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The Minotaur was a model of flatbed cargo truck manufactured by the Coalition of Ordered Governments in the post-Locust War era. The massive, armored vehicles were used for transporting cargo and personnel.

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In 42 A.E., a fleet of Minotaurs were used to evacuate the civilian residents of Settlement 2 during a Swarm attack. One Minotaur was driven by Lizzie Carmine, niece of Clayton Carmine.[1] As the evacuation progressed, the damage caused to the Settlement obstructed a number of streets, causing Lizzie's convoy to be rerouted multiple times. When Lizzie attempted to pick up JD Fenix and a group of other COG Gears, she was cut off by the sudden appearance of a large Swarm force that included three Swarmaks. Her convoy came under fire, and a round from a Boomshot struck the passenger-side door of her Minotaur, but did not penetrate the metal plating. After JD had Damon S. Baird call down the Hammer of Dawn to destroy the Swarm in order to protect the convoy, Baird lost control of it and the weapon went wild. While the civilians in Lizzie's Minotaur were able to escape, Lizzie was unable to force open the damaged passenger door even with JD's help. The Hammer's beam struck the Minotaur, destroying it, killing Lizzie, and severely injuring JD.[2]

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Vehicles and Transportation
Ground
COG: All-Terrain Vehicle · Ambulance · Armadillo · Assault Derrick · Behemoth · Bot-Transport Cart · Car · Cargo Cart · Cargo Truck · Centaur · CIC Truck · COG APC · COG Tank · COG Train · Construction Mech · Cougar Interceptor · Emergency Management Command Vehicle · Forklift · Gondola Lift · Grindlift · Mammoth · Mechanical Loader · Mega Mech · Mine Cart · Minotaur · Nethercutt Tunnel Boring Machine · Ore Transporter · Port Gantry Crane · Packhorse · Rat Bike · Rat Truck · Rock Cutter Machine · Silverback · Tac-Com Vehicle · Track Mule · Tyro Pillar
UIR: Asp · Car · Cargo Cart · Forklift · Light Armored Vehicle · Matador Sport · Pariah Tank · Rocket Gantry Crane · Rocket Transport Train · Ski-Bike · UIR APC · Vasgari Passenger Train
Locust Horde: Bloodmount · Brumak · Seeder · Shibboleth · Siegebeast · Swarmak · Torture Barge
Other: Horse Wagon · Junker · Skiff
Marine
COG: Amphibious Assault Ship · Battle Trawler · COG Attack Submarine · COG Battleship · COG Boat · COG Cargo Ship · COG Patrol Boat · COG Imulsion Tanker · Fishing Boat · Landing Craft Tank · Marlin · Raven's Nest Class · Rowboat · Seabass Model · Submersible
UIR: Fishing Boat · Gelen Class Frigate · Gorasni Attack Submarine · Gorasni Destroyer · Rowboat · UIR Battleship · UIR Cargo Ship · UIR Imulsion Tanker · UIR Miniature Submarine · Vasgari Cruise Ship
Locust Horde: Assault Barque · Locust Barge · Locust Gunboat
Other: Reaction Ferry · Weilehan Raft
Aerospace
COG: COG Rocket · Condor · Corva · Kestrel · King Raven · King Raven Mark 2 · Petrel · Sea Raven · Tern · Vulture
UIR: Khimera · UIR Rocket · UIR Space Capsule · UIR Transport Helicopter · Vasgari Passenger Plane
Locust Horde: Gas Barge · Hydra · Reaver · Tempest
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