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View Poll Results: Whats your top speed
50-99 kmph 62 4.35%
100-149 kmph 492 34.55%
150-199 kmph 632 44.38%
200-249 kmph 167 11.73%
250-299 kmph 41 2.88%
300+ kmph 30 2.11%
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Old 11th November 2007, 17:16   #1576
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150kmph in my peted innova. did it absolutely effortlessly.
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Old 12th November 2007, 10:26   #1577
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Personal best on a stock Skoda 1.9TDi. It did a 180 kmph on downhill but this is where it touched very comfortably.
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Old 12th November 2007, 12:52   #1578
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155kmph speedo reading in Coimbatore bypass on my Indica Turbo DLG with stock tyres ( which was really scary !!!!! ) Now I've changed my tyres and alloys... I will check that and update...
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Old 13th November 2007, 01:03   #1579
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Hi What Lighs do you use to drive such high speeds?
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Old 13th November 2007, 09:24   #1580
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Hi What Lighs do you use to drive such high speeds?
When it gets dark we use the car's headlights .

Check the Auto lighting thread for headlamp upgrades just in case you are facing issues with the same.
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Old 13th November 2007, 11:49   #1581
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My top speeds .. .
Honda city - 185kmph
Zen - 150kmph
Pulsar - 120kmph

All speedo read, and OE tyre size
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Old 13th November 2007, 12:41   #1582
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Top speeds,
FIAT 1.9D - 160km/hr (On the way to yelagiri hills for TbHP meet)
PULSAR - 125kms/hr (Nagercoil---- Thirunelveli)
Yamaha Rx135 -110km/hr ( Outer Ring Road,Bangalore)

and Looking Forward.....
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Old 13th November 2007, 13:15   #1583
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Ford Fiesta Diesel - 160 KMPH - was still very much smooth and in control
Santro Xing - 145 Kmph - couldn't go any beyond.
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Old 14th November 2007, 12:53   #1584
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well the top speeds i have achieved on my cars till date
fiat 125kmph
zen 140kmph
old esteem 150kmph
esteem mpfi 175kmph
wagonr 145kmph
Honda City 150kmph just bought it last week hehee
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Old 14th November 2007, 13:52   #1585
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My Top Speed..
210 kmph- Mitsubishi Galant 1992 Model.. The car was just so smooth and never felt any noise except the wind rubbing on the roof... Did that in 1994 in Kuwait, on the King Fahad Expressway connecting kuwait and Saudi Arabia.
200 kmph max. - Toyota Camry 2005 Model.. This was not one time, I normally cruised at 170-180 kmph on Jeddah-Yanbu highway... 300 kms stretch. I do in max 2 hours.
This is possibly one of the most straight stretch in the world, with bends not more than 5 degrees, excellent visibility (on a clear day of course). The local boys push their Porches and ferraris to 250+ on this road frequently...
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Old 14th November 2007, 14:46   #1586
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I did 150+ in an OHC. Felt I could do more but chickened out.
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Old 14th November 2007, 21:35   #1587
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Feel a bit bad saying so amidst the schumi's and the alonso's...130 on the chennai - pondy highway..when coming back but not drunk !!
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Old 14th November 2007, 22:00   #1588
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Car - Maruti Swift VXi. Stock Car with Stock Tyres
Max Speed (so far) - 165 kmph on Mumbai - Pune Expressway. (Wanted to see how fast the Swift will go - but did not want push further with the stock tyres). As per Maruti the top Speed of stock Swift is 160 kmph.

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Old 18th November 2007, 20:35   #1589
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The Max speed I ever drove was 150Kmph in my friends Ford Fiest (diesel).

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> 125kmph on a downhill astride a friends Unicorn (Never felt that speed though)
> The first time I northed the Ton mark was astride my LML Piaggio Vespa when I had just got my DL and barely weighed 45Kilos.
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Old 18th November 2007, 22:19   #1590
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Update: 180 kmph in an OHC VTEC on the NICE road in bangy. This was the first time that I got to drive the VTEC flat-out. I gotta admit, it is ADDICTIVE!! The way it goes till 90kmph in 2nd gear is ohhh.. motoring nirvana.. just awesome. Now I know why everyone just love that engine.
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