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Old 13th August 2017, 17:24   #4486
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Mr. Y.B. Chavan (and a beautiful car)
Wow what a picture, this car has some contradiction stuff. The car from the looks is a select but sports the flap type fuel lid found on super selects. The wheel caps are also the ones found in International Fiat's. Rony has them on his Super Select as well.
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Wow what a picture, this car has some contradiction stuff. The car from the looks is a select but sports the flap type fuel lid found on super selects. The wheel caps are also the ones found in International Fiat's. Rony has them on his Super Select as well.
Hi maneesh,

Going by the hub caps that one could be an Italian import Fiat 1100 Export Saloon in India.
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What is a Lambretta doing at a FIAT gathering ? Interesting to see many "generations" at one place and time.

Bombay, 1968

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What is a Lambretta doing at a FIAT gathering ? Interesting to see many "generations" at one place and time.
AFA I can tell, this isn't any 'gathering' (since FCCCI didn't exist then- nor were Fiats thought of as classics back then!) but just normal everyday traffic. Otherwise, what is even an RE doing there for that matter?
Aside- I know tis rather difficult to tell but what is that Black car visible partly, behind the Lambretta? I guessed twas a Standard Companion, from the squarish shape of the rear window, but open to correction!

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AFA I can tell, this isn't any 'gathering' (since FCCCI didn't exist then- nor were Fiats thought of as classics back then!) but just normal everyday traffic. Otherwise, what is even an RE doing there for that matter?
Aside- I know tis rather difficult to tell but what is that Black car visible partly, behind the Lambretta? I guessed twas a Standard Companion, from the squarish shape of the rear window, but open to correction!

Dear Stanher,

I was just being fictitious about the "gathering". They are taxis too, at least some of them.

Yes I did think it was a Companion. Well, here is another one for you:

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Bishop Cotton Girls School, Bangalore, 1966
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Dear Stanher,

I was just being fictitious about the "gathering". They are taxis too, at least some of them.
Well, to be a bit more fictitious - or even otherwise- the Lambretta did share an Italian origin with the Fiats so could still be permissible?


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Yes I did think it was a Companion. Well, here is another one for you:
Lovely! Pardon my greed- any higher res. version of the same pic.?
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