Friday, June 27, 2014
Cambridge Fire Department's Newest Vehicle, The Gator
These are images of the newest vehicle used by the Cambridge Fire Department for accessing unusual spaces. It is called the Gator, manufactured by John Deere. Here is a link to more details of this six-wheel, four-wheel driven vehicle. It uses a diesel engine. Top speed is 20 mph. Cost about $12,000.
The John Deere Symbol is in the grille.
Parked at the fire department headquarters station at Broadway and Cambridge Street
Six wheels, but only the rear four provide momentum