How do we think America would react to this, since the powers that be seem to have closed down the whole Mahindra idea?
The Great Wall Steed is a small, four door pickup truck that’s now making inroads into Europe and Asia – including Australia and South Africa. It comes with a 2.0-liter common-rail diesel that puts out about 143 horsepower and makes approximately 148 lbs-feet of torque. A six-speed manual comes standard and 4X4 is an option... the Great Wall Steed pickup truck gets 34 mpg (Imperial MPG which is about 28 mpg US – which is still impressive). It’s UK payload is about 2,4000 lbs and it can tow about 4,400 lbs... Sold here, we could be looking at a $15,000, well equipped pickup truck.
Are we ready for cheap imported Chinese cars, if we don't seem ready for cheap imported Indian cars?