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Old 20th March 2005, 13:26   #1
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The silver 911-997 which has been making rounds of Mumbai is not alone anymore!

While i was heading towards South Mumbai today, my eyes caught sight of a familiar sillhouete in black. Closer observation revealed the criminal. It was the new 997-911.

Chasing it down to Worli Seaface i caught a glimpse of a man behind the wheel of the beast. The editor (now ex?) of Overdrive Adil Jal Darukhanwala who was giving the car a thorough workout.

Keep a lookout for the car in your part of town. Sorry, no pics since i don't carry a digicam with me. But some of the mods here do, so i am expecting the usual suspects to present the evidence this time as well.

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Old 20th March 2005, 13:34   #2
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Hey revv, was it this one :

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hey v12 the car in your post was at our very own MR.CHOKSEY'S place for quite a few days a month back !


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Old 20th March 2005, 14:57   #4
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Hey V12

I guess thats the car. Cuz it did have Thane registration plates.

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hey v12 the car in your post was at our very own MR.CHOKSEY'S place for quite a few days a month back !
that was a darkblue Porsche
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Must be just an arranged Test Drive for the big maan of Auto Mags courtesy Porsche. Jus guessing

Cheers!!!

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i caught a glimpse of a man behind the wheel of the beast. The editor (now ex?) of Overdrive Adil Jal Darukhanwala who was giving the car a thorough workout.
You got that right revvmeister.....Adil Jal Darukhanwala quit Overdrive after ICICI bought over the magazine!!
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Old 30th March 2005, 01:38   #8
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hey guys,
spotted a black porsche 911 at worli with some uncle driving it.sounded crazy and it just took off from the arey colony stretch
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hey dude when did you see this where are you right now.i am just going to sea face right now any chances of it still being there??
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saw it around 8:45 near the mela turn.I doubt it's still there cause the hero who usually drives it isnt in town it was his dad n he must be goin somewhere.
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hahhah okay cause i was about to go to sea face for a drive now but its to late so il go tommorow.how did it sound??
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Hey byram,
Did you spot this car on Monday evening between 5pm-6pm by any chance???
Because i seen it too.That guy took about 3 complete round of the seaface stretch.
The car is absolutely mindblowing and sounds too sweet.

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damn those machines sound awesome don't they
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no man saw it around 8:45.It sounds insane.I have it on good authority that the same uncle has asked for a cayenne S which will be here in 4 months time
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amazing time to shoot some cayennes. which colour has he asked for ??
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