ZIL 49061!

When most Westerners think of ZIL, we think of the vehicles that carried top Party apparatchiks to their weekend dachas. But ZIL also has also constructed some fantastical trucks — for example, the scary-crazy 2906 screw-motivated machine, as well as this stonking amphibious 49061, a six-by-six that has undoubtedly run down many a piddly ZAZ. Heck, it might've even sunk a few destroyers, for all we know.



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Brian, The Life of

Not a back turning radius for such a behemoth. Wish the video would've shown it taking a swim, though.