A lot of preppers daydream about having the ultimate bugout vehicle. It becomes a hobby for some. For those with plenty of money, it becomes a “Toys for the Big Boys” kind of thing.
For those on a budget, you can still prep your vehicle for when SHTF. As a matter of fact, there are a lot of bugout vehicles out there rolling the streets right now, they just don’t look like one. The end goal of the bug out vehicle is to quickly and safely get you and your family where you need to go in an emergency situation. Almost any vehicle can become a bugout vehicle with the right preparation.
Still, it’s nice to dream about having the ultimate badass bugout vehicle. Here are a few of our favorites for inspiration.
This 4×4 fully armored vehicle weighing at a whopping 20,000 lbs with a 6.7 L V8 Diesel engine that roars 300HP and 600 lbs-ft of torque. It has a 6-speed auto tranny and a 40-gallon tank.
Features a zombie plow with massive spikes, spiked all terrain tires, and armored windows just to name a few.
Fully armored and can withstand TNT explosions. It has long range fuel tanks and can even run on a flat tire. It can reach up to 120 KPH despite its heavy weight. With a fording depth of half the vehicle it can practically swim.
This eight-wheeled armored vehicle weighs about 19 tons. It has a central tire inflation system and has room for 9 people plus a crew of two. It can mount either an MK-19 or a .50 caliber machine gun and has 40mm grenade launcher.
If budget is an issue for you and you would still want to make your own Bug out vehicle this is the one for you. Start from the basic vehicle and work your way up for upgrades as you go.
It’s a Chevrolet C70 upgraded into a bugout vehicle and weighs about 13 tons. Its storage capacity for food, water, clothing, gear can last weeks even months when need be.
This badass vehicle can be made available for civilians. It uses the Ford F-550 chassis, 6.7L Powerstroke diesel which can give up to 300ho and 660 pounds-feet of torque. It’s a 4×4 which uses automatic transmission and is installed with disc brakes.
This vehicle is said to be like a survival kit on wheels. Made by Chevrolet this badass bugout vehicle can be fitted with any ready-made accessories to fit the need of every Prepper.
This baddass truck is called MAB1 for short. Has ¼” bullet proof AR500 steel to armore plating, bulletproof windows, a fuel mileage of 8 to 10 MPG, 10 feet tall, 8 feet wide, 25 feet long and weighs 24,000 lbs. It even has a bulletproof 220 gallon diesel fuel tank.
This is just one of the many used military vehicles for sale. Purchasing a used military vehicle will require very little upgrades since it may already be armored plated and have bulletproof windows. Not to mention a lot of other weapons that you can mount on these things.
Originally made for the military, this truck features a 7.2-liter turbo diesel engine boasting of 326 hp. It is a six-wheel drive with three locking differentials. This even has a satellite dish and a flatscreen.
– This vehicle is a totally badass bugout vehicle with the comfort. It used the 2008 Silver Ford F550 and modified it with the latest technological features to date. It can carry 90 gallons of fuel, 85 gallons of fresh water and has 510 watts solar panels.
This badass truck has a 440 HP CAT C13 12.5L engine and can go up to 55MPH. With a fuel tank that can store up to 85 gallons it can travel up to 300 miles.
With these Badass Bugout Vehicles the post apocalyptic world doesn’t stand a chance! So make a choice right now in case SHTF the next day.