16 May 2013 to 23 May 2013: Trivandrum-Bangalore-Nagpur-Pune-Goa-Trivandrum, Odo 86159 km. I wanted to drive Linea to the Fiat Factory in Pune. I took a leave of a week and started the drive on 16 May 2016, Monday, after voting in the local assembly elections. I would visit my sister who works at Nagpur. People always said I was crazy to do this half-India trip in car! I was the lone driver. Sought help from HVK to find the hotels en-route. He mentioned my plan was over-ambitious ! Touched Goa, just for that sake. Day 1 - Trivandrum - Bangalore (690 kms) Day 2 - Bangalore - Nagpur (My first, and only, 1000+km drive) (1093.8km) Day 3 - Within Nagpur (84.5km) Day 4 - Nagpur - Pune (716.4km) Day 5 - Pune - Kolhapur (Visited Fiat Factory after a meeting at our Pune office) (297.1km) Day 6 - Kolhapur - Goa (360.6km) Crossed 85,000km while entering Goa from KA. Day 7 - Goa - Mangalore (434.4km) Day 8 - Mangalore - Trivandrum (645.6km) Total Distance 4321.4km, FE 16.6km, Drive time 83:44 hours; Avg Speed 51km/h Ready to start to Nagpur. Starting ODO Somewhere between Nagpur-Pune. We were experiencing "heat wave" for the first time. Outside temperature was about 45C. At the Republic's birth place : Fiat Factory, Pune. On the way to Goa. The trip data.