FEATURE-National pride drives private Chinese car maker

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By Tiffany Wu NINGBO, China, Sept 30 (Reuters) - China may be the world's fastest growing car market, but take a drive through its richest cities and all you are likely to see are foreign cars. That wounded the national pride of 38-year-old Li Shufu, a peasant-turned-millionaire, inspiring him to steer his family business into the fiercely competitive industry and launch his own brand of compact cars: entirely Chinese-made. The chairman of China Geely Group -- one of a new breed of ...

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