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Old January 22nd, 2009, 05:26 PM   #1
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Default Water Jeep. CHECK IT OUT JET POWERED

Check out the jeep on www.watercar.com kinda cool if I had an unlimited budget.
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Old January 22nd, 2009, 05:48 PM   #2
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Their website calls it the world's first amphibious Jeep. Um, no, what about the WWII Ford GPA?????
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Old January 22nd, 2009, 06:10 PM   #3
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Their website calls it the world's first amphibious Jeep. Um, no, what about the WWII Ford GPA?????
The Ford was a jeep?
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Old January 22nd, 2009, 08:45 PM   #4
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A regular vehicle would be better on the road, and off. A boat would be better in the water. There's a reason nobody buys this shit.
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Old January 22nd, 2009, 08:49 PM   #5
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I would like to see the price tag on one of these. This could be great if done right
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Old January 22nd, 2009, 09:03 PM   #6
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and it's ugly too
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Old January 22nd, 2009, 09:03 PM   #7
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Old January 22nd, 2009, 09:27 PM   #8
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I would like to see the price tag on one of these. This could be great if done right
Well I believe the custom sports car version goes for about $250,000. They actually have a place set up here in Michigan. I forget where though. Here is a link to their vehicle.
http://www.gibbstech.co.uk/aquada.php
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Old January 22nd, 2009, 09:33 PM   #9
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Ford made jeeps in WW2 with Willys go read a damn history book.
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Old January 22nd, 2009, 09:44 PM   #10
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I knew this, hence the after the x2. I was more so laughing and pointing at the statement special ed made about it.
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Old January 23rd, 2009, 12:53 AM   #11
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I knew this, hence the after the x2. I was more so laughing and pointing at the statement special ed made about it.

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Old January 23rd, 2009, 09:38 AM   #12
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Didnt they have a Jeep like that on the cartoon Mask?
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