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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

3 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
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.
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is the editor-in-chief of 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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