外文标题：China unveils its Mars rover after India's successful 'Mangalyaan'
BEIJING: Seeking to catch up with India's Mangalyaan Mission, China has unveiled its Mars rover being developed to scurry the Red Planet's surface for signs of water and life and plans to test it in the rugged terrain of Tibet.
China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) has displayed the machine and the technological hardware set-up at an air show.
Photos of the rover's prototype, to be displayed at the annual air show at Zhuai being attended by defence attaches of all countries including India, were carried by the state-run Xinhua news agency.
The robotic rover was to crawl over the rough Martian terrain with a powerful six-wheel drive.
At a glace it looks similar to Yutu or Jade Rabbit that China has sent to Moon to explore the lunar surface.
But the Chinese scientists carried out some significant design changes to deal with different environment on Mars, the Hong Kong based South China Morning Post reported.
Tamanash Chowdhary ()
Chinese Products don't last 6 months on earth how they gonna last 1 year on mars
Ivan Bigger (Lake Vostok)
The only way this caterpillar will reach Mars is if china pays ISRO to carry it to the red planet....china doesnt have the capability to launch and sustain deep space missions
Oliver Andrades (Vasai) replies to Ivan Bigger
China is planning Human missions, Do you really think china doesn't have the capacity to launch this to Mars??
nihar ranjan panda (Bhubaneswar)
chinaka product , it will land in moon instead of MARS.
Lilly Lilly (Unknown)
Save trillions and all countries work as one!
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