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Old 10th September 2007, 11:41   #61
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"Vintage Garage" at RGIT

An event was held at Rajiv Gandhi Institute, Andheri (West). One of the specialities of the event was the "Vintage Garage" which displayed four vintage cars and eight motorcycles. The cars were in much better shape compared to the motorcycles. The motorcycles had no proper logos/paintjob and were partly rusted. The engine of each and every motorcycle is in an appauling state. However, they are all in working condition. The best of the lot was the Dodge Kingsway shown below.

1953 Dodge Kingsway


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gordon the dodge does look nice love the colour scheme, gives it a suttle yet bold look. lovely picture hope you took more.
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gordon the dodge does look nice love the colour scheme, gives it a suttle yet bold look. lovely picture hope you took more.
this was an original colour scheme of the dodge. we had a 1956 dodge kingsway and it came with this combi from premier in 1957!
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this was an original colour scheme of the dodge. we had a 1956 dodge kingsway and it came with this combi from premier in 1957!
There you go scooby, heres 2 cars. Both were from Bombay, now one is in Pune, one in Madras.



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Hey the car in the original pic is of an older car i think 52-53?? and the second set is a 56-57??
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Hey the car in the original pic is of an older car i think 52-53?? and the second set is a 56-57??
Yup...Scooby spoke of 56/7 cars in that colour, so I posted them.
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There you go scooby, heres 2 cars. Both were from Bombay, now one is in Pune, one in Madras.



Hats off to you Karl--You Rule!! yes the upper one was the combi of our car, and was that way till it was sold in 1973[offcourse it was repainted twice,they had severe rusting problems] and in 1972 I had driven her to Nainital with my grandfather cruising at 70/75 miles most of the way!!
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Hats off to you Karl--You Rule!! yes the upper one was the combi of our car
That compliment buys you another pic for your viewing pleasure What was the regn of your car originally? Unfortunately both of the above cars were re-registered in the 80s when some silly short lived rule came out requiring cars over a certain age to be regd under a single series.
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@speedy: Yup, have taken more pics. See them here.
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scooby uncle, karl i never doubted that it was not the original colour scheme. i just said i love the colour scheme on this car.

thank you for the pictures gordon
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scooby uncle, karl i never doubted that it was not the original colour scheme. i just said i love the colour scheme on this car.
Er, and we didnt doubt you!
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Er, and we didnt doubt you!
i thought karl.

thank you for posting the pictures in the gallery karl. the car is a 62 model confirmed it.
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Karl, ur collection of pix makes me wanna flick ur hard disk!!
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Heres some pics from this mornings Pune Festival rally.



David and Goliath?


The oldest and newest cars at the event...a 1908 Wolsely and a 2007 Phantom.













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These 2 are for you Gogi. Recognise the Jeep? 9 lakhs








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