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Is it a Car? Is it a Boat? Is it Worth 200k?
The Python water car is is the fastest amphibious vehicle ever sold.
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Off Off Road

Meet the car that thinks it's a speedboat. The Python water car is is the fastest amphibious vehicle ever sold - its makers claim that it can hit 60 mph on the water.

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Out to Sea

It goes from 0 to 60 mph in just 4.5 seconds. No road required. 

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Party Car....Uh, I Mean Boat!

At the flick of a switch, the driver can put the gears into neutral and turn on the jet drive. A push of a button will raise the wheels.

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Speedy González

Then, the $200,000 car can be driven into the waves.

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Racing the Boats

The five-seat 3,800-pound machine is powered by a V8 engine from a Chevrolet Corvette.

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Looking Good

The Python is the creation of Dave March, of the California-based firm WaterCar.

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Changing Gears

"I wasn't interested in previous amphibious vehicles that just floated around." Dave March of the California-based firm WaterCar

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From Water to Road

"I was interested in designing a high-performance car that could plane, to reach freeway speeds on water." Dave March, of the California-based firm WaterCar

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Dawn of the Amphibious Car

Another product sold by WaterCar is the Gator kit, which creates an amphibious JEEP look-alike.

According to WaterCar's website, assembling the Gator is a piece of cake:

"All you need from WaterCar is a Gator Body and the Patented WaterCar Transmission, all other parts can be gathered from a Volkswagen donor car or bought right off the shelf from an aftermarket parts manufacturer." 

 

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All Decked Out

Each Python is built one at a time.

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Like a Glove

"From a choice of over 60,000 exterior colors and 4,000 interior colors/finishes, to the exact seat/pedal/shifter placement, tailored to perfectly fit the owner. Every detail, every curve, every screw, everything on this vehicle is built exclusively for you, truly to be one of a kind!" WaterCar.com

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Is it a Car? Is it a Boat? Is it Worth 200k?

The Python water car is is the fastest amphibious vehicle ever sold.

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