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What would Jesus drive? The Terra Wind amphibious RV

Posted October 29, 2007 3:23 PM

From SCI FI Tech:

Most of us are familiar with various goofy little amphibious vehicles that are good for a lark. But this one is guaranteed to induce shore-side heart attacks the first time you drive it head-first into the lake at the campground. Built by a company that's actually called Cool Amphibious Manufacturers International, I still wonder at times if it's all just one big elaborate joke. Rather than starting with an existing RV and plugging up any holes, the folks at Cool Amphibious have built the Terra Wind to be more like a boat that just happens to drive on land. With its twin 19-inch screws it can hit 7 knots on water, while it will top 85 mph on terra firma. A fold-down rear platform makes fishing and swimming easy, and you can even use the slide-outs while out on the water. The main hitch I see is the $850,000 starting price ($1.2 million as pictured). For that kind of money, you could spend years traveling between luxury hotels in your Ferrari, while renting yachts as needed.

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10/29/2007 9:41 PM

The title is obviously not written by a Christain.

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10/30/2007 5:58 AM

Why not? I'm Christened, and I have a sense of humour.

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10/30/2007 8:40 AM

I agree. The title is in poor taste. And it would also be in poor taste if it referred to Mohammed, Buddha or Moses.

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10/30/2007 10:51 AM

Just because it's poor taste doesn't mean it's not funny! (Alright, I know it's not funny at all, but I'm trying to say, lets all grow up, be a little less sensitive, and learn to accept that other peoples clumsy attempts at humour just are not intentionally or inherently malicious.)

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10/30/2007 10:40 AM

1) I don't think Jesus would have selected something that expensive and flashy.

2) Jesus himself wanted people to us his name in any context.

3) I think Moses even took part in motor racing. If I remember correctly it is somewhere said that "Moses went forth in his triumph" and "Moses leaded in triumph"

Do Triumph still make cars?

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10/30/2007 10:53 AM

Do Triumph still make cars?

NO! (Thank the Diety of your choice!)

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10/30/2007 5:39 PM

For years I have been sketching ideas for this. Although mine is MUCH better. I'm still ahead of 'em. Wait no....they have one working. Ok, mine's still better.

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