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The Chinese will release an electric clone of the Volkswagen Beetle Classic ("Beetle")


Famous Volkswagen "Beetle" in the near futurecan get its electric twin brother, similar in exterior design, but with an electric "heart" instead of the traditional German counterpart of the internal combustion engine.

The Chinese company Ora presented atat the Shanghai Motor Show events, a compact electric car based on the classic German Volkswagen Beetle Classic model, produced in various modifications since 1967.

Ora is part of the Chinesecar maker Great Wall Motor The concept model, clearly copied from the legendary "Beetle", was called the Ora Punk Cat. The car is presented in a two-tone black and white design, transparently hinting at the long history of the prototype of the car.


Specifications Ora Punk Cat are not yetare disclosed, except for the claimed use of the electric motor and the presence of a large display inside the cabin. It is assumed that the serial version of the Chinese electric "Beetle" may appear as early as 2022. However, reports have already appeared in the press about the intention of Volkswagen's lawyers to sue Ora for the rights to use the design of the classic Volkswagen Beetle.

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