Kendall_Jones New Reader
July 17, 2009 8:52 p.m.
Rufledt New Reader
July 18, 2009 12:06 a.m.

last time i checked, that sailboat failed miserably! twice!

neon4891 SuperDork
July 18, 2009 12:08 a.m.

better off with a P-up and an outboard

Rufledt New Reader
July 18, 2009 12:10 a.m.

definitly. though that van sure looked cool. right up until it capsized...

mad_machine SuperDork
July 18, 2009 12:22 a.m.

as if a car was not already a money pit.. put a mast and a rudder and it becomes a hole in the water in which you pour money

Grtechguy SuperDork
July 18, 2009 8:07 a.m.

Good thing I don't have $400

GregTivo Reader
July 18, 2009 9:43 a.m.

In reply to Rufledt:

it worked for a while on the lake before sinking. Of course I like Jeremy's Toyboata the best.

Rufledt New Reader
July 18, 2009 10:27 a.m.

In reply to GregTivo:

it didn't make it out of the harbor to france! and honestly, who wants a home-brew amphibious car that can't make it successfully (and hilariously) to another country via the sea?

maroon92 SuperDork
July 19, 2009 4:41 p.m.

I have to cars too....

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