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Old 11th November 2008, 15:00   #181
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i do not know which car is this, maybe a porsche but i do not know...
tell me which is this car, atleast looks like a porsche
Thats a toyota MR-S, the same one i have.People always mistake it for a porsche boxter.
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Old 11th November 2008, 15:02   #182
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Yes it is a Toyota MR2-S...its what I call a de-volution. A real eye sore of a car, unless of course you modify it until it looks like this
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Old 11th November 2008, 15:07   #183
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Alright Friends. Here are the pics from my last night drive.
Could you please share some more details of your drive and the car. This must be one hell of a wild machine. Is it 4wd too?
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Old 11th November 2008, 15:16   #184
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Could you please share some more details of your drive and the car. This must be one hell of a wild machine. Is it 4wd too?
He meant the 'drive' to click pictures. Not actually drive the car.
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Deepak - It's a mid-engined RWD car powered by a 5.7L V10 engine.
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Old 11th November 2008, 15:22   #186
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He meant the 'drive' to click pictures. Not actually drive the car.
Aah and I was wondering what a LUCKY GUY!!!

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Deepak - It's a mid-engined RWD car powered by a 5.7L V10 engine.
Is this for sale in Bombay or just on a promotional tour? I couldn't find it on the website. Is this a street version of a LeMan style racing edition?

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Old 11th November 2008, 16:14   #187
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indra is your car by any chance for sale?
how much is your quote, and by the way great colour.
what engine is this car running on?
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Old 11th November 2008, 16:55   #188
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well i am really not sure where this came out from?
the carrera Gt is not going anywhere but will be in the showromm only, no PWRS for the GT.
And really the comparisons with the MR2 are not acceptable at all.
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well i am really not sure where this came out from?
the carrera Gt is not going anywhere but will be in the showromm only, no PWRS for the GT.
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took this in a hurrry,
i am trying hard to better my clicking skills.
Surely will take some more good ones at the Porsche World Road Show (PWRS).
It starts from 16th Nov - 23rd Nov @ Amby Valley.
Maybe thats why we thought the CGT is for the PWRS, after reading your first post!

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And really the comparisons with the MR2 are not acceptable at all.
I totally agree. They're leagues apart. But I guess fidaford wanted to just know the brand and model of the MR2 pic he posted, which in his opinion looked like a Porsche.
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Old 11th November 2008, 17:22   #190
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Wow a V10. My apologies guys. I have yet to read up on the car! Goodness Porsche doing a V10! it must be a monster of an engine. Would love to hear what kind of sound they endowed it with

So is this car for delivery to someone or just a show car?

Maybe you should play some NFS most wanted to hear it.
Man,this car makes one helluva high pitched noise!THANK GOD,it wont be going anywhere,Ill be able to see it in the metal in time...
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Old 11th November 2008, 17:25   #191
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Well to put some more light on the PWRS (Porsche world road show) -
its only on invitation basis to prospective clients. After paying 25k you can confirm your place and you get to drive almost all the porsche cars (accept the GT) on the air strip all by your self.

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Red Porsche Carrera GT in Mumbai. EDIT: Silver one visiting as well...-08112008274.jpg  

Red Porsche Carrera GT in Mumbai. EDIT: Silver one visiting as well...-08112008275.jpg  

Red Porsche Carrera GT in Mumbai. EDIT: Silver one visiting as well...-10112008286.jpg  

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The exhausts are awesome. Its designed to look like the exhausts of a fighter aircraft, just that it is smaller.

If anyone wants to listen to the GT growl just do a search in youtube. There are umpteen videos on the GT.
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The exhausts are awesome. Its designed to look like the exhausts of a fighter aircraft, just that it is smaller.

If anyone wants to listen to the GT growl just do a search in Youtube. There are umpteen videos on the GT.

You mean howl/scream ? That's because that V10 is a direct descendant from a racing Porsche.
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and some more pictures to relish...
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Old 11th November 2008, 20:30   #195
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...That boxer must sound divine
Well close. As iraghava said, its a "V", but its a wide angle (68*) V.

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...the carrera Gt is not going anywhere but will be in the showromm only, no PWRS for the GT....
Whew!! In a selfish way that makes me feel a lot better! I was kicking myself about it when (our misinterpretation made it seem like) you hinted that it might be at the PWRS this year.

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...And really the comparisons with the MR2 are not acceptable at all.
Lol. Really.

Here is a car that was being directly compared with the SLR and the Enzo (all 3 were launched within a few months of each other).

I guess not many people know/remember it since it looks fairly blan, but i love it.

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