President Lyndon B. Johnson drives his Amphicar on April 10, 1965. (37/77)

President Lyndon B. Johnson drives his Amphicar on April 10, 1965.

This amphibious land-to-water vehicle of West German origin was produced for several years during the 1960s.Johnson, a practical joker, reportedly enjoyed bringing unsuspecting guests into his Amphicar and exclaiming that the car’s brakes had failed as it sped toward, then into, the lake on his Texas ranch.

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