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Han Han: China's Top Blogger, And Heartthrob Race Car Driver, Challenges Nation's Leaders

05/13/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

IT'S not so easy being Han Han, the heartthrob race car driver and pop novelist who just happens to be China's most widely read blogger.

Traveling incognito is all but impossible. Local officials frequently vie for his endorsement of their latest architectural boondoggles. (He politely declines.) And love-lorn young women often approach him after races with letters bearing his name. (He says the women have been duped by impostors who have assumed his identity.)

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