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  • Jan 30, 2015
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First Auto Works

Disappointing sales dash revival hopes for Hongqi, auto brand with 'revolutionary history'

The Hongqi H7 on display at a Tianjin car exhibition in 2013. Just 3,000 units of the new series were sold last year. Photo: Xinhua

A leading Chinese automobile manufacturer’s ambitious bid to revive Hongqi, or "Red Flag", the country’s most famous home-grown luxury car brand, was dashed when its new flagship model was revealed to have only sold 3,000 units last year, reported Chinese Business News

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