A video posted on YouTube captures a unique RV-boat hybrid vehicle known as a “BoaterHome” launching at a boat ramp. The vehicle consists of a 1986 Ford E-Series van, while the rear is a 28-foot power boat that contains living quarters for both land and water use.
Gibbs Humdinga: High Speed Amphibian Vehicle
The Humdinga by Gibbs Amphitrucks is a rugged high speed 23-foot amphibian vehicle with a 350 horsepower diesel engine (gasoline engine option) and twin jet drives. This amphibious truck boat (which Gibbs’ calls an Amphitruck) is constantly in four wheel drive. It is capable of going up to 130 km/h (80 mph) on land and more than 48 km/h (30 mph)… Continue reading Gibbs Humdinga: High Speed Amphibian Vehicle
Hexhog: All-terrain Wheelchair
Hexhog is an electric off-road wheelchair that offers unprecedented access to extreme terrain. The vehicle has been designed to bring together the functional attributes of a powered wheelchair and ATV in one aesthetic package. The six-wheeled, battery-powered vehicle can run for 13 to 19 km ( 8 to 12 miles), depending on terrain, and a full charge should take… Continue reading Hexhog: All-terrain Wheelchair
Amphicruiser: Amphibious 4WD Powered By Toyota Land Cruiser
The Amphicruiser is a custom built amphibious four-wheel drive vehicle, which is powered by a 4.2-liter Toyota Land Cruiser engine that includes an onboard water jet that can be driven up a river or out to sea. The vehicle drives like a regular 4×4 on land, easily holding freeway speeds, but proceeds at a modest 8 mph (13 km/h)… Continue reading Amphicruiser: Amphibious 4WD Powered By Toyota Land Cruiser