This machine has passed all tests and is already booked for the Housing special purpose of the armed forces of the Netherlands.
From 11 to 15 June in Paris is the largest international exhibition of arms Eurosatory 2018. The area of more than 167 thousand sq m. its products are companies from 57 countries. Noteworthy is the stand of a young Dutch company Defenture that mastered the serial production of military equipment only in 2017.
The exhibition Eurosatory 2018, the company brought its latest light tactical vehicle Groundforce – 5.12. This machine has passed all tests and is already booked for the Housing special purpose of the armed forces of the Netherlands.
At small sizes (length 5100 mm, width 1800 mm and height 2205 mm) SUV Groundforce – 5.12 has a turning radius of just 4.5 m. the fact is that all four wheels are not only leading, but managed. All wheel suspension – independent, spring.
The body is made of aluminum and has in the Central part of the steel space frame chassis. Capacity of the chassis reaches 2150 kg. you can also install modular booking with the class of ballistic protection to STANAG level 1. Maximum gross weight – 4700 kg.
Offers a variety of body options – Sombat (shown on the show), Pick Up, car with the body of the van – Logistic and ambulance – Сasualty Transporter.
Groundforce – 5.12 has a phenomenal cross – ground clearance 340 mm, angle of entry and exit – 46 and 43 deg. respectively.
The movement of the machine results 3.2-liter multi-fuel engine producing 217 BHP (maximum torque of 500 Nm). Transmission – automatic, 6-speed. In the Arsenal of a two-stage transfer case and locking differential.
An important advantage Groundforce – 5.12 the possibility of aviatransportnoye large helicopters, such as Chinook, and transportation in a standard 20-foot containers.