Extreme AMPHIBIOUS Russian offroad vehicle: Aton-Impulse VIKING-2992

4x4xAMPHIBIOUS, VIKING combines the best of extreme off-road with amphibious capability. The ATON IMPULSE VIKING-2992 is a unique special purpose vehicle, ideal for heavy industry, exploration, arctic use, flood-relief, NGOs, rescue and emergency services. VIKING is the only amphibious off-road vehicle in the world to have passed through certification to meet UN/ECE regulations for unrestricted ON-ROAD USE. VIKING’s world-leading amphibious capabilities are based around its purpose-designed flotation construction, centrally mounted engine and powerful water-jet propulsion enable it to ford open water at speeds of up to 15 km/h. Off-road, VIKING is overwhelmingly superior to comparable amphibians, with cross-country ability akin to tracked vehicles. High maneuverability, turn-over resistance and endurance provide safety and comfort in remote or hazardous areas. With a curb weight of only 1.46 tonnes, riding on giant 1300x600x533 tires, VIKING’s exceptionally low ground pressure enables to “float” on soft snow surfaces and avoids damage to sensitive environments. VIKING has independent pneumatic front and rear wheel suspension with adjustable clearance and a tire air-pressure adjustment system operable from the cab while driving the vehicle. VIKING’s top speed on-road is 50 mph at 16.8 mpg; off-road at 11.8 mpg. On-road speed is limited by the tires (cost 0 each) which are rated to 50 mph. ATON IMPULSE is bringing out new custom tires rated to 62 mph, as well as bullet

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25 Responses to Extreme AMPHIBIOUS Russian offroad vehicle: Aton-Impulse VIKING-2992

  1. LeeTheWatcher July 2, 2011 at 4:02 pm #

    @raginroadrunner Lol so more small-man syndromers can purchase them and ride them around suburbia? You’re a true American thinker.

  2. jeep4jeep July 3, 2011 at 9:44 am #

    @raginroadrunner
    The running gear and engine are all Russian LADA NIVA, and we had them in the UK, not changed for 30 years (usual communism crap).
    They were truly rubbish, HOWEVER on a positive, putting a Jeep 3.0 CRD engine and tranny in this would be a truly awsome combination.

  3. raginroadrunner July 3, 2011 at 11:56 am #

    Us Yanks can’t get out of our own way when it comes to new vehicle concepts….the big three no longer hire auto engineers… just computer punchers…Thx…RR

  4. aramax1001 July 3, 2011 at 3:56 pm #

    Now, THIS is a really cute, cool car!! You just wanna go up to it, and hug it!! (Then DRIVE it!!)

  5. TheThh July 4, 2011 at 5:13 am #

    @raginroadrunner too big for americans

  6. raginroadrunner July 4, 2011 at 8:10 am #

    Too big for Americans??? yur ass…we got em bigger and better. This is the USA…ain’t nobody can outspend us Yanks…

  7. JustM3nt0s July 4, 2011 at 11:38 pm #

    Now thats a real meaning of a monster car 😀

  8. danny1glazier July 6, 2011 at 3:13 am #

    It’s a beast! Lol it looks like a giant bullfrog

  9. 1cabroncito July 6, 2011 at 5:05 am #

    Ho sing that song?

  10. ThaRealGecko July 6, 2011 at 10:51 am #

    @raginroadrunner Yeah bigger and better, and wastes tons of gas becouse of its brute power. Welcome global warming….

  11. ilion12345 July 6, 2011 at 1:17 pm #

    turn radius? Is it in the kilometer range at least? Imagine doing a three point in a neighborhood, or parallel parking.

  12. raginroadrunner July 6, 2011 at 2:51 pm #

    Horse hockey….you have no proof..go eat a tree…RR

  13. raginroadrunner July 6, 2011 at 2:52 pm #

    @ThaRealGecko ..horsecrap..you have no proof…go eat a tree…RR

  14. pudransemarikas July 6, 2011 at 11:02 pm #

    fucking gay shit musik good job moron

  15. TroopperFoFo July 7, 2011 at 3:14 am #

    Zombie apocalypse survival vehicle??

  16. yngaussie July 7, 2011 at 4:19 pm #

    @ThaRealGecko Global warming is a natural occurance & is not caused by humans you dumb-ass tree huggin hippy

  17. ThaRealGecko July 7, 2011 at 5:36 pm #

    @yngaussie Your comment shows ur intel. plz go back to school for your own good. Have u seen my chanel?? i dont think hippies do burnouts u dumb fuck…

  18. Mihaitasr July 7, 2011 at 10:02 pm #

    Hey look, it also runs on airplane tires 🙂

  19. WickdPerfekT July 9, 2011 at 2:51 pm #

    shit just LOOKS Russian.

  20. roflwhatatube July 9, 2011 at 10:11 pm #

    @raginroadrunner yes but imagine the import chare…phoah phenominal.

  21. raginroadrunner July 9, 2011 at 11:43 pm #

    The Russians import their farm tractors to the US..so why not their SUV’s???..so do the Koreans, Japanese, French, British..hell..bring em all in here and lets see what happens…

  22. SADAHM1 July 10, 2011 at 3:09 pm #

    Beautiful! A Dream!

  23. repnmaori July 10, 2011 at 7:17 pm #

    all we need now is a vehicle that flies…..

  24. schecterman123 July 11, 2011 at 12:25 am #

    but in all fairness, you can buy a good condition ww2 tank for £7,000 in the UK, something tells me this will be a touch more

    plus a tank is free of congestion charge in cites, thankyou ross noble!

  25. manidontgiveafuck July 11, 2011 at 7:51 am #

    @AmphibiousOffRoad wats the deepest snow it can handle?