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Old 20th August 2008, 00:03   #1
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Default 1968 Fiat 124 Coupe in Calcutta

I went to a nearby garage with my car and saw this monster sitting in one corner. The mechanic said to me that this type of car was used by Amtiabh in Don, but I am kinda clueless. I couldnt guess which car this is, but if I were to make a wild guess, it would be from the shelby family. It has 2 doors and its a left hand drive car.

They are making it ready for some vintage show and the engine was huge.Its supposed to be in roaring condition, pretty soon.
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To me it does not look like a Mustang. To the best of my knowledge none of the Mustangs, Shelby's had this shape. In any case I have not seen any Mustang Or Shelby with a round monogramme on the hood, as you see in your photograhs.
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I am guessing its a Mustang?
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Is this by any chance a datsun or chevy????
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Looks like a Mustang to me too !!
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Nice one in the making. Since you mentioned it as nearby garage, I guess you will be following the developments right? So, please do post those pictures it returns with its full glory
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Looks like an old Fiat 124 sport
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Please tell me where you saw this. Would like to check this out.
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Looks like a Mustang to me too !!
Looks like a Mustang to me too.
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Looks like an old Fiat 124 sport
it is indeed a 1968 Fiat 124 coupe.
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I couldnt guess which car this is, but if I were to make a wild guess, it would be from the shelby family.
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Looks like a Mustang to me too.
I think we can safely say this isn't a Mustang.

I concur with Ajmat on this.
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The car is just fantabulous even in this condition. The body is tough & hard as hell. Amazing looks.Its in a local garage in the Braunfield Row area. It seems to me now,that it indeed is a 1968 Fiat 124 coupe.

This one will make heads turn for sure during the vintage rallies.
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Mustang from what angle buddies!!

It is most definately a 124. The first on i have seen!! And it is gorgeous.

@Mods, Shoudnt this be in the Vintage and Classics Getting Restored Section.
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The owner is restoring it now, as he had lost interest a few years ago. The owner has had an excellent collection of cars in the past. Did you see it in Khidderpore somewhere?
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The owner is restoring it now, as he had lost interest a few years ago. The owner has had an excellent collection of cars in the past. Did you see it in Khidderpore somewhere?
Yeh, the repair job is being done at a garage in the Kidderpore area.If u go to Diamond Harbour road and take a right turn, where the fruit vendors sit ,just before the sony world 4 way crossing, you will reach the garage. Its in Braunfield Row area.

Whose car is it? Must be some big shot.I am from Kidderpore so I guess ,I might be knowing the owner.
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