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Old 12th November 2013, 10:53   #4531
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Came across this pic on a blog. BHPians from Banglore, any idea why it is lying like this ?

Lovely and very restorable mercedes ( If I am not mistaken), What a cute ( WITH A DONT MESS WITH ME OR MY CAR ATTITUDE ) french bulldog too Obviously someone with good taste in cars and dogs.

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Found this Merc rusting in the Industrial area of Wagle Estate. Thane.
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Saw this a few days back at a fuel station near mayur vihar.
Probably getting a new life soon.
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Saw this a few days back at a fuel station near mayur vihar.
Probably getting a new life soon.
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That is a IVth generation Studebaker President, produced during 1955.
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An Austin 10 4-door sedan that I've seen rotting away at an old abandoned house in Secunderabad. The car has been turned over onto its side now, with many other junk dumped around it.

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This was how the car looked a couple of years ago:

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And this was how it was when I first saw it in 2009:

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Saw this adjacent to the Waterstones Club in Andheri.
Have no idea what it is, but looked to be in a bad condition.
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Saw this adjacent to the Waterstones Club in Andheri.
Have no idea what it is, but looked to be in a bad condition.
That is an Austin A40. I think kasli shared pics earlier as well.
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This is my first post (excluding my introduction, of course) and it is a sad one! Can we title it iron(y)oxide?

A Citroen Traction Avant(?) I spotted at a garage in Mysore. He has many other old imported bikes and cars in various stages of dismantle, but I sincerely pray that they don't end up on this thread.
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This is my first post (excluding my introduction, of course) and it is a sad one! Can we title it iron(y)oxide?

A Citroen Traction Avant(?) I spotted at a garage in Mysore. He has many other old imported bikes and cars in various stages of dismantle, but I sincerely pray that they don't end up on this thread.
Which garage is this in mys and whr is it located?
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Which garage is this in mys and whr is it located?
Yesgeor garage. Its near Chamarajapuram railway station.
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Spotted this at the Worli Police Station.
Recently seized or has it gotten worse since it got there.
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Spotted this at the Worli Police Station. Recently seized or has it gotten worse since it got there.
Ford Model A ! Any history or is this the car from Mahim which was lying at the junction for a bit

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Hope whatever keeps it out in the open and neglected at the police station gets sorted soon.

Looked very carefully for chassis number or any identification marks to take pictures of, but couldn't find anything. Maybe I didn't know where to look.

Just a couple of meters are in decent shape.

Also knowing our cops, didn't want to hang around too much clicking someone else's property so brazenly

But would it be too much to donate a tarpaulin or an old car cover that is being discarded for it?
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I'm curious, can something be done with this car? Or, is it a total write-off? Experts?
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Yesgeor garage. Its near Chamarajapuram railway station.
Did you try and make him an offer? Looks like you are all into this Citroen ...

Can you please share a map link to this garage.
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