The All-Terrain Tank Wheelchair of Jim Starr Isn't Street-Legal in the U.K.

By: Francis Tiangson - Published: Jan 23, 2011 • References: & gizmodo
Jim Starr is in a wheelchair because of multiple health issues including back and joint problems. The custom-built wheelchair he has was supposed to allow him to go anywhere, but the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency has told Mr. Starr that he wont be able to drive it anywhere because it has been classified as a tank.

When you see the awesomeness of Jim Starr's massive wheelchair, there's no denying the tank-like resemblance. The chair would have allowed Jim Starr to maneuver on snow, sand and almost anywhere you could think of. Stats for Banned Wheelchairs Trending: Older & Warm
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