atynews.com – A United States (US) combat vehicle wheel can change shape in just a touch of a button in just two seconds.
Quoted from Popularmechanics, Friday (29/06/2018), He is X-Vehicle in the new Reconfigurable Wheel Track (RWT) program DARPA can make a wheel series turns into a track quickly.
This vehicle has wheels that can change from ordinary tires to triangular wheels, like transformers.
The wheel system was originally developed by Carnegie Mellon University’s National Robotics Engineering Center (CMU NREC).
The tanks in fact to protect US military forces while operating in the wilderness.
This tank is also claimed to be able to break through areas with difficult road conditions in the pass.
DARPA stated that the main objective of this project is to improve the mobility, survival, security, and effectiveness of soldiers in the fighting in the future.
“We are looking for ways to increase survival by adding a button in the cockpit as well as the driver’s assistant crew,” explains Major Amber Walker, GXV-T program manager. he said.