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Old 1st April 2009, 19:00   #1156
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thats very steep! Did it struggle?
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Old 2nd April 2009, 00:52   #1157
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Old 2nd April 2009, 08:06   #1158
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thats very steep! Did it struggle?
Yup, I had to taste defeat... infact nobody could climb this hill!
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Old 4th April 2009, 02:03   #1159
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I moved from Gurgaon to Hyderabad and drove my Black Bull 4x4 here. It was one of the times i will never be able to forget

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I moved from Gurgaon to Hyderabad and drove my Black Bull 4x4 here. It was one of the times i will never be able to forget
you wanted to put your picture and you did not suceed in doing it, very bad.

Do post pictures of your Bull
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Old 5th April 2009, 21:23   #1161
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Default Safari 2.2 LX VTT-TMT at Tsongmo [Changu] Lake, Sikkim

Safari 2.2 LX VTT-TMT at Tsongmo [Changu] Lake, Sikkim - on a fantastic worse weather day

Pictures from the 6 MP Canon S3 IS . The first picture is at the check permit point enroute to Changu where one gets the permits stamped.


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Yesterday we travelled to Tsongmo [Changu] Lake after somehow convincing the police for permits. No private vehicle is allowed.

So again a first - the first Safari 2.2 to go to Tsongmo Lake.

Among all the Sumo and Maxx taxis going, Safari VTT-TMT was easily the odd vehicle out, with pvt registration plates and self driven.

As were proceeding, suddenly heavy rain and snowfall and the taxis were not allowed to proceed till the lake. But again by chance VTT was between a Army big truck with snow chains and all and a Army 4wd Gypsy. Thinking that we are a part of convoy they let us through - may be also a remote chance the pseudo-military Cycus Gray colour also helped!! Reached the lake after much sliding from one edge of the road to the other on the bridgestone HT tyres with a rear tyre having one side worn off - a fantastic and equally exhilirating one hell of a rough and slimy road. Later on in between there was break in bad weather and then again some taxis were allowed and again the weather suddenly turned bad and the flow of taxis were restricted once again.

3. Tsongmo Lake in one of the most rough day with snow all through. The whole lake area was completely covered with snow and as we spent the day over there, most of hours snowfall and/or rain was there. But again to go through these kind of weather and come through is another unique experience - absolutely missing on a clear day.
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Old 5th April 2009, 22:55   #1162
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Safari 2.2 LX VTT-TMT at Tsongmo [Changu] Lake, Sikkim - on a fantastic worse weather day

Pictures from the 6 MP Canon S3 IS . The first picture is at the check permit point enroute to Changu where one gets the permits stamped.
Loved thd last pic. You should have bought the 4x4!
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Safari 2.2 LX VTT-TMT at Tsongmo [Changu] Lake, Sikkim - on a fantastic worse weather day

Pictures from the 6 MP Canon S3 IS .
Great photos, the place looks real good so does the Safari.
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Old 6th April 2009, 09:25   #1164
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Default Pics from OTR, courtesy Roshun and Anil

Downhill

Inspecting terrain before taking plunge, look at the traffic Jams I caused

The hillclimb
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Loved thd last pic. You should have bought the 4x4!
Amazing Pix, Just Can't Imagine what he can do with a 4X4.
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Nice pics tanveer, all of them...
Bull bar really looks cool...
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Funny incident happened this Saturday night.

I am driving back one evening with my family on the Beast after attending a function, suddenly a raging Pear white bull comes raging from the left and overtakes me, that too from a wrong side. Few meters later i flash twice at the raging bull, i see a hand coming out and asking me to stop .

Who else can this be with a "LIVE TO DRIVE" sticker behind. Gowda79. and his 2.2 Safari Bull. After 1 year of talking over the phone, we meet for the first time .
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Old 7th April 2009, 10:54   #1168
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Couple of pictures from the recently held P & P (Pay & Practise) session at the MMSC track, Irungattukottai.

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Hrishi, you took your truck to a track day !!!! Now I have seen it all

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Hey Guys

Me,holyghost and couple of other friends had a drive to mekedatu( 105 km from bangalore) last weekend, and here's what we have for you. I will put a detailed travel report in the travelogue.

Thats holyghost's machine

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Thats somewhere in between sangam and mekedatu where we found and interesting place to have our machine parked and few extra curricular activities . Kingfisher is really good when its really hot.

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And thats our holyghost, the dare devil , dont go by his innocent looks.
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And thats me, I never miss a chance to take a snap
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Crossing the stream back
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