Five super amphibian cars

November 16, 2014 at 09:09

Volkswagen Tour 166
Volkswagen Tour 166, also known as Schwimmwagen – amphibious vehicle which the Nazis ordered from Ferdinand Porsche. In the summer of 1940, the Company F.

Schwimmwagen Pics

Schwimmwagen picture

Porsche RG received terms of reference, and in September was ready the first prototype.

LuAZ-967 pics

LuAZ-967 image

LuAZ-967
The order to create a similar car entered during the war between North and South Korea. Soviet Union supplied North Korea technique and found that the military is not very satisfied available to them transporters. There was a need for something more universal.

Amphicar 770 pics

Amphicar 770 picture

Amphicar 770
Natatorial Amphicar 770 convertible is perhaps one of the most recognizable amphibian cars. Model was produced in Germany from 1961 to 1968.

General Dynamics Amphibious Vehicle pics

General Dynamics Amphibious Vehicle pictures

General Dynamics Amphibious Vehicle
Company General Dynamics is proud of its status as one of the largest manufacturers of military equipment. In the line of the corporation, there are military amphibious vehicles. For example there is the model with unpretentious name Amphibious Vehicle released in 1964.

Lotus Esprit S1 pics

Lotus Esprit S1 picture

Lotus Esprit S1
Car if it can be called this way, took part in the filming of the episode “The Spy Who Loved Me” in 1977 with Roger Moore as James Bond. In the chase scene “Lotus” deftly evaded his pursuers, and then jumped into the water and left it on the beach under the admiring glances sunbathers.