Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Ukraine copmany unveiled upgraded «Varta» armored vehicle

The upgraded  model of new «Varta» armored vehicle was shown by  Ukraine copmany «Ukrainian armored vehicles». According to military-informant.com,  the  armored vehicle is an new variant of upgraded version of the  «Varta» armored personnel carrier.

«Varta» is a family of mine-resistant 4×4 light armoured vehicles. It is powered by a 270-hp YaMZ engine which provides a top speed of 120 kph. Its all-steel armor protects the crew, engine and other key components against small arms fire, grenades, anti-personnel mines and land mine detonation under any wheel.

The vehicle accepts eight passengers passengers in addition to the three crew members. The «Varta» vehicle comprises a modified MAZ chassis, an armored superstructure designated and manufactured by Bogdan Corporation. The «Varta» can be armed with a 7.62mm  щк 12,7mm machine gun mounted on the turret.

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«Varta» armored vehicle (c) Roman Turovets 
«Varta» armored vehicle (c) Roman Turovets 

«Varta» armored vehicle (c) Roman Turovets 
«Varta» armored vehicle (c) Roman Turovets 

«Varta» armored vehicle (c) Roman Turovets 
«Varta» armored vehicle (c) Roman Turovets 

«Varta» armored vehicle (c) Roman Turovets 
«Varta» armored vehicle (c) Roman Turovets 

«Varta» armored vehicle (c) Roman Turovets 
«Varta» armored vehicle (c) Roman Turovets 

«Varta» armored vehicle (c) Roman Turovets 
«Varta» armored vehicle (c) Roman Turovets 

«Varta» armored vehicle (c) Roman Turovets 
«Varta» armored vehicle (c) Roman Turovets 

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