Go Back   Team-BHP > BHP India > Vintage Cars & Classics in India


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 16th June 2017, 20:45   #1156
Distinguished - BHPian
 
Stanher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Hyderabad, AP
Posts: 6,300
Thanked: 1,492 Times
Default Re: Old Bollywood & Indian Films : The Best Archives for Old Cars

Seen in an old Telugu movie.

Name:  anurd.jpg
Views: 692
Size:  41.3 KB

Name:  anurd1.jpg
Views: 688
Size:  53.6 KB

Name:  anurd2.jpg
Views: 691
Size:  74.0 KB

Name:  anurd4.jpg
Views: 690
Size:  53.8 KB

Name:  anurd3.jpg
Views: 689
Size:  54.1 KB
Stanher is offline   (3) Thanks Reply With Quote
Old 3rd July 2017, 20:06   #1157
Distinguished - BHPian
 
Stanher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Hyderabad, AP
Posts: 6,300
Thanked: 1,492 Times
Default Re: Old Bollywood & Indian Films : The Best Archives for Old Cars

Seen in a 60s Telugu movie. Not able to ID the car. Rims definitely not original. Also the bike with the chrome tank sides - Norton?

Name:  ninn.jpg
Views: 563
Size:  96.2 KB

Name:  ninn1.jpg
Views: 561
Size:  87.1 KB

Name:  ninn2.jpg
Views: 564
Size:  85.3 KB

Name:  ninn3.jpg
Views: 563
Size:  84.4 KB

Name:  ninn4.jpg
Views: 560
Size:  50.9 KB

Name:  ninn5.jpg
Views: 560
Size:  52.3 KB
Stanher is offline   (4) Thanks Reply With Quote
Old 3rd July 2017, 21:57   #1158
BHPian
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Hyderabad
Posts: 125
Thanked: 85 Times
Default Re: Old Bollywood & Indian Films : The Best Archives for Old Cars

The White Car in the above post is a 1928 chevy.
Mohammed4rmhyd is offline   (1) Thanks Reply With Quote
Old 4th July 2017, 01:44   #1159
BHPian
 
cjt2012's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Mumbai,Pune
Posts: 74
Thanked: 56 Times
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Stanher View Post
Seen in a 60s Telugu movie. Not able to ID the car. Rims definitely not original. Also the bike with the chrome tank sides - Norton?



Attachment 1653769



Attachment 1653770



Attachment 1653771



Attachment 1653772



Attachment 1653773



Attachment 1653774

The bike in the second pic is a Matchless G3L with sidecar and the 4th pic is a BSA B31 350 single .
cjt2012 is offline   (3) Thanks Reply With Quote
Old 6th July 2017, 14:48   #1160
Newbie
 
singer_1948's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Kozhikode
Posts: 7
Thanked: 6 Times
Default Re: Old Bollywood & Indian Films : The Best Archives for Old Cars

Does anyone know of a Tamil Black and White movie in which there is a MG Y Type and a Singer Roadster appearing in several scenes. I saw this movie in Sun TV in the early 2000s and I think there are 2 heroes and 2 heroines in it. One of the heroines who is an athlete goes to Ceylon and wins. The story was something like that
singer_1948 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 6th July 2017, 21:27   #1161
Distinguished - BHPian
 
anjan_c2007's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: India
Posts: 5,472
Thanked: 4,466 Times
Default Re: Old Bollywood & Indian Films : The Best Archives for Old Cars

A scene from the film Solva Saal (1958). The car is not fully seen. It could be a Plymouth Savoy/ Dodge Kingsway/ Desoto Diplomat of the mid 1960's.

Name:  Solva Saal 1958.jpg
Views: 468
Size:  86.4 KB

(posted by Mr Sadasivan my FB friend)
anjan_c2007 is offline   (3) Thanks Reply With Quote
Old 7th July 2017, 17:25   #1162
Distinguished - BHPian
 
Stanher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Hyderabad, AP
Posts: 6,300
Thanked: 1,492 Times
Default Re: Old Bollywood & Indian Films : The Best Archives for Old Cars

Quote:
Originally Posted by anjan_c2007 View Post
A scene from the film Solva Saal (1958). The car is not fully seen. It could be a Plymouth Savoy/ Dodge Kingsway/ Desoto Diplomat of the mid 1960's.
Mid '60s?! Or did you mean mid 50s? Although it would be even older than that- a late 40s/early 50s model.

Last edited by Stanher : 7th July 2017 at 17:28.
Stanher is offline   (1) Thanks Reply With Quote
Old 7th July 2017, 20:50   #1163
Distinguished - BHPian
 
anjan_c2007's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: India
Posts: 5,472
Thanked: 4,466 Times
Default Re: Old Bollywood & Indian Films : The Best Archives for Old Cars

Quote:
Originally Posted by Stanher View Post
Mid '60s?! Or did you mean mid 50s? Although it would be even older than that- a late 40s/early 50s model.
Sorry, that's a typo. Yes, I had meant mid 1950's. The body contours visible and the windscreen shape together with the window design led me to conclude that it's a Chrysler Corpn car of the 1950's.
anjan_c2007 is offline   (1) Thanks Reply With Quote
Old 22nd July 2017, 07:40   #1164
Senior - BHPian
 
vinay kamath's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: MUMBAIBANGALORE
Posts: 1,232
Thanked: 1,391 Times
Default Re: Old Bollywood & Indian Films : The Best Archives for Old Cars


this Kamal Haasan song was shot at the Standard 2000 factory in the '80s.

R D Burman
Attached Thumbnails
Old Bollywood & Indian Films : The Best Archives for Old Cars-screenshot_20170722072117.png  

vinay kamath is offline   (1) Thanks Reply With Quote
Old 22nd July 2017, 15:23   #1165
Distinguished - BHPian
 
Stanher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Hyderabad, AP
Posts: 6,300
Thanked: 1,492 Times
Default Re: Old Bollywood & Indian Films : The Best Archives for Old Cars

Quote:
Originally Posted by vinay kamath View Post
this Kamal Haasan song was shot at the Standard 2000 factory in the '80s.
It was the Standard Motor Products (a.k.a Standard Motors colloquially) factory - the 2000 was one of the automobiles they made there, besides the Standard 20 commercial vehicles, as can be seen in the song.

Appu Raja's incidentally a dubbing from a Tamil movie - Apoorva Sagotharargal, with the song in question:

Stanher is offline   (2) Thanks Reply With Quote
Old 9th August 2017, 19:43   #1166
Distinguished - BHPian
 
Stanher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Hyderabad, AP
Posts: 6,300
Thanked: 1,492 Times
Default Re: Old Bollywood & Indian Films : The Best Archives for Old Cars

Seen in a late 60s Tamil movie! Could anyone identify the first two cars? The saloon with the roof rack looks French, from the wheels! And the little boxy roadster in the first and another pic. further down? Seems custom-built.

Name:  du.jpg
Views: 172
Size:  50.6 KB

Name:  du1.jpg
Views: 174
Size:  65.9 KB

Name:  du2.jpg
Views: 170
Size:  66.5 KB

Name:  du3.jpg
Views: 168
Size:  68.0 KB

Name:  du4.jpg
Views: 167
Size:  55.5 KB

Name:  du5.jpg
Views: 172
Size:  61.6 KB

Name:  du6.jpg
Views: 166
Size:  53.7 KB

Name:  du7.jpg
Views: 165
Size:  68.9 KB

Name:  du8.jpg
Views: 162
Size:  44.5 KB

Name:  du9.jpg
Views: 162
Size:  62.6 KB

Name:  du10.jpg
Views: 163
Size:  55.1 KB

Name:  du11.jpg
Views: 172
Size:  56.4 KB

Name:  du12.jpg
Views: 166
Size:  58.0 KB

Name:  du13.jpg
Views: 162
Size:  48.3 KB

Name:  du14.jpg
Views: 161
Size:  59.3 KB

Name:  du15.jpg
Views: 166
Size:  56.2 KB

Name:  du16.jpg
Views: 162
Size:  71.3 KB

Name:  du17.jpg
Views: 169
Size:  67.1 KB

Name:  du18.jpg
Views: 163
Size:  67.0 KB

Name:  du19.jpg
Views: 167
Size:  60.6 KB

Name:  du20.jpg
Views: 167
Size:  35.5 KB
Stanher is offline   (5) Thanks Reply With Quote
Old 10th August 2017, 10:09   #1167
Team-BHP Support
 
karlosdeville's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Pune
Posts: 9,547
Thanked: 7,603 Times
Default Re: Old Bollywood & Indian Films : The Best Archives for Old Cars

Quote:
Originally Posted by Stanher View Post
Seen in a late 60s Tamil movie! Could anyone identify the first two cars? The saloon with the roof rack looks French, from the wheels!
That's a pre-war Fiat.
karlosdeville is offline   (2) Thanks Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Bollywood Stars and their Cars ajmat Super-Cars & Imports in India 2697 19th August 2017 22:02
Interesting cars seen in recent Bollywood Movies anjan_c2007 The Indian Car Scene 111 29th July 2017 23:06
Vintage & Classic cars seen in International films predatorwheelz Beyond Borders 30 8th January 2011 10:29
Best car chases in films rangaraj Int'l Motorsport 4 10th January 2006 10:32


All times are GMT +5.5. The time now is 05:08.

Copyright 2000 - 2017, Team-BHP.com
Proudly powered by E2E Networks