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Old 10th February 2016, 09:56 AM
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If you're going to have a 4x4, have one, don't mess around with the pretend stuff that'll get stuck as soon as you touch one wheel on wet grass with a horse box on the back. You'll end up asking someone with a Rangie to pull you out
You'll only end up wanting more space anyway plus if you box clever you can have somewhere for over nighters.


You know it makes sense
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Old 10th February 2016, 03:22 PM
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Is that a Unimog?
Damn I forgot about those. Yes definitely get a Unimog, that's the grand moggie of all offroaders

There's even a 4-door version

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Old 10th February 2016, 03:25 PM
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How about a Sherp ATV?

http://truckyeah.jalopnik.com/the-ru...r-5-1758030433

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Old 11th February 2016, 09:54 AM
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Is that a Unimog?
Damn I forgot about those. Yes definitely get a Unimog, that's the grand moggie of all offroaders

There's even a 4-door version
It's not a Unimog, It's a DAF. Unimog's are awesome buuuut they are very expensive, unless you opt for one as old as your photo, but then it's old and very agri, awkward to drive, noisy and hot, they are basically a fast tractor even have a PTO.

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I've never seen one of those before what a cool bit of kit, though i wouldn't want to drive down a tarmac road on those tyres.

It reminds me a bit in the way it moves of a old Fordson tractor conversion that used 2 screws 1 each side, the Russians i think developed it further into a little truck, really good in the snow.
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Even has optional LED lights for 115 and additional fuel tanks in tyres 50lx4 for about the same amount each.
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I love the way you've all turned Mike's search for a road going 4x4 into an army assault course vehicle!!
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If you're going to have a 4x4, have one, don't mess around with the pretend stuff that'll get stuck as soon as you touch one wheel on wet grass with a horse box on the back. You'll end up asking someone with a Rangie to pull you out
You'll only end up wanting more space anyway plus if you box clever you can have somewhere for over nighters.



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I knew you would pipe up soon Dezzy.
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Old 15th February 2016, 08:56 AM
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I knew you would pipe up soon Dezzy.
You know it makes sense you should have snapped up the Land8 while you had the chance.
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With its giant custom tires and the skid-steer, it can also turn in its own length
I think I know where they got the inspiration for that design ...













Hey CtL, there's your answer ....




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And then which one of the Banana Splits will he look like?

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