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Old 22nd October 2008, 17:39   #1
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Hi Freinds, Just Posting A Few Memories From The Goa Great Escape Held On 9.8.2008.
It Was Basically A Very Safe Track, Which Even 2 Wd Jeeps Could Negotiate, Barring A Few Hiccups, There Wasnt Any Problems At All.

hey mates found a way of uploading pics, now thats my team waiting for the flag off,


and thats the first hurdle


the first victims
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Old 23rd October 2008, 12:41   #2
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Look Ma, I Missed My Jeep
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Old 23rd October 2008, 12:53   #3
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SOME MORE PICS
first a bolero 'drowning'Name:  IMG_4575 Small.JPG
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Hey, looks like a superb nice terrain to do off-roading once it rains. So you inviting all of us to be come down there for an OTR?

PS: some nice MM vehicles there. Love the fact that so many classic's took part.

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Nice terrain, very open unlike Coorg trails.
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Old 23rd October 2008, 16:21   #6
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Wish i am part of the The Great Escape someday... Been my long time desire...
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Old 23rd October 2008, 18:05   #7
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this is the river that we were supposed to crossName:  IMG_4731 Small.JPG
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Old 23rd October 2008, 18:15   #8
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Old 25th October 2008, 12:49   #9
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hi , just adding a few more pics.
the same cj 340 which slid off in coorg great escapeName:  IMG_4546 Medium.JPG
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Hi WhiteMM550,

Nice set of pics & surely those Classics are gorgeous. Looks like new brand new.
BTW, where is your MM550? Also can you please post some more pics of River crossing.
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Wow...whole lot of classics out there. GOA is really full of jeeps. Spotted quite a number of good jeeps & gypsies running around, in my recent trip.
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Hi white mm540 ,
nice to see you here.you have mentioned about the river to be crossed as well as how you crossed it.what happened next you have not written ,to you as well as as the 81 no. orange classic.tell us in the next set of pictures
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Hi white mm540 ,
nice to see you here.you have mentioned about the river to be crossed as well as how you crossed it.what happened next you have not written ,to you as well as as the 81 no. orange classic.tell us in the next set of pictures
cheers
sure rally star, we did have a couple of hiccups, water entered our Airfilter, thro the inlet pipe, which was positioed right at the radiator, facing forward, we then winched the jeep, drained the water and 'slushed off', we at that moment 'turned the air intake pipe, so that it was facing backwards, thus reducing the chances of water entering the air filter, Name:  IMG_4668 Small.JPG
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Hi WhiteMM550,

Nice set of pics & surely those Classics are gorgeous. Looks like new brand new.
BTW, where is your MM550? Also can you please post some more pics of River crossing.
hi, here i am posting pics of my MM550 XDp, with 5 speed and 4wd, that is before i painted it white.Name:  DSC00793 Small.JPG
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Old 28th October 2008, 21:03   #15
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The CJ and CL 340s are looking so beautiful! Seems you all had a lot of fun!
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