Sheikh skep enorme rybare Hummer (met 'n TWEE-VERDIEPING binnekant)

Hom-geloofwaardig! Kar-mal sheikh skep 21½ voet hoog, 46ft-lange volledig rybare Hummer (met 'n TWEE-VERDIEPING binnekant)

  • Die afmetings is ongelooflik: 46 voete in lengte, 20 voete in breedte en 21 feet in height
  • It was commissioned by Sheikh Hamad Bin Hamdan Al Nahyan, a car-mad Emirati royal and billionaire
  • It is the world’s biggest Hummer H1 with stairs, a toilet with a sink and a guest space with a 360 view spread out over two stories
  • It is fully driveable and was driven on the roads of the United Arab Emirates on its way to its home in the Sharjah Off Road History Museum
  • A car-mad sheikh has built the world’s biggest Hummer H1, with stairs, a toilet with a sink and a guest space with a 360 view spread out over two stories.

    The behemoth vehicle boasts a height of 21.6ft (6.6m), a length of 46ft (14m) and a width of 20ft (6m), and it is fully drivable.

    Dubbed the Hummer H1 X3, the incredible monster truck was commissioned by Sheikh Hamad Bin Hamdan Al Nahyanalso known as Rainbow Sheikha billionaire member of the Emirati koninklike familie, and the equivalent of the mayor of Abu-Dhabi.

    It will take pride of place in his Sharjah Off Road History Museum in the UAE, where the sheikh holds the Guinness World record for largest collection of 4×4 voertuie, by 718 modelle.

    The monster reaches a height of 21.6ft (6.6m), a length of 46ft (14m) and a width of 20ft (6m), and it is fully drivable. A normal-size humvee can fit underneath it

    The monster reaches a height of 21.6ft (6.6m), a length of 46ft (14m) and a width of 20ft (6m), and it is fully drivable. A normal-size humvee can fit underneath it

    This Hummer H1, known as the X3, has stairs, a toilet with a sink and a guest space with a 360 view spread out over two stories

    This Hummer H1, known as the X3, has stairs, a toilet with a sink and a guest space with a 360 view spread out over two stories

    It will take pride of place in his Sharjah Off Road History Museum in the UAE, where the sheikh holds the Guinness World record for largest collection of 4x4 vehicles, by 718 modelle

    It will take pride of place in his Sharjah Off Road History Museum in the UAE, where the sheikh holds the Guinness World record for largest collection of 4×4 voertuie, by 718 modelle

    Sheikh Hamad Bin Hamdan Al Nahyan - also known as Rainbow Sheikh - is a billionaire member of the Emirati royal family, and the equivalent of the mayor of Abu-Dhabi

    The Rainbow Sheikh, a member of the Emirati family, also holds a Guinness World Record for the largest number of 4×4 vehicles in the world

    Sheikh Hamad Bin Hamdan Al Nahyanalso known as Rainbow Sheikhis a billionaire member of the Emirati royal family, and the equivalent of the mayor of Abu-Dhabi

    Members of the public were left picking up their jaws from the floor when the X3 was driven to the Sharjah Off Road History Museum on public roads.

    Built on the frame of U.S Army LARC-LX steel-hulled amphibious cargo vehicle, it runs with four diesel enginesone for each wheel.

    Capable of a top speed of 32km/h, the museum says it is ‘three times bigger than a normal Hummer H1 by scale and 27 times by volume.

    The size of the X3 is belied by the perspective of this photo - in reality it is three times bigger than a normal Hummer H1 by scale and 27 times by volume

    The size of the X3 is belied by the perspective of this photoin reality it is three times bigger than a normal Hummer H1 by scale and 27 times by volume

    A team of workers are needed to help guide and manoeuvre the giant vehicle when it is out on the roads of the United Arab Emirates

    A team of workers are needed to help guide and manoeuvre the giant vehicle when it is out on the roads of the United Arab Emirates

    The X3 dutifully obeys traffic rules and stops at sign, while a worker stands to the left of shot to give guidance to the driver

    The X3 dutifully obeys traffic rules and stops at sign, while a worker stands to the left of shot to give guidance to the driver

    A normal Hum Vee is a large and powerful four-wheel drive vehicle, but it is absolutely dwarfed by the hummer X3

    A normal Hum Vee is a large and powerful four-wheel drive vehicle, but it is absolutely dwarfed by the hummer X3

    There were incredible scenes as the mega car takes to roads normally occuped by regular cars

    The giant X3 made a journey along the roads of the UAE from the site of its construction to its eventual home in Sharjah 30km north of Dubai

    The sheikh is popular for having incredible car designs built that wow the populace in the car-crazy emirate located along the Persian Gulf

    The sheikh is popular for having incredible car designs built that wow the populace in the car-crazy emirate located along the Persian Gulf

    A worker helps direct the driver of the X3 as it moves

    They are very careful not to put a dent in other cars on the road

    It was scene driving to its home in the Sharjah Off Road History Museum in the UAE, causing incredible scenes of shock and awe among members of the public

    By 20 voete breed, the mammoth hummer takes up both lanes of the road, causing ample disruption to other drivers when it is taken out

    By 20 voete breed, the mammoth hummer takes up both lanes of the road, causing ample disruption to other drivers when it is taken out

    An entire lane of the highway was closed off to allow the monster vehicle to make its journey to the Sharjah Off Road History Museum

    An entire lane of the highway was closed off to allow the monster vehicle to make its journey to the Sharjah Off Road History Museum

    The gargantuan interior is spread over two floors, both of which are still being worked on.

    The first floor has stairs, a toilet and a sink and wooden flooring. The second features a majlis (a private place where house guests and friends are received and entertained) with a 360-degree view. It also contains the steering cabin.

    The X3 will be the latest addition to the Sharjah Off Road History Museum, which is situated 30km north of Dubai. The attraction is based on the Sheikh’s love of all-terrain vehicles.