France may to sell Sherpa Light Scout tactical vehicle to Ukraine, reported military-informant.com.
At the training center of the National Guard of Ukraine, in Kyiv in New Petrovka, Mack Defense presented – specialized tactical vehicle Shepra Light Scout.
The Sherpa Light Scout (former Sherpa 2) is one of the six versions of the SHERPA LIGHT family of 4×4 tactical and light armoured vehicles developed by Renault Trucks Defense. Available in unarmoured or armoured variants (ballistic, mine and IED kits), the Scout is ideally suited for tactical missions such as scouting, patrol, convoy escort and command and liaison. It is able to transport up to 4 or 5 soldiers or a total payload of up to 4 tonnes. With its Renault MD-5 diesel engine developing 215 hp and one of the highest ground clearance of the market, the Sherpa Light Scout is a high mobility vehicle able to cross any obstacle including gradients of up to 100%.
After testing Ukraine can buy up to hundreds Sherpa Light Scout tactical vehicle.