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Old 14th September 2010, 19:48   #4051
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Which is that car just behind the X1?Looks like a F10.Check out those alloys!

@suhaas i think its the kolkata car,i dont think there are not many white 993s roaming around the country
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I think that's a Z4.
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Old 14th September 2010, 22:11   #4053
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Which is that car just behind the X1?Looks like a F10.Check out those alloys!
That looks like a Z4 to me too! AFAIK, only the Z4 comes standard from the factory with those sort of wheels. I would be chuffed if they did come on the F10, though!

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@suhaas i think its the kolkata car,i dont think there are not many white 993s roaming around the country
It's a real pity. Bangalore, I think, has a few air-cooled 911s. It's good to see this person use his 993 and even bring it down south. Air-cooled Porsches are quite hard to maintain. The service costs hit the roof, even in places like UK and France.
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It's a real pity. Bangalore, I think, has a few air-cooled 911s. It's good to see this person use his 993 and even bring it down south. Air-cooled Porsches are quite hard to maintain. The service costs hit the roof, even in places like UK and France.
Thats interesting. Read a lot about the lower maintenance costs of Porsches. Have seen a large number of Porsches of various vintage being used in California as daily transport. Looks like 'lower maintenance cost' is a relative term !.
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[quote=avishar;2069352]Which is that car just behind the X1?Looks like a F10.Check out those alloys!


that is a z4! there were atleast 7 to 10 f10's of various colors waiting to be sold.
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Thats interesting. Read a lot about the lower maintenance costs of Porsches. Have seen a large number of Porsches of various vintage being used in California as daily transport. Looks like 'lower maintenance cost' is a relative term !.
OT: Well, when you compare it to other cars in its league, it's less costly. But when you consider the price of a 993/964 after depreciation and then calculate the costs of service/maintenance, it's quite expensive. They are, however, a lot easier to maintain when compared to cars in the same league.

That's one of the reasons why Porsche resorted to water-cooling once the 993 was phased out. Apart from new and stringent emission norms as well.
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Red slk200 n Slk500 on display in a mall at chennai , sorry I forgot the name of the mall
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Must be Express Avenue... i saw the cars driving into the road...
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Must be Express Avenue... i saw the cars driving into the road...
Yep that's it it's express avenue, got the photos will share it tomorrow
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Yep that's it it's express avenue, got the photos will share it tomorrow
Will the Mercs be at EA tomorrow?.
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Came by these cars today and the Prius was on display at Skywalk.
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Nicely maintained MX5 roadster aka Eunos Roadster there ! Great catch !
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That Miata is a great catch I must say. One of my fav roadsters of all time.

The Z4 looks awesome in white. Have only seen blue ones till date.
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Red slk200 n Slk500 on display in a mall at chennai , sorry I forgot the name of the mall
Is there any SLK 500 model? I don't think so. They have the 5.5 liter NA V8 in the SLK55.
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Yes there is. Here's the link, sir !
500 SLK

EDIT: Checked wiki and there's nothing mentioned on the SLK class page. Strange that merc website has a page. Mods delete this post if necessary.

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