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GAZ-based amphibious car discovered in Russia
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 27, 2019 8:15 pm    Post subject: GAZ-based amphibious car discovered in Russia Reply with quote

Wow what a bonkers machine ...

https://www.rbth.com/science-and-tech/331338-amphibious-8wheel-soviet-car

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PostPosted: Thu Nov 28, 2019 11:38 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

It only weighs 1.5 tons, imagine seeing that in the 50's (or 60's) when it was first produced.

As it says he was an avid hunter, imagine being out hunting in a forest and you come across this!
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 29, 2019 2:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

mad but great
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