Inventor Transforms His 1958 Volkswagen Pickup Into A $65,000 Jet-Powered Truck That Travels At 300mph

A car enthusiast has transformed his rusty old Volkswagen pickup into a $64,555 jet-powered truck. Mr Watkins recently tested the hybrid vehicle, dubbed Oklahoma Willy, for the first time at Santa Pod raceway.

Perry Watkins imported the 1958 Volkswagen truck from Oklahoma and has spent five years working on the crazy creation.

The pickup now features a huge 5,000 brake horse-power fighter jet engine, that allows the truck to reach speeds of over 300 miles/hour (482 km/hour).

Mr Watkins recently tested the hybrid vehicle, dubbed Oklahoma Willy, for the first time at Santa Pod raceway.

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