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Old 31st March 2009, 21:45   #1
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Default Finally!!! Got my 'new' hot hatch (April fool Prank)

I have been on the lookout for a hatch for myself since some time. I would use it for two years(college) and dispose it off. I needed a powerful car which was also good on comfort. Was looking at the getz or the swift but i didn't want to spend so much. So after a lot of contemplation, i zeroed down on this car- A 2003 Fiat Palio 1.6 GTX! YES! A FIAT!!

I haven't driven the car yet, but my cousin told that its a hoot to drive. Can't wait to lay my hands on it in the weekend! Its a 2 owner car and has done 85Kms. I'm also planning some mods on it like FFe, CAI etc on it. more on the mods later.
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Welcome to the CLUB mate. You sure will have 'one heck of an experience' -- both driving & owning one.


PS: You & FIAT. (Hey, I hope this is no April 1 joke).
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@ KS, I'm sure it'll be one 'hell' of an experience!!

P.S: its still march!
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Another one bites the dust! Congrats on the hot hatch. Fiat is clawing back supporters. where do you plan to get service done?
PS- I thought you were biased against Fiat.

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Surprise! Surprise!
Now thats something we sure didnt expect! How much did you buy it for?
Also, some pics would sure be appreciated.
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Old 31st March 2009, 23:29   #6
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Its a little early for All Fools Day....
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PS- I thought you were biased against Fiat.
Please make it +1, thank you! Make it "heavily" biased, if you will.

Anyway, congrats on your new ride. My prediction is that, we'll either have a vociferous Fiat supporter or basher at the end of next 6 month. Certainly not in between
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congratulations my friend,

i hope you have as much fun with the car as the rest of us have had with ours!!!

stay sane and stay safe.

cheers,
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Ummmm....why do I not believe this?
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Exactly 2hours and 15mins for All Fools Day to dawn (when JayD posts this) and we seem to be having the first prank on tbhp. Man, I can't believe this.

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Why is nobody believing me?? Can't i buy a palio?? Its only for 2 yrs afterall!!! Am plannin some basic mods like FFE intake, and better tires... The car comes with some OE stereo i'm told.. Pls post in your ideas guys.
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Get your head examined.
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A palio 1.6 thats been (ab)used for 85k kms?
I sure hope you're fooling us!
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A palio 1.6 thats been (ab)used for 85k kms?
I sure hope you're fooling us!
I don't believe it could last that long and so wrote it off as a prank but a quick call to the lover of cars has confirmed that he has indeed ditched cars for a Palio.

Finney must have sprouted wings by now. It's no wonder them that we have had five days of rain in the deserts here.

Still... I think that money wouldve been better spent buying yet another Oldie, Jay. Instead you've gone and bought yourself a jalopy, because I doubt if that color is o.e..

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welcome to the club dude.
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Fix It Again Tommorrow
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