Can anyone question that having automobiles that can do more than just drive on the road are an interesting concept? This idea came about during World War II in the form of vehicles that were able to swim. Despite that during the 1960s most of these amazing amphibious automobiles were developed, the potential of a car that is capable of navigating waterways just like a boat goes on to draw in ambitious inventors. The following is a list of the 10 most extraordinary amphibious automobiles in the world.
1. Gibbs Quadski
Introducing first the Gibbs Quadski which is an amphibious vehicle that can function as one’s own personalized watercraft and ATV. It was first unveiled during October of 2012 by Gibbs Sports Amphibians. This Quadski is a 4-stroke, amphiquad which transforms into a personalized watercraft. On both land and water it boasts speeds of up to 72 km/h (45 mph), wheel retraction and a trademarked aquatic jet propulsion system. The Quadski is able to changeover between water and land in roughly five seconds. It makes use of Giffs’ High Speed Amphibian (HSA) innovation and consists of more than 300 patents and ones that are pending all around the world.