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The ‘straddling bus’ that can glide over cars was funded illegally, is actually a train and faces many practical problems, state media and other critics say

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fter an "internal" test run of the Transit Elevated Bus in Qinhuangdao, state media outlets claimed it was launched through a fraudulent peer-to-peer investment scheme, and observers posed many questions about its operation in live traffic, such as how to handle the limit on the height of vehicles passing beneath it.
8 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is an editorial consultant with SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.
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