Amazing! Firetruck Runs in Swamped Road

ISUZU has a reputation for professional-use trucks. Watch and see its surprising performance.

Hiroshi Fukami
Hiroshi Fukami

Writer / Editor

He works as a freelance writer and editor. His diverse body of work is covered in From the Cradle to the Grave (Yurikago kara Hakaba Made). He enjoys watching J League soccer, baseball, mixed martial arts, and professional wrestling. He also enjoys video games, especially first person shooters, open-world role playing games, and fighting games. His current favorite is Ingress.

This is a scene from a flood in Australia in 2013. How did the firemen overcome the 2-meter deep swamped road that stood in their way? Here you can see the deep trust of the firemen toward their firetruck, the the reliability of the Japanese car (Isuzu) and its high-power engine.



Translated by Elena


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