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Here is a little background information on these trucks:
Currently there are 15 states that allow them to be used in some way on public roadways; North Dakota is one of those states.
Some approximate Statistics:
Dimensions: 10 feet long, 5 feet high, 4 feet wide
Weight: 1800 lbs
Truck Bed: 4’ x 6’ with fold down side...s; some have dump capability.
Bed capacity: 880 lbs
Towing capacity: 1200 lbs
Engine: 550-660cc, Liquid Cooled 3 or 4-Cylinder, Gasoline-powered, with approximately 40 Miles per Gallon
Transmission: 4 or 5-Speed manual transmission, Low/High range, push button 4x4
Standard 12” wheels with radial tires, some trucks with differential lock or axle lock
Standard heat, defroster, windshield wipers, headlights, turn signals, brake lights, rear and side view mirrors and safety belts. Some units have A/C.
Mid-mounted engine, with a very low center of gravity.