The EarthCruiser Explorer XPR440, based on the Unimog U430, just might be the ultimate expedition vehicle. Featuring a front winch capable of pulling up to 19,841 lbs, solar panels, bike rack, and an optional hydraulic lifting system with four posts on the outside. Inside, you’ll find a sleeping area, full bathroom, air conditioning, a microwave, refrigerator-freezers and of course a washing machine. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.
“In the event of the apocalypse, owners needn’t worry too much as the XPR440 can store 860 liters (227 gallons) of water and 800 liters (211 gallons) of fuel. Mercedes says the latter figure gives the model a range of up to 3,500 km (2,174 miles). Besides the standard navigation system, the XPR440 can be equipped with five cameras that can record up to 45 days of footage and then broadcast it to the world. The engine produces up to 300 hp (223 kW / 304 PS) and it can be connected to either a manual or an automated manual transmission,” reports Car Scoops.