A Military-Grade Bargain

How to Buy a Military-Grade Humvee For Less Than $5,000


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Finding a deal on a capable off-roader — one with incredible ground clearance and extreme approach and departure angles, plus bulletproof construction — that you don’t mind trashing is actually quite a feat. Afterall, a brand-new bone-stock Jeep Wrangler is going for a little over $20,000. Head to GovPlanet.com though, and you’ll be stumbling across military-grade Humvees for around $5,000 or less, all day long.

A few auctions are asking five figures but there are more than enough going for relative pocket change. You could guiltlessly pick up a diesel HMMWV pickup just for some light to heavy weekend off-roading. The coolest ones, of course, still have the USMC stenciling on them.

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