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Old 28th June 2015, 08:04   #3481
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Happy Motoring on a cool Silver Plus. Next ride : the Lambretta.
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Old 29th June 2015, 16:49   #3482
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yup i remember the blue ibm neon sign at bahadur shah zafar marg. it was there till at least the early 1980s. thats the Shankar,s international dolls museum. established by the famous cartoonist K. Shankar Pillai
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Happy Motoring on a cool Silver Plus. Next ride : the Lambretta.
My aunt's Kinetic was also CAO registered!

Was sold off in 1998; IIRC.
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My aunt's Kinetic was also CAO registered!

Was sold off in 1998; IIRC.
and my RD is CAO2928!
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Hi,

Here is a lovely picture;

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Shared by Mr. Ranga Raj from the IISC Archives. Pic shared on https://www.facebook.com/groups/bygonebangalore/

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Here is nice looking Ambassador MTY 3422, looks like somebody's official car at some construction site.

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Here is nice looking Ambassador MTY 3422, looks like somebody's official car at some construction site.
From the attire, the photo's clearly from the 70s, so the car must've been brand new then- or just a few years old.
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Some contributions

1 - My maternal grandfather , in his younger days !
2 - Morris @ victoria memorial
3 - My paternal Grandpa - Car unidentified / pic says 1956 Delhi.
4 - Probably a Karachi Pic . looking at the registration , i have a few more of the same car .
5 - Lambretta 3 wheeler , undated pic , incidentally , the place in the background is still the same , with the water tower (my Calcutta friends would know what this is ) . The company was founded in 1865 and is still going strong
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Hi wbd8779,
Nice pictures please post more pictures of the cars.
The black car in the first pic. if I am not wrong it is Hillman Minx 1936.

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Nice pictures please post more pictures of the cars.
The black car in the first pic. if I am not wrong it is Hillman Minx 1936.

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That seems to be more like a Ford Popular or Prefect as the Hillman had a distinct boot that protruded from the body line.
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That seems to be more like a Ford Popular or Prefect as the Hillman had a distinct boot that protruded from the body line.
Definitely a Prefect- the Popular (a.k.a Pop) was only 2-door.
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