Showing posts in the category of Replica

Poor Man's Porsche 959 Tries To Cover Its VW Bug Roots


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Porsche and Volkswagen have always been close to each other right from their very beginnings, with Porsche founder Ferdinand Porsche being the man responsible for VW's most famous car ever, the Beetle.

Two Wrongs Don't Make A Right: Lincoln Limo Gets BMW 7-Series E65 Plastic Surgery


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Lincoln's Panther platform-based Town Car was never a pretty sight and neither was Chris Bangle's E65 (E6X) BMW 7-Series from the 2000s, so you can imagine what we think about this eBay find.

3D-Printing Is A Neat Way To Make A Cobra Replica [w/Video]


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At first glance, this looks like a Shelby Cobra replica, but it’s much more than that.

What High-End Car Would You Trade For This Camaro-Based Lamborghini Murcielago Clone?


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Occasionally, the description under eBay ads is far more amusing / interesting than the cars and pictures themselves on the auction site.

Land Rover Won't Go After Maker Of Range Rover Evoque Copy


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Jaguar Land Rover is apparently unable to take action against the Chinese company producing an SUV that bears more than a resemblance to its Range Rover Evoque.

The Clones of Shanghai 2015; Pick This Year’s Most Blatant Copy!


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Yes, this is the recurring post you keep seeing after each Chinese motor show. Since there were several doppelgangers at this year’s edition of the Shanghai motor show, we though it would be a good idea to ask you to pick the one you think is the most blatant.

Zotye Brings Two Smart ForTwo Clones to Shanghai


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The Smart ForTwo is one of the most copied cars in China, and this year’s Shanghai Auto Show proves that the city car remains as popular as ever in the Middle Kingdom.

2015 Shanghai Show's Copycats Include A Porsche Cayman-Like Coupe With A Ferrari Face


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For all the progress we've seen over the years, Chinese carmakers continue to flatter their Western counterparts in the…ahem…most sincere form: imitation.

ROFL! Mini-Me Range Rover Clone From China Is Called The Longer Yuelang X1


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Land Rover officials are no doubt shaking their heads in frustration right now after seeing the ironically named Longer Yuelang X1, which is a poorly conceived and miniaturized replica of sorts of a Range Rover.

Chinese Brand With Nissan & Volvo-Like Logo Creates Five-Door Beetle-Like EV


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That's not a Nissan badge with Volvo typography and that's not a real VW Beetle 5d: welcome to wonderful world of Chinese automotive inspiration

This Chinese EV BMW i3 Ripoff is Painful to Look At…


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The Chinese seem to love their small, electric city runabouts, especially when they’re styled like something much fancier from the West.

This little EV would not have been offensive at all if it didn’t come with a BMW i3 face, i3-esque rear lights and a Mercedes A- and B-Class-reminiscent rising side crease.

This Mercedes Is One Of The Most Convincing Ferrari California Replicas We've Ever Seen


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A trained eye can usually detect a doppelganger in a matter of seconds, but you'll need more than that for this Ferrari California replica.

This Acura Integra Wants To Be A Mini Nissan Skyline R34 GT-R [w/Video]


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If you like hot Japanese sports cars, you can't go wrong with either the Acura Integra or the Nissan Skyline GT-R, but you can go wrong if you try create a cocktail out of the two.

Doesn't China's Yogomo 330 Remind You Of Kia's Picanto?


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Of course, it does – it's not like the Chinese carmaker made any effort to conceal the resemblance between their new 330 electric car and the Kia Picanto, now, did they…

Check Out this Totally...Ahem...Uniquely Designed Chinese SUV


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Yema is a Chinese automaker which we’ve been aware of for a few years. You may remember some of their models, like the Subaru Forestolen and that Audi A4 Avant lookalike.

Jiangling T7 Is the VW Amarok’s Twin Brother from China


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Designers working for independent Chinese automaker Jiangling are apparently big fans of the VW Amarok. It turns out they appreciate the German pickup truck’s styling so much that they decided to use it as well. After all, imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, right?

Batmobile Tumbler Baby Stroller is Beyond Wicked [w/Video]


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Just picture yourself pushing this badass baby stroller that replicates the looks of Batman's 'Tumbler' from The Dark Knight trilogy. Come on, aren't you even a little bit envious?

Pagani Zonda Replica Made from Scrap and Powered by Audi V8 for Sale


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What would you say to a handmade, Pagani Zonda-inspired replica that's up for grabs in Britain?

Chinese Manufacturer Copies the Renault Twizy!


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And by copies we actually mean that – were you to stick a diamond badge on the front of this Rayttle E28, you could actually fool some people. The model was created by China’s Zhejiang Litong New Energy Automobile Corporation.

eBay Find: One Mazda MX-5-Based Ferrari 250 GTO Replica for Under $19,000


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There's a shortage of original Ferrari 250 GTOs out there, with just 36 out of the 39 cars still remaining. They don’t go cheap, either: last we heard, the going rate was almost US$67 million.