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Production Of Worlds First High-Speed Sports Amphibian Begins In U.S.

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    AUBURN HILLS, MI – November 13, 2012 – The GIBBS Quadski, the world’s first high-speed sports amphibian, went into production at a new 54,000-square-foot Detroit-area assembly plant here today. The product of millions of research dollars and 15 years of development work at Gibbs Technologies and Gibbs Sports Amphibians, the Quadski is capable of reaching [...]
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    Digging this thread up...

    I just caught a recorded episode of Top Gear (original), Series 21 episode 2, where they featured the Gibbs Quadski. Cool thing was the show "sold" you on this being a quad first, then unknowing to the audience, ran the Gibbs quad into a lake where a James Bond'esque style of transformation occurred with Jeremy driving off on a jetski. Pretty interesting to see.
     
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    40 grand is a pretty steep price tag for a toy, admittedly though it would be the coolest toy on the block though...
     
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    Top Gear BBC, best show in the world,love it!
     
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