| What can you do with 46,500 yuan? You could get behind the wheel of a 12.98 million-yuan Maybach model for a day.|
What can you do with 46,500 yuan? You could buy a subcompact car to drive for the rest of your life. Or get behind the wheel of a 12.98 million-yuan Maybach model for a day.
High-end consumer products ranging from luxury cars and yachts to branded handbags and furniture were among a cornucopia of goods on display at Saturday's China International Rental and Leasing Industry Expo, the Chongqing Business Daily reported.
Consumers need only show their ID and hand over a safety deposit of as much as 50 percent of the good's market value, and they can take home pricy products for less than 3 percent of the good's retail price per day.
Take the iPad2 for example. The market price for the tablet computer runs 3,688 yuan, but for 2,320 yuan you can own it for six months.
(China.org.cn June 27, 2011)