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Old 11th September 2007, 20:47   #31
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Certainly not the Baleno, it will be leading a peacfull retired life
Retired life ? Meaning ?
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Old 11th September 2007, 21:11   #32
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How about driving a multi mode transport vehicle (car ??) that can fly at low height and float on water. A 500 BHP and 100 KM/ Litre does not feel bad, can that be hydrogen ?
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Old 11th September 2007, 21:14   #33
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How about driving a multi mode transport vehicle (car ??) that can fly at low height and float on water. A 500 BHP and 100 KM/ Litre does not feel bad, can that be hydrogen ?

This is too futuristic for me. may be 25 years from now we may have such a technology advancement. I will be satisfied if we have a commercially viable hydrogen fueled car which can do 0-60 kmph in 5 sec.
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Old 11th September 2007, 21:22   #34
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Lets see what the auto companies have to offer in ten years. With the way things are going we will have loads of choices to make.

I certainly wouldnt want to drive an exotic here considering the traffic situation we might see in ten yrs. I acknowledge that with increase in population of vehicles, we might have better roads and flyovers etc, but insane drivers is something that would just put me off from taking the risk of driving an exotic.

So i would probably have a nice RWD jap car churning out decent power for the occasional drifting sessions and for regular trackdays. But who knows... i might not even be around...
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Old 11th September 2007, 21:42   #35
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Hopefully I wont be driving anything.
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Old 11th September 2007, 23:27   #36
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my daily commute will be the Silver Arrow or the best hatch in 2017 (in India) from the Fiat's stable.
Yes @planet, possible ... am taking real good care of her for you

10yrs .. too many options. When I was in school (class 5/6) I remember wanting to grow up and own a Jag.

10 yrs hence ...
Maybe a hothothot+pete'd diesel Hatch.
Or a diesel Grand Vitara.
Or a 325i.
Or a Porsche - Boxter will do thank you.

Or if those don't materialise I could always explore car pooling options with all you wonderful guys in those mean machines you'll be getting post 2017
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Hopefully I wont be driving anything.
Wow. That can be drawn to 2 conclusions; You,

A) Would only be travelling via chauffer driven means of transport like a decent 7 series or Maybach...OR,

B) Would be flying...personal jets....


I'd like to change my options please. I'd love to be puttering around in a self-"driven" Harrier, thank you.....

I would die a happy man if I get to pilot an SR-71, once.

Aaah. Dreams. Pretty things.

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Old 12th September 2007, 01:27   #38
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Since i'm dreaming how about an Audi diesel supercar
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If things go well, I'd like to have that elusive supercharged Jaguar XJR or Porsche 911 Turbo that I've always dreamed of owning.
And yes, my old Fiat 1100 will always be there.
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If the world doesn't run out of gas, I would most probably be driving either

this



or this

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Retired life ? Meaning ?
I will probably send it off to my native village.. where my bro/relatives will probably use it as a village runabout. Dont think I will ever sell it ..
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The Astom Martin for me..but why wait 10 years ??
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Old 12th September 2007, 14:21   #43
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If everything works out well and I have the money at that point of time, I would definately want to drive a Ferrari of my own. Maybe I could get my hands on a lovingly kept pre owned F430 perhaps.

And a Landcruiser as a daily driver would be perfect. Japanese and good to live with.
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If things go well, I'd like to have that elusive supercharged Jaguar XJR or Porsche 911 Turbo that I've always dreamed of owning.
And yes, my old Fiat 1100 will always be there.

oh you mean tata/mahindra jaguar XJR
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To be very realistic i will be driving some Hybrid SUV.
Dreams are unlimited which i cant cover here .
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