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Old 10th September 2015, 03:32   #1036
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Movie: "Smuggler" starring Sheikh Mukhtar, Kumkum, et al, 1966
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BLR818, what car is that?
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BLR818, what car is that?
Looks like a 50/51/52 Chevy to me.
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A few nice cars seen in the movie "CHALTE CHALTE" (1976), including this 1954 LHD Dodge- similar to KPS' car - in this song from the same movie:

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A few cars in the 70s Dev Anand starrer -AMIR GARIB. Any idea what the white sedan with the roundish tail-lamps, behind the fence, is?

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And some more pics. from yet another 70s Dev Anand starrer- JAANEMAN- the best-known car in this movie would've been the Fiat taxi driven by Dev Anand, which keeps switching back and forth between a Premier President and a Fiat 1100D!
Though of course plenty of other wheels to be seen in said movie as well!

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Any idea what the white sedan with the roundish tail-lamps, behind the fence, is?
Seems like a Ford Consul Mk 2 saloon to me.

What is the blue car in the stilt parking?

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Seems like a Ford Consul Mk 2 saloon to me.

What is the blue car in the stilt parking?

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Looks like a Peugeot 404 Should be 196x-ish
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And some more pics. from yet another 70s Dev Anand starrer- JAANEMAN- the best-known car in this movie would've been the Fiat taxi driven by Dev Anand, which keeps switching back and forth between a Premier President and a Fiat 1100D!


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One is an original "taxi quota" car as seen from the black interior paint while the other is a light green private car converted to taxi or repainted for the movie shoot.

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Apologies for the back to back posts.

Not from a movie, but Bollywood nevertheless. This is the cover of a R. D. Burman LP. Any information about this Triumph? Did he own it? Where is it now?


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'wish I could have that RDB record (and the record player! )

Some pics. of a couple of cars seen in an old movie RAKHWALA:

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'wish I could have that RDB record (and the record player! )
HA HA! Actually while you guys were busy recueing Standards and Fiats from the scrapers in Chor Bazar, I was occupied with liberating old LPs and turntables from the greedy traders there. All BHPians are welcome to my place for a musical session on vinyl.
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Abhilasha 1968


Evergreen song. Can anybody identify that nice classic

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Abhilasha 1968


Evergreen song. Can anybody identify that nice classic

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The car is a Fiat Spyder, I cannot read the registration number but these were very popular in movies at the time, and a couple of the well known ones do survive.
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The car is a Fiat Spyder,
Thanks Karl, I suspected that more so after looking at the photos of the one that attended the Lonavala meet of FCCCI Mumbai/Pune.

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From the movie "KALA PAANI" One of those few Bollywood movies where a Herald was used in a chase scene. But meets a sad end! :(

Also note the steering lock on the Fiat! Was this available in India back then or could it have been imported? Another option was leaving your dog inside your car to deter car thieves!

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Now here is a real treat - apparently there was a movie titled "Chevrolet 1936" - now how do we get a copy?

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