost all) Chinese cars may be considered obscure from the Western point of view, but I have excluded the newer mass production models unless they have been made in small numbers only or for a very limited time.

Jani Rikhard
Hongqi CA770 Auto News, China, Beijing, Dream Cars, Trains, Classic Cars, Automobile, Truck, Vehicles

A Beautiful Hongqi CA770 from China - CarNewsChina.com

At a local autoshow in Beijing I found this beautiful Hongqi CA770, it was made in 1978 and has a V8 engine. The owner told me it was undergoing restauration and worked all fine. He took the car to the show to “educate” youngsters about China’s rich automotive history. Hongqi is a brand from First … Continue reading "A Beautiful Hongqi CA770 from China"

Haima (a Chinese-built Mazda 929 wagon) China, Mazda, Cars, Building, Google Search, Autos, Buildings, Car, Automobile

Haima HMC6470 (a Chinese-built Mazda 929 wagon)

Tianjin Heping Changchun, Tianjin, Car Makes, China, General Motors, Top Photo, Colorful Pictures, Beijing, Offroad

The lost Beijing and Tianjin limousines of China. | ChinaCarHistory

In 1958/59 there was a fierce competition between FAW (Changchun), BAW (Beijing) and Tianjin Auto to gain the government orders for state-limousines.

Yunque GHK 7061 WOW (based on Subaru Rex) Subaru, Cars, Vehicles, Automobile, Autos, Car, Car, Vehicle, Trucks

Yunque GHK 7061 WOW (based on Subaru Rex)

Haima (a Chinese-built Mazda China, Mazda, Cars, Autos, Car, Automobile, Porcelain, Trucks

Haima CA7130 (a Chinese-built Mazda 323)