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Volkswagen Schwimmwagen Type 166

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The Schwimmwagen (swimming car) 166 was capable of fording lakes or rivers, using a screw drive on the rear of the car‘s fuselage (hull.) It was based on the Kss∫belwagen, also made by Volkswagen. Essentially it was a VW Beelte that could swim. Over 15,000 were built.
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Photographer Jason McDonald
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Caption Author Jason McDonald
Date Photographed January 01, 2006
Location IWM Duxford
City Duxford
State or Province Cambridgeshire
Country United Kingdom
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