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Chongqing Zongshen Power Machinery Company
Native name
Traded as SZSE: 001696
Industry Transportation
Founded 1992
Founder Zuo Zongshen
Headquarters Chongqing, China
Products Motorcycles, scooters, quads
Production output
1,000,000+ motorcycles annually (claimed)
Number of employees
Website www.zongshenmotor.com
A Zongshen ZS 200 GS

In the Chinese motorcycle industry Zongshen (Chinese: 宗申) is a Chinese company producing motorcycles, quad bikes, generators and engines, based in Chongqing, China. It claims to have a yearly output of over 1,000,000 motorcycles.

Zongshen Chongqing is the original manufacturer of Zongshen 200 GS and Zongshen 250 GS.


Zuo Zongshen, who had grown up in poverty, founded the Zongshen company in 1992. Today, the Zongshen Group consists of 52 wholly owned or part owned subsidiary companies. The Zongshen group has over 18,000 employees, and the total assets or worth over 4 billion yuan. It is one of the five largest motorcycle manufacturers in China.[1] They are presently in partnerships with Harley Davidson and Piaggio.[1]

In 2006, founder Zuo Zongshen was profiled in the Discovery Channel and CBC co-produced documentary China Rises as a member of China's nouveau riche.[2]


Zongshen models include:


Zongshen/Kangda Pexma KD50QT-4 is a four-stroke, single-cylinder city-scooter, with an engine displacement of 50 cc.


  • Engine type: four-stroke, one-cylinder, air-cooled, OHC, two valves.
  • Displacement: 49,7 cc
  • Horsepower: 3,4 Bhp (2,5 kW)
  • Fuel economy: 54 km/l

Zongshen ZS 150 GY|ZS 150 GY[edit]

Zongshen/ZS 150 GY is a four-stroke, single-cylinder street legal supermoto, with an engine displacement of 150 cc.

Zongshen Racing[edit]

Zongshen Racing's team truck
Zongshen Racing's pit garage
Zongshen Racing's riders' names

Zongshen races in various motorcycle championships under the guise of China Zongshen Racing. It is a major competitor in the China Superbike Championship, winning the riders' titles in 2007 and 2008. In 2002, Zongshen team of China took the 2 first places of the world endurance championship with the French coach; "Michel MARQUETON" In 2003, The Zongshen team took the 5 first races of the world endurance championship with the same coach but finished the championship in 2nd place [3]


  1. ^ a b Zongshen main site
  2. ^ China Rises, CBC 
  3. ^ http://www.fim.ch, www.bike70.com

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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:30:00 -0700

Zuo Zongshen, chairman of Chinese motorcycle maker Chongqing Zongshen Power Machinery, has also joined the world's billionaire ranks following amid a broad surge that's lifted the country's stocks to the highest level in seven years. Zuo, 63, owns 22 ...

Belarus News (BelTA)

Belarus News (BelTA)
Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:56:15 -0700

GOMEL, 24 April (BelTA) – The Belarusian manufacturer of agricultural machines Gomselmash will work together with the Chinese corporation Zongshen to set up two factories in China to make harvesters, BelTA learned from Sergei Gapeyev, Gomselmash's ...


Tue, 09 Sep 2014 04:57:05 -0700

Remember the M1nsk TRX300i quarter-liter adventure bike launched by the Belarusian manufacturer earlier this year when we reported that it was only a rebranded Zongshen RX3 machine? Good, because the same bike is now getting ready to enter the ...
PR Newswire (press release)
Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:25:52 -0700

This study also assesses key market environment factors, analyzes the industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles global players such as Bajaj Auto, BMW, Hero Motocorp, Honda, Yamaha and Zongshen Industrial. Read the full report: ...
Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:48:17 -0700

'Jiangsu Zhongshen' is a joint venture between the above-mentioned Jiangsu Huaihai Vehicle Manufacturing Corporation and the Zongshen Industrial Group. The company makes a wide range of electric vehicles, including a funky four and a racy three.
Thu, 13 Feb 2014 04:56:11 -0800

Remember the M1insk TRX 300i small-displacement we showed you few days ago? It looks like the old Belarusian manufacturer is making the bikes in China, as Zongshen shows the more spartanly-named RX3 bike... which is pretty much the same thing.
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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:37:30 -0700

Asimismo, fue recuperado el vehículo trimóvil, sin placa de rodaje, marca Zongshen, color rojo, mototaxi robada a mano armada a Jhonny Cristhian Torres Marchán (23), hecho delictivo denunciado el día lunes 19 de abril en horas de la noche.


Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:38:44 -0700

CSC Motorcycles has announced it will offer the Zongshen-built RX-3 Cyclone touring motorcycle late this year. It's a liquid-cooled 250cc styled to mimic the look of larger touring bikes currently on the market, such as BMW's R1200GS and the Triumph ...

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