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Military vehicles

Global Times blasts social media's 'excessive' supervision of luxury military vehicles

After China’s online community posted startling photos of luxury cars bearing military licence plates - flouting new restrictions that came into

Friday, 3 May, 2013, 11:05am 4 comments

Vehicles bearing military plates spotted after ban

New restrictions on using military licence plates on luxury cars came into effect in the mainland on Wednesday - prompting an immediate wave of furious microblog posts exposing vehicles still bearing them.

3 May 2013 - 6:59am 4 comments

Guangdong school dean caught with 'fake' police licence plates

Two luxury vehicles in the Guangdong town of Huizhou carrying counterfeit police licence plates belong to the dean of an education institute, according to police.

1 May 2013 - 12:58pm 1 comment

China bans military licence plates on luxury cars

Under a new registration system, all military vehicles must be given new car plates by Wednesday, and blacklisted sedans include those made by Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Lincoln, Cadillac, Bentley, Jaguar and Porsche, as well as the Volkswagen Phaeton, according to a ministry website.

29 Apr 2013 - 8:10am 6 comments

Chinese military to issue new number plates in bid to curb abuse

On May 1, the People’s Liberation Army will introduce new car number plates in an effort to quell rampant abuse of military vehicles.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am