New BYD T6: Chinese Porsche Cayenne Clone with 2.0-Liter Engine!

4 05 2009

Chinese automakers, such as BYD Auto already set a record in cloning other vehicles, even the life of a Porsche Cayenne SUV knockoff. The above figure of the Porsche Cayenne featuring a photoshoped BYD Auto frame circulated in various Chinese sites, but we managed to isolate the earliest scan on a Chinese forum.

BYD Auto T6 Porsche Cayenne img_1

We don’t know the true, if the photo is from an endorsed brochure as optional since there’s a possibility that it could be sourced from a car magazine. Either way, while we have no erudition of the Chinese speech, we’re presuming that the dying sentences in the object mean that BYD Auto’s T6 Cayenne knockoff is planned to be introduced in September 2010 and that it will be equipped with a 2.0-liter engine.

Read more (details + photos)!!

Chinese BYD Auto isn’t the only carmaker that has adopted vehicle cloning as an accepted development plan. As we saw once again at last month’s Shanghai Auto Show, many automakers from China follow this way to start new cars.




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5 05 2009


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