Team-BHP > Super-Cars & Imports in India


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 23rd May 2010, 13:31   #76
Senior - BHPian
 
manishasrani's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: bangalore
Posts: 4,665
Thanked: 6,953 Times
Default

Nice video.
Time for some burnout videos
manishasrani is offline  
Old 23rd May 2010, 17:30   #77
Senior - BHPian
 
Scorcher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Trivandrum, KL
Posts: 4,897
Thanked: 6,754 Times
Default

Wow ! Nice video there dude. That is 'some' visual. Now, I think I really need to take your advice and wait for the diesel Still, it is way out of my budget at this point ! Lets see.

It would have been more dramatic if it was dark. You missed the heart-beat on the starter button.
Scorcher is offline  
Old 23rd May 2010, 23:36   #78
BHPian
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Madras
Posts: 375
Thanked: 11 Times
Default

here is another video, this was in bangalore, hope you guys like it!



@manish: thank you dude!
@scorchy: but its still worth a wait! will do a video in the evening
jagxf is offline  
Old 23rd May 2010, 23:47   #79
Senior - BHPian
 
theragingbull's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Austin, TX
Posts: 2,600
Thanked: 633 Times
Default

Nice vid! I love that V8 growl. I wonder how would the XF-R sound when this is already so good! So you touched 170 there?
theragingbull is offline  
Old 23rd May 2010, 23:52   #80
Senior - BHPian
 
Unknownsatan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 2,338
Thanked: 1,524 Times
Default

Nice one there!!! Love that growl..
Unknownsatan is offline  
Old 24th May 2010, 00:09   #81
Senior - BHPian
 
Scorcher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Trivandrum, KL
Posts: 4,897
Thanked: 6,754 Times
Default

Man! Just love that V8 snarl of the cat. Sexo ! Chennai is calling me very badly.

@ragingbull - He max out the full speedo(260) on his bangy trips. 170 must be piece of cake !
Scorcher is offline  
Old 24th May 2010, 00:55   #82
Senior - BHPian
 
anekho's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: .
Posts: 1,994
Thanked: 667 Times
Default

Awesome vids man! The cat sure does purr

And the interiors are cool, love how the gear selector rises!
anekho is offline  
Old 24th May 2010, 05:52   #83
BHPian
 
punterccrx8s's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 752
Thanked: 112 Times
Default

Awesome Car dude.Definitely better than 5 series,E class or A6... Cheers!
punterccrx8s is offline  
Old 24th May 2010, 06:42   #84
Senior - BHPian
 
arjunrudra's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Gurgaon/Chennai
Posts: 1,545
Thanked: 131 Times
Default

Awesome video. You captured the growl of the Jag so well.
The XFR will sound even meaner but I think the sound wont be this pure as the supercharger whine would be there.
This is pure naturally aspirated V8 growl at its best.
arjunrudra is offline  
Old 24th May 2010, 09:04   #85
Team-BHP Support
 
suhaas307's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 8,587
Thanked: 9,897 Times
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by arjunrudra View Post
Awesome video. You captured the growl of the Jag so well.
The XFR will sound even meaner but I think the sound wont be this pure as the supercharger whine would be there.
This is pure naturally aspirated V8 growl at its best.
Absolutely! It sounds like the devil's lair! And the XF-R might be just 10 lakhs more, but I'd still pick up the XF. 380 horses is all you need! Plus, the XF-R would be a lot more impractical I reckon. I would just get the XF-R wheels

Varun, you had mentioned that you'd switch to the XF-R's wheels soon right? When's that happening?
suhaas307 is offline  
Old 24th May 2010, 16:10   #86
Senior - BHPian
 
arjunrudra's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Gurgaon/Chennai
Posts: 1,545
Thanked: 131 Times
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by suhaas307 View Post
Absolutely! It sounds like the devil's lair! And the XF-R might be just 10 lakhs more, but I'd still pick up the XF. 380 horses is all you need! Plus, the XF-R would be a lot more impractical I reckon. I would just get the XF-R wheels

Varun, you had mentioned that you'd switch to the XF-R's wheels soon right? When's that happening?
The XFR is actually a good 25 lakhs more when it comes to On road prices.

And the XFR rims are amazing but I dont think that is available as an extra ! There is an even better rim called selena from jaguar. Thats also awesome looking.
arjunrudra is offline  
Old 24th May 2010, 16:44   #87
BHPian
 
bivin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: MAA/DXB/CDG
Posts: 978
Thanked: 220 Times
Default

@ arjun: those are gorgeous wheels you are talking about. infact, i had asked varun to get it on his car, but i guess they are way too big for namma Chennai roads!! anyways, heres what they look like!!

http://www.team-bhp.com/forum/1843216-post2131.html

Cheers!!
bivin is offline  
Old 24th May 2010, 17:15   #88
BHPian
 
basilmabraham's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Sydney/Cochin
Posts: 769
Thanked: 72 Times
Default

Awesome video both, the first one looks like from a sci-fi movie. Enjoy the V8 responsibly.
basilmabraham is offline  
Old 24th May 2010, 18:05   #89
Team-BHP Support
 
suhaas307's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 8,587
Thanked: 9,897 Times
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by arjunrudra View Post
The XFR is actually a good 25 lakhs more when it comes to On road prices.

And the XFR rims are amazing but I dont think that is available as an extra ! There is an even better rim called selena from jaguar. Thats also awesome looking.
Quote:
Originally Posted by bivin View Post
@ arjun: those are gorgeous wheels you are talking about. infact, i had asked varun to get it on his car, but i guess they are way too big for namma Chennai roads!! anyways, heres what they look like!!

http://www.team-bhp.com/forum/1843216-post2131.html

Cheers!!
Thanks for the correction Arjun. The 'Selena' hoops look even better! You're absolutely right! Aren't they the same ones on the XK-R? They can actually pass off as concept-car wheels! Great stuff!
suhaas307 is offline  
Old 24th May 2010, 20:24   #90
Senior - BHPian
 
AyAn!'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Durgapur/Calcutta/Pune
Posts: 2,169
Thanked: 863 Times
Default

@jagxf Awesome ride and write up man!.Only the wheels take some of its charm away! Bring on the XF/XK-R or the Selena 20"s!

Quote:
Originally Posted by suhaas307 View Post
Aren't they the same ones on the XK-R? They can actually pass off as concept-car wheels! Great stuff!
No,the XK/XF-R come with different,but equally beautiful six spoke wheels 20 inchers.

OT- I see you're urging everybody to jump the Buckethead bandwagon!
AyAn! 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