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The top of the line Hong Qi L9 is displayed near an image of then Chinese leader Mao Zedong meeting then U.S. President Richard Nixon at the Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition (AUTO Shanghai) in Shanghai, China. China is reviving the illustrious Red Flag marque, better known at home by its Chinese name, Hong Qi, courtesy of a government-backed program to promote domestic brands that dovetails neatly with efforts to step-up China's diplomatic profile, partly through a greater emphasis on the pomp and circumstance accompanying state visits.

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