Test-driving a new Belorussian «Caiman» Light Armoured Reconnaissance Vehicle

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Tests are being conducted of the «Caiman» Light Armoured Reconnaissance Vehicle  for the Belorussian Interior Ministry’s Interior Troops and and foreign buyers.

«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 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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