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Amphibious Vehicle - Amphicar


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While flying cars remain mostly grounded, seemingly always “in testing,” the world’s first – and only, so far – mass-produced amphibious passenger car celebrates its 55th birthday this year. Alas, the German-built Amphicar only survived briefly, sinking from the market after roughly 3,900 were sold from 1961 through ‘68, nearly 80 percent in North America.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2016/04/22/sink-or-swim