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Old 21st January 2008, 02:28   #1
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Saw this car for sale in Boston for $6000. Doesn't resembles like an Amby too much?..I haven't ever seen this car in India...
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Old 21st January 2008, 11:18   #2
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Doesn't resembles like an Amby too much?..I haven't ever seen this car in India...
I have seen one such in hyderabad on saturday, being towed by a jeep after a paint job. May be getting ready for the 26th jan rally. For a moment thought it was an amby from the rear but after overtaking it found its a merc.
Infact my dad commented it is copied from an amby!

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You can learn more on Indian Pontons here.

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I have seen one such in hyderabad on saturday, being towed by a jeep after a paint job. May be getting ready for the 26th jan rally. For a moment thought it was an amby from the rear but after overtaking it found its a merc.
Infact my dad commented it is copied from an amby!
silver colour? maroon interiors? some where near raj bhavan road? was at my painter masood's shed for the last couple of days.. no cam so couldnt take pics.. the owner of this car has a huge collection i believe..
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silver colour? maroon interiors? some where near raj bhavan road? was at my painter masood's shed for the last couple of days.. no cam so couldnt take pics.. the owner of this car has a huge collection i believe..
yes dude,
silver color & maroon/red interiors. It was on lower tank bund. As saud earlier, it was being towed by a jeep.(may be the car's CAM wasnt in place as well )
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