Belarus showed «Caiman» Light Armoured Reconnaissance Vehicle

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Belarus showed «Caiman» Light Armoured Reconnaissance Vehicle. Specialists of “140th repair plant” under the jurisdiction of the State Military Industrial Committee of Belarus, have developed a new armored vehicle based on the Soviet BRDM.

«Caiman» Light Armoured Reconnaissance Vehicle have a diesel engine D-245 with electronic fuel control and reinforced five-speed manual transmission. Independent torsion bar suspension, axles, wheel gearboxes designers borrowed from the BTR-60.

Armored vehicle “Cayman” have a weight of no more than seven tons (with six crew members and weapons) and has a top speed on the highway 110 kilometers per hour. Power reserve is about 1,000 kilometers.

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