Mitsubishi Motors gave Jackie the keys to their brand new 4WD in a press conference.
Mitsubishi Motors, together with Jackie Chan, had a press conference in Zhuhai today to mark the launch of their new Mitsubishi Pajero T2 Diesel 4WD, Mitsubishi's latest 4WD which will compete in the next years Dakar Rally. Jackie, who has been affiliated with Mitsubishi Motors for quite a while as their honorary chairman, was given the keys to this brand new car, as well as a handkerchief.'
The Dakar Rally will be held from January 1st to January 18th, where the competitors will drive over 10 000 km, from Paris to Dakar on the west coast of Africa.
(Ed. note: As some of you might know, Jackie has been affiliated with Mitsubishi Motors for a long time - and has often portrayed their cars and logo in numerous of his films. Earlier this year, Jackie wrote in his public diary on his website, that he is no longer with them - though things have probably changed again. )
This article has been translated from Chinese, errors may occur.