Specific: The first 20 G270CDI
arrived in late 2003. Option for deliverance of up to
1.000 vehicles have been made form 2003 to 2009. All
future vehicles in this class will be the long wheel base
type, due to the amount of equipment a soldier is
A number of vans with 2 seats at the front and
one at the rear has been delivered in 2005.
Length: 4.69 m (183 inches).
Width: 1.77 m (69 inches).
Height: 2.03 m (79 inches).
Weight: 3.500 kg (7.700 lb.).
Engine: Own 5-cylinder, type OM 612 DE27LA, 2.685 cm3
(164 cubic inches), common rail injection, turbo, inter
cooler, liquid cooled.
Horsepower: 156 at 3.800 rpm.
Transmission: 5-speed automatic, type W5A 580.
Transfer case: 2-speed, type VG 150E - 3W.
Electrical system: Hybrid 12/24 volt, negative
Brakes: Hydraulic, vacuum assisted, ABS.
Tyres: 7.50 R16 (alt. 225/75-R16
without preparation: N/A.
with deep water fording kit: N/A.
Fuel type: Diesel.
Fuel capacity: 96 liter (21 gallons).
Range: 400 km (250 miles).
Crew: 1 + 1.
Additional: The vehicle has permanent
four wheel drive, and is governed to a maximum speed of
125 km/h. Note the 2 tie-down rings mounted just before
and after the door, and the guards over the turn lights
on the front wings.
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