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Huge sinkhole in China swallows a $740000 Rolls-Royce vehicle

Huge sinkhole in China swallows a $740000 Rolls-Royce vehicle”

And while that bulky front end might not be the most aerodynamic we've ever seen the rest of the auto does look like it was put through a wind tunnel to allow some precise sculpting in certain places, to cut through air as efficiently as possible. According to Channel News Asia, the incident took place in Harbin, the capital city of China's northeastern Heilongjiang province on Sunday, October 1. We know the country is now the biggest market for cars, but we had no idea the actual land was as hungry as the people for transportation.

"I waited at a red light, and as soon as it turned green and I set off, the road caved in", the owner said to The Mirror. He then opened the driver's side window and climbed out.

Not long ago we met the Rolls-Royce Sweptail and officials from Goodwood claimed that working on this truly one of a kind model inspired them and made them wonder about whether more should be done in this direction. When it changed, he moved forward and suddenly he was staring at the ground, or more accurately, under the ground.

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You would never want to see a Rolls-Royce in this condition.

Local authorities later helped lift his vehicle out, but did not say what caused the damage.

A Rolls-Royce vehicle was recently swallowed by a huge sinkhole on the streets of Harbin, capital of north-eastern China's Heilongjiang province.



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