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Old 24th May 2006, 13:06   #1
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I dont understand this... our fascination with Foreign lables . . on our indian cars. . . innnumerable no. of times i have seen a MARUTI with a FERRARI lable on it. . . .or just stickers of BREMBO, NOS stuck on cars. . .
This thought totally baffles me . . .
can you gus put some logic in the same.
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Then there are all those plebs who put Adidas & Nike stickers on their cars.
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this car has nothing from the whole list of stickers infact this guy likes to mod the car but does it his own way by cutting the bumpers wherever he likes.....

Recently he got the front bumper also cut in similar way.....


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this car has nothing from the whole list of stickers infact this guy likes to mod the car but does it his own way by cutting the bumpers wherever he likes.....

Recently he got the front bumper also cut in similar way.....
kp where does the parachute come out from? Or is that what the bumper has been so artfully reworked for?

Then, he needs skis.
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I bet he is a fan of DC. What an awful looking car.
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Simple explanation : The grass always seems greener on the other side!

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Maybe its just that those stickers make them 'feel' they have a fast car. IMO its just low if u've got stickers of stuff u don't have in ur car.
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hey whats with that WING !!! oh my god



This is my car ... oh come on i just like the RED sticker there is nothing more to it :P
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It's an extension of their personality, 'All show and no go!'
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An acqaintance uses his car as the backgound for a collage of all the possible big brand name stickers (including stuff which have nothing to do with cars like marlboro...!.)

if you ask people like him why they like to deface their cars , oh i think it breaks the monotony of the car ........comes a quick reply !!!

someone tell em that there is'nt any 'monotony' in the lines of a car that needs to be broken !!!!!!!
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I have seen so many cars with stickers of Sony, kenwoord, Pioneer on the rear wind-shield. maan, why would anybody declare the brand of their stereo like that.

but the funniest one i have seen was on a pulsar. It declared it to be a 4*4. Four wheel drive in a two-wheeler. ***.....


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It's an extension of their personality, 'All show and no go!'
teh rice boys? ......

see the positive side; when the guys( the white santro with cut bumper) needs a new bumper , all he has to do is cut from thrwn away pieces at a dealer
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teh rice boys? ......

see the positive side; when the guys( the white santro with cut bumper) needs a new bumper , all he has to do is cut from thrwn away pieces at a dealer
I think he can also claim the insurance as it is ....but will need to make up an interesting story for the claim

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The funniest is the stickers on M800s proclaiming "Twin Cam 16 Valves"

16 valves on a 3 pot. LOL do the Math on that one!
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16 valves on a 3 pot. LOL do the Math on that one!
Even better than Skoda Superb....
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