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Old 12-20-2014, 07:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Yep .. a turbo-charged triple to be built for the Canadian Army:

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Old 12-20-2014, 07:29 PM   #2 (permalink)
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That's pretty cool
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Old 12-20-2014, 10:45 PM   #3 (permalink)
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thought they were building a stealth sled that was a hybrid gas/battery combo battery for stealth mission

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thought they were building a stealth sled that was a hybrid gas/battery combo battery for stealth mission

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They did,it's pictured below
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lol

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21.3 million for 6 vehicles? Wtf... Could they not just retro fit a modern sled for 100k a pop?
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And two years later .... it's on snow!

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Interesting concept.

Low HP, high torque, and low heat.

Would take some serious clutching to get any top end performance out of it.
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