Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle infographic

Infographic description

The Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV) is a wheeled combat vehicle that can fulfill a variety of roles on the battlefield, such as reconnaissance and surveillance, security, command and control, cargo and armoured transport of personnel and equipment.

TAPV general specifications

  • Height: 2.39 metres to roof, 3.21 metres with remote weapons system
  • Length: 6.81 metres
  • Width: 2.75 metres
  • Combat load: 18,300 kilograms (gross vehicle weight) (41,000 lbs)
  • Maximum forward speed: 110 kilometres per hour
  • Range: 650 kilometres at 88 kilometres per hour
  • Fuel type: Diesel or JP-8 (jet fuel)
  • Fuel capacity: 272 litres (main) plus 19 litres (reserve)

Reconnaissance TAPV

  • 193 to be delivered
  • 138 equipped with a remote weapons system
  • Crew of three personnel (driver, crew commander, gunner) and two soldiers

General Utility TAPV

  • 307 to be delivered
  • 226 equipped with a remote weapons system
  • Crew of three personnel (driver, crew commander, gunner) and three soldiers
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