The secret armored vehicle developed by Minsk Wheel Tractor Plant (MWTP) was spotted near Gomel in Belarus.
The new armored vehicles has a chassis frame construction, with a traditional layout of front engine, middle crew compartment, and rear cargo area.
Minsk Wheel Tractor Plant is a manufacturer of heavy off-road vehicles, especially military trucks, based in Minsk, in Belarus; it was formerly a division of MAZ. MZKT civilian trucks are branded VOLAT (literally means Giant). MZKT specializes in the production of road and off-road heavy-duty vehicles and trailers to them, as well as special wheeled chassis for installation of various equipment for enterprises and transport organizations of the construction, oil and gas and engineering complex .