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Old 24th October 2008, 12:49   #16
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Good news but could have been better - an LX with ABS and 4X4!
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A LX with a 4X4 would be great.
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Old 24th October 2008, 13:21   #18
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ABS itself will add a lot of value to the car, Such a big vehicle , it defenitely needs one for sure
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Hi friends,

I doubt launching of any GX version aleast by december as no any such model is included in next month's production plan. It may come with as a Jan 2009 model.
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Hi friends,

I doubt launching of any GX version aleast by december as no any such model is included in next month's production plan. It may come with as a Jan 2009 model.
As I said before...ETA is approx 3-4 months as per my limited knowledge
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Old 24th October 2008, 14:10   #21
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Good news but could have been better - an LX with ABS and 4X4!
i guess to keep manufacturing cost low and to sell ex (higher price 4x4) they removed it from base model.
But then it seems like a pure sales and marketing strategy.

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Old 24th October 2008, 14:29   #22
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Why no Airbags I wonder? May as well have gone the whole hog!
Suman, TML is using their sales and marketing brains ..

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Customer: I want LX 4x4..

TML: Sar, buy EX 4x4 only 2 lacs more with lots of more things...

Customer: oh, but does it have airbags/abs etc...


TML: Sar, we have just the right thing for you..
See if you spend 1 lac more you get EX 4x2 without airbags and abs.
If you spend 2 lacs more you get 4x4 (good choice)
If you spend 2.5 lacs more you get 4x4 with ABS (Best Choice sar)
If you spend 4 lacs more you get 4x4 with ABS and Airbags Sar..(My recommendation sar...)
Customer: Wow.. you sure do have lots of choices ...I am interested...

TML: Thank You sar....Would you like some tea or coffee ?

Customer: Ya sure some tea would do.

TML: Very well... oh btw i forgot to mention something sar...they all are exshowroom prices

Customer: (thinking.. expensive ain't it dude there goes my dreams of a 4x4..but hey wait a min.. when is that ANHC with abs+airbags coming ? or shall i settle with LX or EX or....!!!! Damnit.. let me revisit t-bhp)
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Rahil, that was hilarious, ROTFLMAO
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Good move, i would say.
Certainly fills the void between the EX and VX.
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sir,who will buy VX if they offer Airbags too in GX.
They should add traction control and ESP more importantly, for the VX version and move down the bags to the GX.
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They should add traction control and ESP more importantly, for the VX version and move down the bags to the GX.
Dadu, as said depends how TML wants to market Safari GX.

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Old 24th October 2008, 19:21   #27
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WOWIEEEEEEEEEEEEeeee.... If this can come before March '09 then my decision is made as of this moment!!
Well the news is confirmed that it is coming..
kb100 pray it comes before or in March'09
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Old 25th October 2008, 02:10   #28
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This is great news indeed. The beast does need ABS. But they should have offered it across the board as an option at extra price like in the Verna. I would have definitely opted for ABS on my LX for an extra 25-30k. The additional features in the EX (except the roof AC) don't really interest me enough to actually pay extra for them!
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Is there any further news on this?? It might influence by decision to go in for EX 4X4

Cheers!
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Most importantly are they going to have 4x4 in the aforesaid GX version?
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