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Old 8th August 2008, 00:01   #46
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man, this is the best thread ever! thanx karl for starting such a wonderful thread & others for their contribution.

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the 1950's continued:
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on to the 1960's now i have only a few.
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This is a Peugeot Sportif a 65 cc moped introduced in India in 1983 but bombed badly
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The film Andaz's Ad in 1971- On the Bullet just before Rajesh Khanna starts crooning "Zindagi ek safar hai suhana" with Hema Malini as the pillion rider.
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The famous Rajdoot GTS 175 Ad from the early 1970's
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A Jawa motorcycle Ad from the early 1970's
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This is the GM Vauxhall Viva ad of 1972- a car that was assembled in Bangladesh- It was displayed in the Asia 1972 Trade fir in New Delhi in 1972
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The BSA Bond Ad of the early 1980's - Guess who's the model- its a young and dashing Feroz Khan!!!
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'took these snaps of a couple of ads in a book on Ford that I've had lying around at home and totally forgot about, until I took it out yesterday!

Ford and Mercury ads for 1947.
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And now the KING is here. This is its publicity brochure in 1983 (B&W which does not befit its image). Very few coloured brochures were available with dealers - it was mostly such B & W brochures. It was an awesome 30.5 bhp of power, from two cylinders, twin carburettors and the engine a 350 cc, two stroke! will post its Tech specs soon.
The bike was launched and the film Hero starring Jackie Shroff and Meenakshi Seshadri showed the Escorts bike factory at Faridabad. The hero and heroine moved on a metallic blue bike in many scenes.
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Ooh, the iconic RD 350 ! Incidentally this firebomb was called "YamDoot" (YAMaha and rajDOOT)
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Here are Adverts of a Vespa 50 and Matchless'

Our Vespa PL170 was based on the Vespa 50. A very cute little scooter.

I have loads of brochures/literature related to Matchless and motorcycle dynamos, magnetos, and amal carbs. If anyone restoring a motorcycle and needs them, mail me request at tuffryer@gmail.com

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Here are Adverts of a Vespa 50 and Matchless'

Our Vespa PL170 was based on the Vespa 50. A very cute little scooter.

I have loads of brochures/literature related to Matchless and motorcycle dynamos, magnetos, and amal carbs. If anyone restoring a motorcycle and needs them, mail me request at tuffryer@gmail.com

cheers
Sorry TR but I couldnt view those images! They appear to be in bitmaps, do see if you can upload them in jpeg format.
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I had purchased a 1955 Fiat from Mr.Ashok Chakroborty in the year 1987 and the car is still with me. The car belonged to Mr.Chakroborty's uncle Mr.S.Basu . The car wan no doubt very original, and came with some amazing things like the origianl owners manual, an advertisement brochure of 1955, tool kit, original jack and lot of spares. I am uploading a few photographs of the original owners manual of the 1955 model Fiat, along with some snaps of the brochure.

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I had purchased a 1955 Fiat from Mr.Ashok Chakroborty in the year 1987 and the car is still with me. The car belonged to Mr.Chakroborty's uncle Mr.S.Basu . The car wan no doubt very original, and came with some amazing things like the origianl owners manual, an advertisement brochure of 1955, tool kit, original jack and lot of spares. I am uploading a few photographs of the original owners manual of the 1955 model Fiat, along with some snaps of the brochure.
These are very valuable to a Fiat enthusiast, thank you for sharing. Whenever you can, do post a scan of these as well, so we can see things more clearly. Also do share pictures of the car with us.
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...The car wan no doubt very original, and came with some amazing things like the origianl owners manual, an advertisement brochure of 1955, tool kit, original jack and lot of spares. I am uploading a few photographs of the original owners manual of the 1955 model Fiat, along with some snaps of the brochure.
Jatti ji, do try and post a complete scan of the brochure of the Fiat, we would love to see it.

Here is a reprint of an Ashok Leyland ad I found in November 2008 Motorindia magazine.
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Found this Advertisement in the Annual Bombay Art Society catalog from 1960.
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If anyone is willing to sell the brochures / sales catalogs of the vehicles im ready to purchase them.
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Hello guys!

I am putting here the two versions of the Advertisements where only the copy - lead line - is different

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