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Old 25th January 2010, 11:08   #16
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Hope it was not the same one seen at the Expo and is just a plain jane version.
It's the same one from Expo display. There should be few more shots of Thar from Jaggu. I'm sure others also have taken some.
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Old 25th January 2010, 11:15   #17
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It's the same one from Expo display. There should be few more shots of Thar from Jaggu. I'm sure others also have taken some.
Shucks, there goes.

Anyways, waiting to hear from you guys a first hand experience on the same. Especially Arka.
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Seems like everybody had a lot of fun and the terrain looks really good for a offroading event and the cars look even better. Is the black scorpio registered as kA-xx-xx-6415 by any chance?
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1st and 13th picture from Jaggu's starting post is Deepak's Gypsy. Must say, He (and his car) did perform brilliantly.
@Rudra,Nice to know he also came into the track.He was insisting to be a spectator after reaching the place. So I was curious to see him on the track.
@Deepu, share your first experience man(In coorg you didn't get down on the track.)
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A few in action to keep you interested.
Whose lovely Jeep is this?
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Old 25th January 2010, 11:47   #21
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Missed a great event again.


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Dear all - I thourughly enjoyed yesterday. I have given my comments in the Thar thread. This post is just for information.

Best regards,

Behram Dhabhar
Was Thar put through any offroad trail ?
Missed another opportunity to meet you. May some time soon later.

Guys was wondering the Jonga had original 4 Hino engine or was to converted and running something else?
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Whose lovely Jeep is this?
That would be Sanjay David's(the_traveller) Jeep.
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By the time your Jeep (BTW by coincidentally I was with Siddu, Nithin and Jayesh in your Jeep) came in, THAR was just about leaving. So we saw it, but could not do your Jeep with Thar photoshoots. But germanboy, your jeep is worth a photoshoot now . A few shots of your Jeepie.
Thanks Lalu.. btw how was the handling skills of my jeep driver? you guys were not thrown out right??
oh, this boy has posted the jeepthrills sticker upon the parking sticker
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Old 25th January 2010, 12:22   #24
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Thanks Lalu.. btw how was the handling skills of my jeep driver? you guys were not thrown out right??
oh, this boy has posted the jeepthrills sticker upon the parking sticker
Your jeep would have felt termors who is this driving, Siddu would have rocked your jeep.
Next your jeep would be in Classified section for sale.
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By the way I didn't see deepak's red gypsy taking part in the OTR
Me too.. Not many pictures of my Gypsy till now. I really hope that some members have taken some pictures of it

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1st and 13th picture from Jaggu's starting post is Deepak's Gypsy. Must say, He (and his car) did perform brilliantly.
Thanks Rudro! I really got to learn a lot from many members. Thanks to you & Jaggu for sitting next to me in most parts of the trail. It really helped!

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@Deepu, share your first experience man(In coorg you didn't get down on the track.)
Hey Shishir,
Thanks buddy for asking.
It was a very nice trail and fantastic people around.
I really learnt a lot, met up with many members of TBHP & JT and of course, realized how brilliant a GYPSY is! (with an absolute newbie like me behind the wheels of a bone stock vehicle)
Will definitely write a little more about my experience in some time.

Cheers Everybody,
Deepak

PS: @Vijay, your 540 with those sandgrips looks macho! But, Viji's 550 with those Mudzillas was looking killer
PPS: @Sha: LOL!!
Whatever, but i really missed you guys on the trail!

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Thanks Rudro! I really got to learn a lot from many members. Thanks to you & Jaggu for sitting next to me in most parts of the trail. It really helped!
Deepak, sometimes be carefull when you follow Rudra. At most difficulty if you had crossed an obstacle, he will ask you to do it again for shooting in different angles..

@Sha: i don't know how, but siddu will manage to break something or the other in other's vehicle when ever he drives. it worked even in shahnawaz spidey. can you guess what did he manage to break in spidey??
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Thanks Lalu.. btw how was the handling skills of my jeep driver? you guys were not thrown out right??
Siddu did most of the obstacles as if it aint one. Brilliant.
Particularly at one spot where most guys had issues, he made it look too simple.

I've began to realise that its not the machine, but the man behind it that makes all the difference.

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oh, this boy has posted the jeepthrills sticker upon the parking sticker
Me too noticed, but it was too late. So I thought let it be. Any way it is still faraway for it to be parked at KOR

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Siddu did most of the obstacles as if it aint one. Brilliant.
Particularly at one spot where most guys had issues, he made it look too simple.

I've began to realise that its not the machine, but the man behind it that makes all the difference.
all the training that i gave him has paid off!!
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@Sha: i don't know how, but siddu will manage to break something or the other in other's vehicle when ever he drives. it worked even in shahnawaz spidey. can you guess what did he manage to break in spidey??
Nothing much only 1 lamp and the top of your external air intake .
Blame it on the shrubs all around.


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Me too.. Not many pictures of my Gypsy till now. I really hope that some members have taken some pictures of it
Deepak, I have some. I'll put it up in the evening.
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@Starter, See I knew if lalu is there then you need not worry aboput photos. He would have taken dozens.
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