Rev-74-The University of Cincinnati ATV with Independent Suspension 750143
The history and structure of the Recreational Ecological Vehicle Design Competition, REV-74, is discussed. In this competition, held at Houghton, Mich., several universities designed and constructed all-terrain vehicles which were evaluated in a series of test events. The University of Cincinnati's six-wheeled all-terrain vehicle is described in detail. Features included in the discussion are the vehicle's twin hydrostatic drive transmission, independent suspension, high-frequency muffler, and jet pump drive for water propulsion.