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Accession number 1996-130
Collection Peninsula Times Tribune Photographs
Catalog Number 1996-130-446
Object Name Print, Photographic
Date 1986/07/16
Year Range from 1980
Year Range to 1990
Title Next Jeep?
Description "Marina, Calif. July 16, 1986--NEXT JEEP?--Rick Rodriquez of Marina makes unusual sight driving an amphbious, 27,000 lb. vehicle, He and Don Nichols of Pebble Beach have been working to perfect the vehicle for 6 years, hoping it'll replace no longer used jeeps of Army & Marine Corps. The vehicle had paddles on the wheels so it'll drive in rivers, etc. and it's designed to be remote controlled to be used as a robot assault vehicle. It was designed by Shadow grand prix race car designer Victor Morris of England. They say it'll sell for about $30,000.
Photographer Peterson, Clay
People Rodriguez, Rick
Print size 7 x 8.5
Credit line Transferred from the City of Palo Alto