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Old 12th February 2007, 01:12   #121
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Lemons of Indian Motoring History
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Old 12th February 2007, 18:23   #122
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wow, Rahul.....those were some truly sad cars in Indian motoring history! My family used to have a Standard Herald (late 70s model), but luckily it wasn't a lemon like these cars! In fact, it was pretty reliable, and we even sold it to our neighbors who made use of it for a few more years before scrapping it.....
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Old 12th February 2007, 18:40   #123
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There was also a Standard 2000 - it just faded away - in the 80s I think - true nimbu pani car ( or as my teacher would have said - a lemon of the first order)
If you venture into a small gali in Agra ( my hometown) u will still see one parked - saw it still there a few months ago
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Old 12th February 2007, 18:47   #124
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Add Hyundai Terracon or whatever its called.
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Old 12th February 2007, 21:56   #125
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Add Hyundai Terracon or whatever its called.
But, HYUNDAI never wanted to sell TERACCAN in large numbers.
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Well I do not know much about it but it sold good numbers for a year or two until the bad service bug hit Fiat on its head.
I completely agree with you on this. As far as I remember, Fiat then had a records booking for the Fiat UNO.
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my future prediction.. ford fusion will soon have a sibling in the form of skoda fabia.. which is surely gng to be called a flop 6 months to a year frm now.
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Hey, how can you guys forget the Hyundai Tucson!
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If i am right i remember one car called Sipani Montana.I dont know the right name.
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My money is on the Cedia. Sad though, the car really looks good in black trim and would probably sell more if the price drops and if they do something about the front styling
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Standard 2000
Sipani D1
San Storm

Did PAL ever try to make a small SUV/Jeep type thing?
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Old 5th March 2008, 16:31   #132
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i still dont understand why cedia flopped.. i find its interiors better than corolla. but its wheels are quite small .. is it overpriced?
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Old 5th March 2008, 23:21   #133
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Aveo? Don't anyone think so?
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Old 5th March 2008, 23:47   #134
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May I add the Zen AX and WagonR AX. Seen only one Zen AX and one WagonR AX till now. But Santro AX seems to be doing slightly better. Have seen few of them. Not sure whether it will qualify here.

Also the Getz CRDi. But I guess it might be too early to say so.
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Old 14th March 2008, 14:37   #135
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how about the Chevrolet Forrester

Scorpio 116 Rev

Mahindra MM540 Petrol (with a Izuzu 1.3 Liter engine I think)

again....good cars... sales did not even come to decent triple digits i think...

the Ambassador newly designed from 2007... more like a Ambirod of DC today.. any1 remember?

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