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Old 22nd March 2005, 02:23   #16
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pal after the santro when i got the ikon ..i have sobered down 90% in my driving style too.
Really?? This is a news to me!!!

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WELL nothing much has changed on this front ur driving is as crazy as ever !!
Well, is this the same person talking?
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One of the main reasons behind the petrol Indicas failure is actually the minimal price difference between the diesel and petrol versions. Unlike other manufacturers (atleast a lac or more). No one buys an Indica for driving pleasure or refinement, and if you get phenomenal economy for only a couple of thousand more...why not?

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One of the main reasons behind the petrol Indicas failure is actually the minimal price difference between the diesel and petrol versions. Unlike other manufacturers (atleast a lac or more). No one buys an Indica for driving pleasure or refinement, and if you get phenomenal economy for only a couple of thousand more...why not?

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This is easily the best reasoning I have heard on this issue.
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Yeah GTO ,

i guess this was the same reason the skoda petrol 2.0 failed to take off - it was priced the same as the 1.9TDi on launch and got blown away by the awesome diesel !

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Rudraji,

what i said was right cause we never met when i had the santro , so the way i drive the ikon is a 90 % sobered down version of the way i drove the santro.

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