Think of ATV Sherp as a mini monster truck, equipped with oversized self-inflating tires, that can go anywhere. In addition to being amphibious, it can climb obstacles as high as 27.5-inches, and even traverse through a sandy desert. The 2,866-pound vehicle is powered by a 44.3 horsepower Kubota V1505 four-cylinder diesel engine, good for a top speed of 28mph on land and 4mph in water. Continue reading for another video and more information.
“On land, the massive wheels move like tank treads in that, they lock up or slow up one side to turn. Combine them with skid-steer and it can turn in its own length, as long as it is 8.2 feet apart from an object. Sherp is equip with a water heater, analog devices and display and halogen headlights. There is a devices that instantly drains water from the body of the vehicle when it is submerged in water. The cab seats two people, who use levers to steer and accelerate and slow the machine down,” according to Mail Online.