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Old 12-12-2008, 01:26 PM   #1
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.although some US dealers might be nice! Indian firm Mahindra and Mahindra showed this tasty little neo-Willys at the recent Bologna auto show. The the 12-foot long, 1.5 ton off-roader concept sports a 2.5 liter diesel four, making 108 hp and 250 Nm. And since it is just a concept, that’s about all the info that could dig up.
Studie mit Jeep Willys-Anklängen

Der indische Autohersteller Mahindra lässt den klassischen Willys Jeep neu aufleben. Zur Motor Show in Bologna hat das Unternehmen den ähnlich gezeichneten Thar präsentiert.






Das Open-Air-Modell, das noch als Studie geführt wird, ist nach Angaben des Unternehmens knapp vier Meter lang und wiegt rund 1,5 Tonnen.

Der Viersitzer mit Faltverdeck wird von einem Vierzylinder-Common-Rail-Diesel mit 2,5 Litern Hubraum und 108 PS angetrieben. Das Aggregat erreicht ein maximales Drehmoment von 250 Newtonmetern. Angaben zu Fahrleistungen, Verbrauch undSerienaussichten machte das Unternehmen noch nicht.


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Old 12-12-2008, 01:34 PM   #2
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2.5 litre turbo diesel willies? Sweet.

Although I can only make out about half the write up, my German is poor.
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Old 12-12-2008, 04:31 PM   #3
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nasioc doesnt read german, you lazy bastard.
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Old 12-12-2008, 05:44 PM   #4
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they might want to tweak the grille design to avoid the lawyers, but otherwise, bang on!
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Old 12-12-2008, 06:05 PM   #5
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They've been producing these GP/Jeep reproductions, albeit different engines, in India since WWII - first with Willys, then with Jeep - so they must have some type of an arrangement with Chrysler.
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Old 12-12-2008, 06:06 PM   #6
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Mahindra has been making Jeep copies (with permission) for many years.
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Old 12-12-2008, 06:10 PM   #7
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around 15 years ago when I was a kid, we used to get this body style model by Mahindra in India, it used to be called the Jeep Commander, then india became capitalist and Mahindra had to remove the use of the name Jeep.
Not sure what the engine spec was for it then as I was only a kid and more interested in powerful cars like Toyota corolla's and Honda civic's
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Old 12-12-2008, 06:12 PM   #8
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that thing has no clearance!
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Old 12-15-2008, 12:50 AM   #9
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The open air model, which is led still as study, is scarcely four meters long according to data of the enterprise and weighs approximately 1.5 tons. The four seater with fold-cover of a Vierzylinder Common Rail Diesel with 2,5 litres capacity and 108 HP one propels. The aggregate achieves a maximum torque of 250 Newtonmeters. To road performances, consumption and series prospects the enterprise did not give data yet.

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Old 12-16-2008, 01:22 AM   #10
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So it looks like a CJ would be a better buy.

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