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VIDEO: Hamster steers dump truck along Los Tres Cunados quarry

Posted By Amanda Bayhi On September 17, 2013 @ 4:07 pm In Aggbeat Online,News | No Comments

HamsterDrivingTruck [1]Heavy equipment operations aren’t strictly limited to humans.

A hamster drove a Volvo FMX dump truck up the side of a quarry for a demonstration video from the company, our sister site, Equipment World, reports [2].

In a demonstration of the truck’s steering capabilities, Volvo attached a hamster wheel to the FMX’s steering wheel. With the help of a precision driver, a carrot and Volvo Dynamic Steering technology, Charlie the hamster steered the truck up the side of the Los Tres Cunados quarry in Spain.

Check out the video below to see Charlie in action.




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