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Old 4th February 2006, 20:00   #1
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Default Mitsubishi Pick-Up caught testing on Expressway!

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Spotted a Mitsubishi Pick-up testing on the expressway. The car had "TC" registration which is also known as "Test-Car". The headlights were like the Mitsubishi Cedia. And it was darkblue in color.
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Old 4th February 2006, 20:30   #2
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any pictures get them posted fast
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Old 4th February 2006, 23:02   #3
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Are we getting the L200 Warrior in India? If they do, its success will solely depend on its pricing. Price it in the region of 8-10 L and it will have a realistic chance of success. If they go on charging a premium on it as they do with their other offerings (old Pajero, Lancer) , it will be yet another failure for them..
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Which brings up an interesting question - How long does it take for a Manufacturer to launch a vehicle, once their test-vehicles hit the road?

I must mention here that i have a soft corner for pickup trucks. :-)
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good to have seen pickup trucks in india too...road conditions and reliabilty would make it a sureshot attention drawer...bt that only time will tell
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I didnt know there were takers for Pick-ups in INdia too?

My old favouraite has been the tata mobile.
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I have a hunch the pickup truck market is waiting to be tapped in India. I feel some well priced vfm pickups will do well.
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the L200 is a wicked looking car...infact the whole range has done well in Europe..i hope its priced well or else it'll be another disaster...
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saw the same pickups near pune side of the NH4 on friday - total of 3 being ripped.
Couldn't take any pics though.
Love to have them here.
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If it is a Mitsubishi Pickup, I suspect its for the Army.....I dont see a civilian market for expensive pickups. Not an India.
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Is this what you saw? Army usually goes for desi products, which means
Mitsu is planning to introduce this for the local market also. Interesting !!!
Ya, me too wondering who's gonna buy such an expensive ute.


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Quote:
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I have a hunch the pickup truck market is waiting to be tapped in India. I feel some well priced vfm pickups will do well.
Hey, I totally agree with you on this .. this segment is lying silently and as not many options available ( don't count the tata at almost 8 lacs ) people still going and opting for cars !! Even if Tata had priced the new pick up at a better price I'm sure it wud have sold ...

I for one have been waiting for ever to get one of these trucks ... !!!

Cheers
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I think its time we have our own desi pick-up truck...................... And All Thax To TATA.......... they hav launched the TL 4x4 awesome for a start I'm waitin for some review come-on ppl get me some reviews here is a link to the broucher http://gotruck.tatamotors.com/images/brochure.pdf



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Quote:
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Hey, I totally agree with you on this .. this segment is lying silently and as not many options available ( don't count the tata at almost 8 lacs ) people still going and opting for cars !! Even if Tata had priced the new pick up at a better price I'm sure it wud have sold ...

I for one have been waiting for ever to get one of these trucks ... !!!

Cheers
Hey man the above TATA TL 4x4 top model is priced below 5lacs wht u sayin man ....... 8lacs
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The Mitsu pickup truck looks good, but i don't think they won't sell in large numbers.
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