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Old 1st November 2008, 20:22   #211
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The factory is there near Chennai itself.
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Old 1st November 2008, 21:44   #212
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Caught this A8 on PH road. X3 at the race track. Dont know if posted earlier.
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Old 3rd November 2008, 12:02   #213
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I think it was about an year ago at a school ground (don't remember the name of the school though) opposite Fisherman's Fare at Egmore.

P.S. will be posting all the pics of the vintage meet at some vintage car and bike thread, be sure to check it out.
That would be Don Bosco, Egmore. There's a thread for that.

Here it is (Vintage car/bike show, Chennai 22-Jul-2007)
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nice to know this may imports in chennai. next time i am there i will look out for them. where we can spot them most, beach road, anna salai or some where else
Mostly trackside or the ECR. Sometimes around Nungambakkam area too.
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Bmws are made in india?? since when?
The 3 series and 5 series are imported in completely knocked down form(parts & components) from Germany and assembled at the BMW assembly plant at Mahindra world city, maraimalai nagar, chennai.

AFAIK, the 7 series, X3 and X5 are imported as CBUs.
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The 3 series and 5 series are imported in completely knocked down form
Flat-Pack BMWs!

To complete this item, you will require two screwdrivers and an allen key...

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Old 7th November 2008, 13:30   #217
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Saw this at alwarpet today.
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Old 7th November 2008, 14:37   #218
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Saw this at alwarpet today.
Isn't this a Rolls Royce? If so which model is this?
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Looks like a Silver Spur.
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Isn't this a Rolls Royce? If so which model is this?
Yes that is A Rolls Royce . Not sure about the model . Will let you know in some days. Belongs to a leading business man in chennai. Seen it loads of times.
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Thats a Rolls Royce Silver Spur II. For sale in chennai @35 lakhs.
Brought down from Delhi and now re-registered with a TN plate.
Ranjit, interested?
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Yes that is A Rolls Royce . Not sure about the model . Will let you know in some days. Belongs to a leading business man in chennai. Seen it loads of times.
I think it belongs to the Chettinad group.
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@ nitrous : any clue on whcih year it was brought down to chennai
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Old 7th November 2008, 22:52   #224
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Guys, saw an unregistered black Jaguar XF this evening near CollegeRd-SterlingRd signal, unfortunately couldn't tk pics as I was extricating my bike from a parking lot pile-up
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spotted a wrapped up jag
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