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This was on the Motoring Authority website today. There are pictures posted to show how closely the Chinese company copied the Smart car.

Here is the article:

Smart car copycat faces legal trouble
Posted on Tuesday 21 August 2007

Chinese copycat cars caused enough trouble when they were sold in China, but the new generation of copycats about to be sold in Europe are putting legitimate manufacturers on the defensive. The latest case involves the Shuanghuan Noble (pictured inset), a minicar whose styling is, to put it politely, derivative of the Mercedes Smart car. Though it was earmarked for sale shortly after its debut at the Frankfurt auto show, legal action from Mercedes could mean it
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