China’s Dongfeng makes a lot of cars with several joint ventures. It also makes its own cars. In a way. It’s ode to the Hummer is legend. Now, Dongfeng found inspiration in another legend: The Unimog. At a show in Shanghai, Carnewschina found the Dongfeng v-Tiger, or EQ2070FQJ, which it says is a spitting image of Daimler’s inconic Unimog workhorse. Well, that’s up to debate. One thing isn’t:
For the snow-clearing version, Dongfeng didn’t even bother to build a Unimog lookalike. Instead, Dongfeng put real Unimog photos in its own catalog. If the fake Unimog is so close to the original, why bother taking new pictures?