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Old 17th May 2004, 17:45   #16
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now THATS a cool registration to have for the nine eleven!
I am going to own a car in the near future with the registration reading "126". Any guesses?

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Old 17th May 2004, 17:46   #17
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Quote[/b] ]What replaced the 911 in the ambani stable ?
The black SL500.
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now THATS a cool registration to have for the nine eleven!
I am going to own a car in the near future with the registration reading "126". Any guesses?

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Fiat 126 ? little smaller than a W126
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Here is your 126 GTO,


apologies to whoever the car belongs to!
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Old 17th May 2004, 22:52   #20
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Lovely picture S350 do you have a higher resolution version. Hey Rehaan as far as I know the asking price for the 911 was 50 lakhs

I have also heard Yash Birla has a 911 for his wife Avantika. I've heard shes driven around in it by a driver . Now if only I was that driver...
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Nope Dippy but i got this from another forum i use to post in so lemme check if they have some!
Im wondering if GTO's seen it yet
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Old 18th May 2004, 10:29   #22
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What better way to start the day, than with a pristine W126.

Thanks S350...Saved

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For GTO & Dippy,
Sorry no higher Res pics :


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Quote[/b] (Dippy @ May 17 2004,21:22)]Hey Rehaan as far as I know the asking price for the 911 was 50 lakhs
Hey Dippy,

Wasn't it a closed bid auction, hence no asking price?? or am i remembering wrong?

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ps - the car did look a thousand times better at the speedrun than it did in that badly lit photo in the papers!
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Ya the 911 was priced at 50 Lakhs. Heres the link to the Midday Article on the auctions :

Ambanisí cars up for sale.(Porsche 911, *a 1994 Mercedes SL 320 convertible, a 1994 BMW 735 I and a 1995 Lexus LS 400)
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Quote[/b] (v12 @ Sep. 10 2004,11:45)]Ya the 911 was priced at 50 Lakhs.
That wasnt the price, that was the estimated price by an indian automag guy (an open bid sent to midday -for purposes of letting the public know the value of the cars via midday).
The car was sold in an auction to the highest bidder, and i dont think it is clear as to how much it eventually sold for. (Maybe less or maybe much more than 50L)

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Saw that same 911 at Worli last weekend . Still lokks as good as new and my guess is the guy stays at Worli Seaface.

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I JUST REMEMBERED! WONDER WHY I DIDN'T REMEMBER BEFORE.

I seen this car, the white 911, a long time back during a shooting in my area. It's a Turbo. About I guess 5-6 years back. There was this road concreting in my area and the car was parked at a newly unused concreted small area of road with its wheels turned, perfect for a photo. And then people were gathering around it.



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i also remember that this car is very low mileage for its age, i think 5,000kms or sumthing like that
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Quote[/b] (Godspeed @ Sep. 10 2004,12:54)]i also remember that this car is very low mileage for its age, i think 5,000kms or sumthing like that
Which one? the blue one or white one?

The blue one (ambanis) had 7k-km at the time of sale when the car was 7yrs old, according to the midday article.

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