Team-BHP > The International Automotive Scene


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 3rd August 2006, 21:36   #1
Senior - BHPian
 
1Day's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Chicago/Delhi
Posts: 1,360
Thanked: Once
Default Probably World's First Car made of GOLD!! a Boxster



Gold Porsche Boxster

Crazy people do crazy things!!

Last edited by 1Day : 3rd August 2006 at 21:38.
1Day is offline  
Old 3rd August 2006, 21:58   #2
Senior - BHPian
 
aniguchisan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: London, UK
Posts: 2,022
Thanked: 119 Times
Default

ha! thats just ridiculous now.
aniguchisan is offline  
Old 3rd August 2006, 22:01   #3
Newbie
 
LoAdEd neon's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: delhi
Posts: 18
Thanked: 0 Times
Default

k!!! they had to do a gold job...no wonder they went for a two seater compact boxter...had it been a hummer!!! nice bling!
LoAdEd neon is offline  
Old 3rd August 2006, 22:29   #4
Senior - BHPian
 
Shan2nu's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Hubli - Karnata
Posts: 5,533
Thanked: 112 Times
Default

Gold plated De Lorean



Shan2nu
Shan2nu is offline  
Old 4th August 2006, 03:21   #5
Senior - BHPian
 
aniguchisan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: London, UK
Posts: 2,022
Thanked: 119 Times
Default

Haha, I remember that DMC.

Check out the R230 SL and the RR Corniche (?) in the pic.

Last edited by adya33 : 4th August 2006 at 09:18.
aniguchisan is offline  
Old 4th August 2006, 05:04   #6
BHPian
 
R32_GTR's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Bombay
Posts: 548
Thanked: 201 Times
Default

Its a moving heat conductor!!!!!!


Can see the gold melting off like a girls masscara when its wet....
R32_GTR is offline  
Old 4th August 2006, 06:39   #7
Senior - BHPian
 
islero's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Chennai
Posts: 1,574
Thanked: 9 Times
Default

If they went to the trouble of plating a car with gold, they might have as well used a pukka supercar instead of a normal sports car like the Boxster.
islero is offline  
Old 7th August 2006, 12:58   #8
Distinguished - BHPian
 
karlosdeville's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Pune
Posts: 11,018
Thanked: 14,319 Times
Default

well wouldnt say its the first...

this 1925 rolls royce phantom 1 was rebodied in the 30s by jonckheere for king edward i think...it was painted with powdered gold, and recently restored in gleaming black...i have to prefer the black...!

karlosdeville is offline  
Old 7th August 2006, 13:07   #9
Senior - BHPian
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Faridabad
Posts: 6,815
Thanked: 301 Times
Default

it is not gold but silver looks cool also ......






low_bass_makker is offline  
Old 7th August 2006, 14:42   #10
Senior - BHPian
 
khanak's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Mumbai/Toronto
Posts: 2,765
Thanked: 172 Times
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by low_bass_makker
it is not gold but silver looks cool also ......






There was a discussion on this car on this forum
khanak is offline  
Old 8th August 2006, 00:20   #11
BHPian
 
caroholic1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Delhi
Posts: 407
Thanked: 31 Times
Default

[quote=1Day]

Gold Porsche Boxster

quote]

Looks niceeeeeeeee.
caroholic1 is offline  
Reply

Most Viewed
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Copyright 2000 - 2021, Team-BHP.com
Proudly powered by E2E Networks