Say hello to the Jagdwagen, otherwise known as the coolest name ever attached to a Porsche.

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It was built to compete for a military contract with the German army in the 1950s.

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Sadly, low production volume and high costs made the Germans go with a competitor.

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Porsche built just 71 of these things, a few of which went off for civilian use.

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It uses the same flat-four engine as the Porsche 356, and it's mounted out back.

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The side of the Jagdwagen does not have doors. Instead, you hop over the side sills.

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The Jagdwagen is actually buoyant, but I wouldn't recommend trying it out.

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These aren't exactly cheap.

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Bonhams assumes that this Jagdwagen will fetch over $200,000 when auctioned off.

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If you want to put in a bid, it'll be auctioned off at this year's Goodwood Revival.

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