You know those massive dumper trucks you see hauling ridiculous amounts of earth around huge open cast mines. Well now there is a new super dump truck, the Belarusian Belaz 75710. Rated to carry 450 metric tons, rolling on eight 12′ tyres, powered by two 130L 16-cylinder turbocharged diesel engines. Yes you read that correctly, two engines bigger then most cars, each producing 2,300 hp, for a combine total of 4,600 hp and a mind blowing 13,738 lb ft of torque. All this power only equates to a maximum speed of 40mph, but when your lugging 450 tons up a grade that pretty impressive.
I can't recall where it all started, possibly the desire to own a beautiful classic car that was a bit different. I already own...