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- "It’s a super versatile ATV in the tradition of the Sperry FCMMagLEV and Willys Jeep; without the former’s vulnerable drivetrain or the latter’s innards-rupturing suspension."
- — Description of the M247 Mongoose ATV
The Sperry FCMMagLEV was an all-terrain-vehicle in use by the UNSC prior to the introduction of the M274 Ultra-Light All-Terrain Vehicle "Mongoose". It was notable for possessing a vulnerable MagLev drivetrain.
- This is one of the few ground vehicles of the UNSC that is not named after an animal or mythical creature.