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Old 20th June 2007, 14:31   #16
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Man i have seen merc camry corolla accord optera and even NHC as taxi

so it really doesn't matter much but if it goes into taxi service like the qualis it would be different situation then
Add the Lancer & the Skoda to that list. It does not mean anything.

@ben & manikjeet, why dont you fellas get together & buy the whole lot of ikons & innovas that are on sale, so no cabbie can get them.
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Even the Civic's I've seen have yellow boards. Mercs are popular yellow board contenders.

Toyoto corolla and Lancer are also very poular. Toyota dint want to give that image to their products but the Camry(old and new) under EPCG, the innova and the corrolla are popular travel cars.
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Well, this one is big plus for Palio lovers. There aren't any Palio cab. Atleast I haven't seen one.
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i have seen a CLS with yellow plates then a 7 lak car is nothing.
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Old 20th June 2007, 14:48   #20
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@ben & manikjeet, why dont you fellas get together & buy the whole lot of ikons & innovas that are on sale, so no cabbie can get them.
Slightly OFF-TOPIC:

John, they say, "Too many cooks spoil the broth". I wouldnt want to ruin the love i have for Mike with having many more Mickeys'.
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It would be a taxi the same way a Corolla does
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Old 20th June 2007, 14:51   #22
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A misleading thread title!! Ran out to my office parking, and those indicabs were still there!
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@ben & manikjeet, why dont you fellas get together & buy the whole lot of ikons & innovas that are on sale, so no cabbie can get them.
Could also involve some NGOs
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Whatever, SX4 is not going to have taxi image as Tata Indica/Indigo have for sure.
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Bangalore is unique - we have Rolls "taxi", a KL Regd Ferrari taxi sitting here, so why get excited with an SX4!
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Well, this one is big plus for Palio lovers. There aren't any Palio cab. Atleast I haven't seen one.
I'll take you in a PALIO COOL CAB in mumbai (the silver-blue cabbies). I have seen many!

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I'll take you in a PALIO COOL CAB in mumbai (the silver-blue cabbies). I have seen many!
Till date, I have seen only one white Palio as cab in Blore, so am enjoying the exclusive factor of Palio!
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I'll take you in a PALIO COOL CAB in mumbai (the silver-blue cabbies). I have seen many!

Yep, there are plenty of those around here,most being the 1.9 diesels.I've even seen a 1.2 being used by a driving school-Bhogilal! Thats actually a very difficult to learn your driving on.The plus side is, it helps you master any other car-big or small very quickly once you've driven a Palio.
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if fleet owners and taxi guys prefer a car, what does it mean?

cheap to maintain, good FE, great comfort, VFM and take lot of abuse??

If so its a good sign, and add a black diesel swift with a car rental company, chauffeur driven
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Guys,

Dont mean to spoil the party!
But whats the fuzz with SX4 having an yellow registration plates???

hehe... here we have ferrari instead!
(Mods: source, exotics in kerala thread. There number has not been masked. Am just pasting it from there)


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But whats the fuzz with SX4 having an yellow registration plates???
read taxi service started with SX-4 mate. Some people are having digestion problems (pun intended).
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