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Twin-Turbojet Firefighting Tank Is a Nightmarish Utility Vehicle with Soviet Roots
Twin-Turbojet Firefighting Tank Is a Nightmarish Utility Vehicle with Soviet Roots

5 Aug 2022, 19:29 UTC / Fight fire with fire, goes the old saying. Where better to find inspiration for a fiery incarnation of the aphorism than in the Soviet Union?

 
A Tank Is an Odd But Awesome Choice for a Grocery Getter, Soldier Proves
A Tank Is an Odd But Awesome Choice for a Grocery Getter, Soldier Proves

22 Jul 2022, 08:51 UTC / Gary Freeland owns and drives an FV106 Samson armored vehicle, says the biggest challenge is with filling it up to run errands around town

 
WWII Buffalo Tank Discovered Buried After 74 Years Will Be Drivable by Next Summer
WWII Buffalo Tank Discovered Buried After 74 Years Will Be Drivable by Next Summer

24 Jun 2022, 04:55 UTC / The WWII LVT was used during the Crowland floods as part of an LVT dam, was washed away and disappeared into a hole. It is now fully restored

 
59-Ton KF51 Panther Main Battle Tank Unleashed in Europe, Not Yet on the Battlefield
59-Ton KF51 Panther Main Battle Tank Unleashed in Europe, Not Yet on the Battlefield

14 Jun 2022, 13:10 UTC / German defense contractor Rheinmetall presented at the Eurosatory defense fair over in France its newest tank, the KF51 Panther

 
Robot Tank Firing at Cars and Other Targets Is the Stuff of Nightmares
Robot Tank Firing at Cars and Other Targets Is the Stuff of Nightmares

14 Jun 2022, 12:08 UTC / Milrem Robotics and Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace successfully test the Protector Remote Turret on the Type-X Robotic Combat Vehicle

 
DIYers Turn a Tesla Model 3 Into an Off-Road Tank With Tracks and 31" of Ground Clearance
DIYers Turn a Tesla Model 3 Into an Off-Road Tank With Tracks and 31" of Ground Clearance

15 May 2022, 11:00 UTC / A Model 3 gets an upgrade in wheels, being turned into the "ultimate off-road Tesla", with gigantic chain tracks and a ground clearance of 31"

 
Times Are Tough, Buy Yourself a 1943 Chrysler M4A4 Sherman Tank
Times Are Tough, Buy Yourself a 1943 Chrysler M4A4 Sherman Tank

29 Apr 2022, 17:07 UTC / At this point, nothing’s surprising us anymore. People will sell and buy exactly what they want, but this army legend is worth at least a look

 
Detailers Must Clean a Rolls-Royce-Powered Tank, They Get Creative
Detailers Must Clean a Rolls-Royce-Powered Tank, They Get Creative

18 Apr 2022, 19:55 UTC / How often do you see a tank getting cleaned? We reckon the occasion seldom reveals itself. You can witness it now and tell your friends about it

 
100 Modernized T-72 Tanks Reportedly Vanish, as “Thieves” Just Drive Off With Them
100 Modernized T-72 Tanks Reportedly Vanish, as “Thieves” Just Drive Off With Them

15 Apr 2022, 11:29 UTC / Polish media is reporting that the tanks were held in warehouses in Lublin, close to the border with Ukraine. An investigation is in no rush

 
Ford Crown Victoria Fires Up V12 Tank Engine, Is Almost Ready to Hit 236 MPH
Ford Crown Victoria Fires Up V12 Tank Engine, Is Almost Ready to Hit 236 MPH

2 Apr 2022, 13:31 UTC / The Meteor Interceptor is almost ready to head on out to the track, where it will attempt to blow past the 200 mph barrier with its tank-sourced V12 engine

 
A Firefighter's Dream! Meet Big Wind, a Tank With Jet Engines That's a Fire Truck
A Firefighter's Dream! Meet Big Wind, a Tank With Jet Engines That's a Fire Truck

27 Mar 2022, 20:46 UTC / It’s not from a movie, nor from a science-fiction project. This fire truck really is a former tank that uses repurposed jet engines to extinguish fires

 
The Legendary Ukrainian Farmer and the Things His Tractor Can Tow
The Legendary Ukrainian Farmer and the Things His Tractor Can Tow

14 Mar 2022, 12:33 UTC / The Ghost of Kyiv and the Ukrainian Farmer are two of the mythical heroes the war in Ukraine gave birth to in just three weeks

 
This One-Off 1942 Cadillac Speedster Hides a Tank Engine Under the Hood
This One-Off 1942 Cadillac Speedster Hides a Tank Engine Under the Hood

2 Mar 2022, 12:43 UTC / While not an authentic Cadillac, this tribute to 1920s race cars relies on one of the company's vintage tank engines to move around

 
Kanye West Sold His Custom Ripsaw EV2 Tank to the Diesel Brothers
Kanye West Sold His Custom Ripsaw EV2 Tank to the Diesel Brothers

1 Feb 2022, 05:11 UTC / Dave Sparks says he and Dave Kiley have been pals with Kanye for a while, so he reached out to them when he wanted to unload the tank

 
Russian Armed Forces Gearing Up for the 2022 World-Famous Tank Biathlon
Russian Armed Forces Gearing Up for the 2022 World-Famous Tank Biathlon

3 Jan 2022, 11:11 UTC / A new year, a new season for Russia's unique military sports competition, where the Tank Biathlon is the most highly-anticipated event

 
44-Lb. RC Tank Claims to Have a Better Power-to-Weight Ratio Than a Ferrari 458
44-Lb. RC Tank Claims to Have a Better Power-to-Weight Ratio Than a Ferrari 458

30 Dec 2021, 12:01 UTC / Boasting a top speed of 35 mph (56 kph) and a rugged construction, the XRC Brawler is dubbed the highest-performing 1/5th scale RC tank on the market

 
Rezvani's Luxury Armored “Tanks” Come in Fancy Military Edition Togs, Even the 6x6s
Rezvani's Luxury Armored “Tanks” Come in Fancy Military Edition Togs, Even the 6x6s

15 Dec 2021, 16:08 UTC / Rezvani Motors has been around since 2014, while its Beast and Tank models have arrived in 2014 and 2017, respectively. As for Hercules, it's almost brand-new

 
50 Cent Starts Filming for Expendable 4, Stands on a Tank for Fun
50 Cent Starts Filming for Expendable 4, Stands on a Tank for Fun

9 Nov 2021, 16:53 UTC / 50 Cent is back to his career as an actor, and just started filming for Expendables 4. To commemorate that, he posed standing on a tank

 
The Jaeger-C Robotic Vehicle Can Ambush and Destroy Tanks in Full Goliath Mode
The Jaeger-C Robotic Vehicle Can Ambush and Destroy Tanks in Full Goliath Mode

5 Nov 2021, 09:55 UTC / This uncrewed wheeled platform that is capable of watching, harassing and attacking tanks, was inspired by the WWII German Goliath

 
Driving a Tank With Your Toddler on the Streets of Vietnam Is Okay If You're This Guy
Driving a Tank With Your Toddler on the Streets of Vietnam Is Okay If You're This Guy

26 Oct 2021, 16:28 UTC / Taking a drive on local streets in a tank, with his kid by his side, is just business as usual for this Vietnamese artist.