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Longest trip covered by TFIans in a single strech

Discussion in 'Hangout' started by sungoa2010, Aug 21, 2012.

  1. sathishgv

    sathishgv Regolare

    Paradip, odisha
    Grande Punto 1.3 90 HP
    If taking rest in the car for 2-3 hrs during a trip qualifies for short breaks then, my longest drive would be from Paradip to Thiruvarur, a total distance of 1758 kms covered in 45 hrs approx and again covering the 1745 kms distance during my return trip in 43 hrs approx. The details can be found here.
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  2. pradeepsangwan

    pradeepsangwan Amatore

    Bhiwani, Gurgaon
    Grande Punto 1.3
    I have covered approx 2200km(Gurgaon to Goa) last new year in day and night driving without any stop other than fuel, food and comfort break. But we were 2 drivers ;) started at 27th Dec2013 7:30pm from Gurgaon and reached GOA on 29thDec2013 5:30 am
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  3. shashanknathani

    shashanknathani Superiore

    802 kms in 12 hours

    Started from Pune at 6:30 am and reached Ujjain at 6:30 pm.

    Next day completed the remaining 450kms to reach my destination Gwl.
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  4. Roadking

    Roadking Amatore

    Bangalore KA
    Longest trip covered in my Punto was from Udaipur to Bangalore in 26 hours flat covering a distance of 1748 as per ODO, left Udaipur at 8pm and reached Yeshwanthpur at 10pm next day
  5. ramjn

    ramjn Staff Member Janitor

    Linea 1.3
    Amazing drivers, amazing drives. :)

    I just compiled a list of top 10 drives by TFI'ians in a Fiat. If you feel I have missed any drives who fit into this list, please feel free to add. I would update this list from time to time.

    Rule - Single stretch, One driver, Fiat Car. Short breaks are fine.

    And the Top Ten (Kms - TFI Handle - Stretch - Drive time) drives are,

    1. 1783 - nkrishnap - Bangalore to Udaipur - 20 hours
    2. 1758 - sathishgv - Thiruvarur to Paradip - 45 hours
    3. 1755 - J Ravi - Mt. Abu to Bangalore - 25.29 hours
    4. 1748 - Roadking - Udaipur to Bangalore - 26 hours
    5. 1745 - sathishgv - Paradip to Thiruvarur - 43 hours
    6. 1583 - J Ravi - Nagpur to Amritsar - 36.5 hours
    7. 1563 - wolverine_arnab - Puri to Bangalore - 32 hours
    8. 1451 - nkrishnap - Delhi to Mumbai - 13.5 hours
    9. 1350 - Ravi - Rambha (Odisha) to Bangalore - 15 hours
    10. 1318 - Himanshukumar - Surat to Bangalore - 21 hours
  6. linea7361

    linea7361 Timido

    :)The longest trip for me usually from Thane to Kankavli (Malvan).546km..one of my friends native place so we keep going .... Starting time around 11.30pm from Thane with two three tea breaks at pune, kolhapur, internal road at Gaganbawda..as post kolhapur internal roads are mixed of ghats and village small roads recahed there at around 6.45am. But its treat to drive on this highway in night super smooth roads with FE around 19km/lit speed 100 to 110.
    Planning for a Mumbai Bangalore (Majestic) soon...:)
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  7. sathishgv

    sathishgv Regolare

    Paradip, odisha
    Grande Punto 1.3 90 HP
    Amazing average speeds too!!!!
  8. shashanknathani

    shashanknathani Superiore

    I did do a real long trip as per my standards.

    Did Gwalior to Shirdi in total 18 hours.

    Steering time = 16 hrs.
    Kms covered = 1065kms
    Avg. speed = 66kmph
    Mileage = 17.9 kmpl on the ODO

    Started at 8:00 AM from Gwalior and reached Shirdi at 2:00 AM. I was thinking how our top 10 list people managed so much. I was feeling sleepy after driving for 16 hours with two lunch and dinner breaks of an hour each.
    --- Double Post Merged, Oct 28, 2014 ---
    What were you driving mate? Avg speed of 107kmph and that too on extremely crowded highway. Please give some tips on time of the day and anything that you did special.
  9. Sumit

    Sumit Superiore

    my longest drive has been last year in nov when i did munger to chennai via GQ. i travelled around 2300km in 60 hrs with only one break at kharagpur. it was only me, my wife and my four year old daughter . and ofcourse my ever reliable Punto. this year i have done 6.5k in about ten days going to goa via hyderabad , goa, coorg, mysore, chennai and then back to munger.
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  10. GirishRaghu

    GirishRaghu Amatore

    MH-15 / MH-04
    Grande Punto 1.3 90 HP
    Did quite a long one, earlier this month during Navratri, at least as per my standards

    Thane -> Ganapatipule via NH17. 390 kms. Took me around 13 hours. :(
    The road was pathetic for first 120 kilometers or so and improved after that but was fraught with sporadic broken stretches.

    Return -
    Ganapatipule -> Thane via NH4. 520 kms. Took 13 hours. Awesome road. A real treat :)

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