8×8 Response

Model Information

8 wheel drive amphibious off-road vehicle with 4 cycle overhead valve V-Twin air cooled Briggs & Stratton engine, electronic ignition, 18 HP, 570 cc and load capacity of 1000lbs.








  • Smooth, comfortable ride for up to 6 passengers
  • Increased cargo area for gear and supplies
  • Outstanding performance, versatility and reliability

Standard Equipment

  • Hydraulic brakes for ease of steering and control
  • Front axle bearing extensions for increased axle & bearing life
  • Hourmeter Manual Recoil Starter

Model Specifications


Engine 4 cycle overhead valve V-Twin gasoline engine,electronic ignition,full pressure lubrication and oil filter, 2 year warranty
Model Briggs & Stratton Vanguard
Horespower 18
Displacement 570cc
Cooling Air cooled
Starting Electric/Recoil
Brakes Hydraulic
Steering Skid steering by two hand-controlled levers activating brakes to stop the wheels on either side of the vehicle,allowing it to turn within its own length. For ease of handling, the ARGO steering transmission provides continuous torque to all axles.
Controls Right-hand twist grip throttle and dash mounted choke control. Light switch and ignition switch.
Clutch & Transmission Belt-driven, Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) maximizes engine power to the transmission with high and low range forward, neutral and reverse, compactly housed with an efficient planetary differential.
Drive System Roller chains drive machined sprockets that are spline-fit onto 1.25″ diameter axles. Bearings are greaseable and are protected with double-sealed outer flange assemblies.
Frame Formed steel channel construction, welded for high strength and durability. Polyester powder coated for lasting protection.
Body Vacuum formed High Density Polyethylene (HDPE)
Full Skid Plate Optional
Load Capacity On Land (without accessories) 1000 lbs/ 454 kg total no restrictions for rear compartment
Towing Capacity 1400 lbs/635 kg
Seating Capacity 6 persons on land, 4 persons on water
Fuel Capacity See-through polyethylene fuel tank, 8.4 US gallons (7.0 Imperial gallons/32 litres) 8 hours
Speed – On Land 20 mph / 30 km per hour
Speed – On Water 2.5 mph / 4 km per hour
Shipping Weight 961 lbs/436 kg
Axle Bearing Extentions Front and Rear Standard
Hourmeter Standard
Voldmeter Standard
Temperature Gauge N/A
Low Charge Rate Light N/A
Low Oil Pressure Light Standard
Tires Goodyear Runamuk 22 x 10.00-8 NHS
Ground Pressure 2.1 psi (14.5 kPa) using tires, 0.67 psi (4.6 kPa) using tracks
Operating Conditions All weather, all terrain, -40C to +40C
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