Road Affair – Tushar Agarwal
Road Affair is an incredible journey by Tushar who leaves his career as an IT consultant to follow his dream. A dream to travelby road to amazing countries, highest mountains and remote places across the world. In the pursuit of fulfilling his dream Tushar creates three Limca Book of Records.
Paperback: 339 pages, 32 colour PP
Price: Rs. 295.00
Tushar drove from London to Delhi in 51 days covering 15 countries, he then takes another journey through the Himalayas and drives 5500kms non for 9 days 6 hours and 15 minutes and finally creates another record of driving the highest motorable road in the world at 18399 feet at Mana Pass.
Road Affair is an incredible travelogue recording 4 epic journeys undertaken by Tushar, (1). London to Delhi by Road , (2). Toyota Trans Himalayan Challenge, (3). Mana Pass-Highest motorable road in the world,(4). ASEAN India car rally.
This book is more than a travelogue, it’s a journey of life. Best explained in Tushar’s own words…
“Amidst the chaos & the crowds, a new dream was quietly born within me, At first, I laughed at it, then I accepted it, finally I embraced it. Before I knew it become a part of me and I wanted to see it for real Finally, we met, since then, I haven’t stopped smiling.”
ADVANCE PRAISE FOR ROAD AFFAIR
“An inspiring story of a Young Indian who followed his dreams, chalked his own path and made his country proud. Tushar’s “Road Affair” is an incredible journey that will surely give the readers sleepless nights thinking about their own dreams and how to go about accomplishing them.”
Naveen Jindal Chairman, Jindal Steel & Power, Hon. Member of Parliament
“Tushar’s Road Affair is an incredible saga of grit, vivaciousness and amazing driving force that makes the reader traverse these pages unstopped. A must read for those who believe in life.”
Hon. Member of Parliament, Leader Team India, ASEAN – India Car Rally 2012
“The book Road Affair is a very passionate account of a man’s love for the road and road trips. Many of us strive to travel and take a few holidays and call ourselves “well traveled”. But what Tushar Agarwal has done epitomizes travel. Reading this book will make you learn to respect the road and yearn for a road trip where the next U turn is in the next continent.”
Hari Singh, 5 Times National Rally Champion, 2000 Asia Zone Champion, G.M. Operations, JK Tyre Motorsports
“Tushar and his road journeys are an inspiration for all. When you travel like him, you come to respect this planet and nature. And develop an understanding love and respect for the different people you meet. And then you grow as a human being. His stories should be read and heard by all.”
Ajay Jain, Travel Photographer and Author(Peep Peep Don’t Sleep and other books), Kunzum.com
“The best way to see the world is through a windscreen and Tushar puts you in the driver’s seat with his very readable book, Road Affair. I admire Tushar for his passion for road travel and how he makes his dream job a reality.”
Hormazd Sorabjee Editor Autocar India
“This book has the potential to motivate any reader to try their hand at driving across borders. It has generated so much interest in me that now I can not stop myself from going on such journeys. No one can feel any discomfort, even on a bumpy ride, when Tushar is driving, which I have experienced when both of us were together in the 2nd ASEAN India Car Rally 2012.”
Jyoti Kailash, IAS, Resident Commissioner of Nagaland.