There are bikes, EVs, and moveable walls.
Business profitability means diversifying your income. One, if one segment of income falters, you have others to keep operating, easily able to pivot to new markets and products. That’s what Kalashnikov, the Russian defense manufacturing company, is doing, branching out from rifles and handguns into electric cars, motorcycles, and futuristic mechs.
The company has a wide range of produces for both civilians and the military. Some make sense, such as the OV-2 hybrid buggy while other products such as the Stena Wall Complex feels ready for crowd control in a dystopian future. Here are six of the coolest vehicles Kalashnikov is developing, which it revealed at the Army-2018 international forum near Moscow.