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Old 2nd March 2009, 00:37   #16
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Its a beautiful automobile... congrats and take good care of her!
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congrats mate!
that is a brilliant buy. a little more on the buying process, costs and drive.
also take off the sticker on the rear glass. drive safe!!
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Old 2nd March 2009, 08:43   #18
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Congrats Mate.

Waiting for the review on dealership, initial review and initial FE of the Petrol.

Do I need to mention Linea looks awesome in Black.
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Old 2nd March 2009, 08:52   #19
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Congratulations SSN.

The combination of Black along with Chrome grills really looks great on Linea. I think the chrome best suits the colour Black.

Nice seat covers.
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Old 2nd March 2009, 08:56   #20
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wow. its raining Lineas here. I am very eager to see the sales figures of Linea in Feb. From what it looks like - should be fanatabulous.

good purchase, great color - looks lovely with the leather and all.
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Old 2nd March 2009, 09:29   #21
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Congrats SSN !! Looks awesome!! Jaw dropping too seems under statement here! Lovely choice of leather seats. Do inform us from where you got it and how much it costed you. Enjoy your new ride
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Old 2nd March 2009, 09:54   #22
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Congrats SSN. Looks awesome in black. Actually looks awesome in any damn color

So deliveries are in full swing it seems. 5th Linea on the forum I guess. When I had been to TATA-FIAT service center in Pune, I saw 15 Lineas getting PDI and ready for delivery. So Pune guys who have booked Linea, you gonna get the delivery soon.
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Old 2nd March 2009, 09:59   #23
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congrats SSN, enjoy admiration mate. Black beauty looks damn cool and also those seat covers, are they OE?? if not how much did they costed??
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Congrates SSN, let us know more about driving experience.
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Old 2nd March 2009, 10:29   #25
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A big Thanks to everyone for their wishes. I bought the car and the seat covers from Fortune Motors, Powai. The seat covers cost me around10K. Have driven around 300kms. And the experience has been fantastic to say the least. The car really is a head turner and lives up to the Admiration Guaranteed tag. Haven't had a chance to calculate the FE by the conventional tank full method, but the MyCar system shows that I am getting an FE of 10.8 km/l (all in city conditions). I will post the detailed experience and review over this weekend. Once again 'Thank you' to everyone.

Originally Posted by gemithomas View Post
Its raining lineas.

Where is your driver seat handrests. Doesnt the emotion come with one.
Yeah it does come with a handrest. I hadn't lowered it while taking the pic.

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Congrats . How about telling us about how much it cost you etc.

Do tell us about the drivability of the Petrol in comparison to competition like Fiesta, Verna, ANHC. ( Assuming you have driven them for a TD)
The on road cost for the car was 7.76 L. Overall cost was approximately
8.0 L (seat covers, reverse sensors, mats, car cover, 3M paint protection, Dinitrol treatment).

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Congrats for your petrol E! I have a diesel E+ black and happy to see the another black beauty on tbhp.
I am also waiting for the OE seat covers and mats which has not yet arrived here in Ahmedabad. And there are now 8 Linea owners on tbhp!
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Old 2nd March 2009, 12:01   #27
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Congratulations SSN. Your car looks gorgeous in that colour.
Hope you have kept a trained cleaner for this beauty.
Suggest you to do the interiors yourself once in a week.
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Congrats for purchasing this great VFM hot cake!
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congrats ssn for the new car.

you are one of the few it seems who have let their hearts rule over the head during the purchase decision - and i am sure you were right. Fiat has upped the ante with the Linea and the car is a winner. The diesel felt alright - not too underpowered under city conditions as many people might lead us to believe - dunno about the petrol one though.

Can you give us detailed road test report of the same. The handling is brilliant we all know - what about the rest of the features in the car.

And btw the black looks great for this particular car with chrome bits thrown in for good measure.
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Nice car and awesome interiors.
Black looks great on Linea. Were you able to squeeze out any discounts/freebies from the dealer?
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