Volkswagen Touareg Pulls 747
Implications - The Boeing 747-200 jumbo jet clocked in at a staggering weight of 155 tonnes, but even that hefty number wasn't enough to stop the 7 tonne V10 Touareg TDI from towing the massive jet across a runway at Dunsfold Aerodrome in the UK. With a specially fitted towing adapter connecting the two vehicles, and 4.3 tonnes of metal ballast, the beastly SUV made short work of its formidable task. What an achievement for Volkswagen!Stats for Airplane Publicity Stunts Trending: Older & Buzzing
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