Go Back   Team-BHP > BHP India > Super-Cars & Imports in India


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 30th October 2010, 04:42   #1651
BHPian
 
anish9000's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Kolkata
Posts: 220
Thanked: 11 Times
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by manishasrani View Post
That's a Carrera 4 with a 'S' badge.
Ex B'lore car.
Yeah it came to kolkata about a month ago.
@Rohin : Nice catch....
anish9000 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 30th October 2010, 20:45   #1652
Senior - BHPian
 
cityvic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: CCU | PHL
Posts: 1,678
Thanked: 2,508 Times
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by manishasrani View Post
That's a Carrera 4 with a 'S' badge.
Ex B'lore car.
Yup the car was KA reg.

Quote:
Originally Posted by shuvd View Post
@ Rohin - Great spotting! More pictures of the raging bull please, ASAP!!
yes,yes ill post them next week!
Quote:
Originally Posted by planet_rocker View Post
nice catch rohin. superb pics.

where did you spot them BTW. don't have to mention if there is some pivacy issues! QP by any chance?
Quote:
Originally Posted by anish9000 View Post
Yeah it came to kolkata about a month ago.
@Rohin : Nice catch....
Thanx!!
cityvic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 1st November 2010, 01:59   #1653
BHPian
 
ultimatechamp's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Kolkata
Posts: 405
Thanked: 50 Times
Default

I saw a classic Midas yellow Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera today in front of Scoop/Fort William at about 10.15pm.

I was driving in front of Scoop,going towards the roundabout to turn towards Eden Gardens.I saw IT coming from the opposite end with a ANHC and a Merc E 350 as it's escort and tail car respectively.I made a full U-turn and started following IT,in spite of a glare from the Merc's driver.Surprisingly,the Lambo was going at a relatively snails pace,and I had no trouble even overtaking it.Then as the incline of the Second Hooghly bridge neared,suddenly the Lambo roared past me with its awesome sound (I purposefully switched off my AC and rolled down the mirrors,moments earlier,just in anticipation).
Whooosh,the car was gone.

Few minutes later I saw it again parked just opposite to the entrance to the military accommodation blocks opposite of the Race course.The ANHC and the Merc came and dutifully parked on its either end.I drove past IT,still gleaming about what made a splendid Sunday night out for me.

It had,surprisingly a TN registration plate.
ultimatechamp is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 1st November 2010, 11:07   #1654
Senior - BHPian
 
planet_rocker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Bong-land
Posts: 2,318
Thanked: 358 Times
Default

spotted the Carrera 4 at Bhawanipore near Northern Park - it had an amazing presence and was followed by a swarm of Bikes trying to catch up. It must be really painful for the owner to drive through that lane.

Also spotted this

Supercars & Imports : Kolkata-copy-photo0039.jpg
planet_rocker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 1st November 2010, 11:14   #1655
Team-BHP Support
 
suhaas307's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 7,893
Thanked: 5,569 Times
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by ultimatechamp View Post
I saw a classic Midas yellow Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera today in front of Scoop/Fort William at about 10.15pm.

Few minutes later I saw it again parked just opposite to the entrance to the military accommodation blocks opposite of the Race course.The ANHC and the Merc came and dutifully parked on its either end.I drove past IT,still gleaming about what made a splendid Sunday night out for me.
Getting a glimpse of a Lamborghini on Indian soil is exhilarating feeling. You might see dime-a-dozen Gallardos in Europe, but to catch one roar past you on Indian roads is a feeling that one can't describe with mere words.

So where are the pictures?

Quote:
Originally Posted by ultimatechamp View Post
It had,surprisingly a TN registration plate.
Not surprising actually because the car was in Chennai earlier and had been spotted there several times.
suhaas307 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 1st November 2010, 18:50   #1656
Senior - BHPian
 
avishar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: kolkata/bangalore,india
Posts: 2,406
Thanked: 675 Times
Default

@planet rocker Is that the white Evo vi?It had come for the drag race?
avishar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 1st November 2010, 19:45   #1657
Senior - BHPian
 
cityvic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: CCU | PHL
Posts: 1,678
Thanked: 2,508 Times
Default

Yup avishar it had come for the drag.Check out the drag thread for more info.

@suhaas I have posted pics of the lambo in the previous page.
cityvic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 1st November 2010, 23:27   #1658
Senior - BHPian
 
iraghava's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Bhaiyyaland
Posts: 8,022
Thanked: 142 Times
Default

The Lambo has been acquired by a known collector family of Cal which own some rare British luxury cars too. I believe along with the Lambo, the current acquisitions were a SL500 & a F10 5-series.
iraghava is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2nd November 2010, 00:15   #1659
BHPian
 
lover_guy_001's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: calcutta
Posts: 79
Thanked: Once
Default

saw lambo in park street..holy cow
lover_guy_001 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2nd November 2010, 08:48   #1660
//M
Distinguished - BHPian
 
//M's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Pune
Posts: 3,847
Thanked: 6,382 Times
Default

A friend spotted the Lambo in the E.M.Bypass near the Salt Lake turning in Ultadanga late last night and also near Silver Springs a couple of days back.
//M is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2nd November 2010, 10:57   #1661
BHPian
 
Pancham's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Kolkata
Posts: 816
Thanked: 121 Times
Default

@//M. I wonder how it got to that place. The roads are not suited for the BULL's belly.

Last edited by Pancham : 2nd November 2010 at 10:58.
Pancham is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 2nd November 2010, 19:32   #1662
//M
Distinguished - BHPian
 
//M's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Pune
Posts: 3,847
Thanked: 6,382 Times
Default

^ ^ Certainly Pancham. Also there is a flyover around that but perhaps the owner was extra cautious.
//M is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 3rd November 2010, 10:37   #1663
Senior - BHPian
 
planet_rocker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Bong-land
Posts: 2,318
Thanked: 358 Times
Default Nissan Teana V6

Spotted this at Ballygunge on my way to work.

Supercars & Imports : Kolkata-photo0044.jpg

Supercars & Imports : Kolkata-photo0045.jpg

Supercars & Imports : Kolkata-photo0046.jpg

Supercars & Imports : Kolkata-photo0047.jpg
planet_rocker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 3rd November 2010, 10:54   #1664
Senior - BHPian
 
fx45's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: mumbai
Posts: 1,575
Thanked: 116 Times
Default

AFAIK i dont think the Teana fits in this thread
fx45 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 3rd November 2010, 11:04   #1665
Senior - BHPian
 
planet_rocker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Bong-land
Posts: 2,318
Thanked: 358 Times
Default

Its doesn't? Oh!

@ Mods can delete my post - if it doesn't fit.
planet_rocker is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Supercars & Imports : Bangalore ajmat Super-Cars & Imports in India 14330 11th December 2016 16:10
Supercars & Imports : Pune karlosdeville Super-Cars & Imports in India 2389 8th December 2016 16:22
Supercars & Imports : Kerala hanmust Super-Cars & Imports in India 8551 7th December 2016 12:21
Supercars & Imports : Chandigarh manikjeet Super-Cars & Imports in India 1646 26th November 2016 21:27
Supercars & Imports : Goa rohan_fonseca Super-Cars & Imports in India 1709 10th July 2016 05:38


All times are GMT +5.5. The time now is 17:34.

Copyright 2000 - 2016, Team-BHP.com
Proudly powered by E2E Networks