American manned lunar rover. Study 1965. The Bendix Molab lunar rover design of June 1965 had 4 wheels and a range of 400 km with a crew of 2 on a 14 day traverse. The cabin had a volume of 12.8 cubic meters.
Status: Study 1965. Gross mass: 2,950 kg (6,500 lb).
Radiation and meteoroid protection, navigation, RTG power, television, and communications studied in some detail. Airlock capability.