The Belarusian company Minotor-Service has exhibited its new Vitim multi-purpose amphibious armoured vehicle at some Asian military exhibitions.
According to a Minotor-Service spokesperson, the new 4×4 multi-purpose amphibious armoured vehicle designed for the use with ground forces and Marine Corps units. The hull of Vitim armoured vehicle also protects against under blast from F-1 and RGO hand grenades, as well as and against plastic explosives containing the equivalent of 0.5 kg of TNT.
The new armored vehicle design by «Minotor-Service» is fully amphibious and can swim ; it is also air transportable by Il-76, An-70, C-130 and A400M. The first prototype is planned to produce in 2017.
|Ground clearance, mm||430|
|Overhang angles, front / rear, deg||40/40|
|Wheel formula||4 х 4|
|Vehicle weight, kg||6000|
|Load capacity, kg||1000|
|Gross vehicle weight, kg||7000|
|The smallest turning radius on the case, m||8,1|
|Engine Type||turbocharged diesel|
|Engine power kW (h.p.)||158 (215)|
|Maximum speed km||125|
|Maximum speed afloat, km||5|