Designation:

Eagle V 6x6

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Manufacturer: General Dynamics European Land Systems-Mowag GmbH  
Product type: Auxiliary Vehicles  
Name: Tactical vehicle  

The EAGLE 6x6 together with the field proven EAGLE 4x4 form a new multi-purpose family of vehicles which fulfil numerous roles. Designed to survive on the battlefield of today and tommorrow, the EAGLE protects against the most aggressive conventional and asymmetric threats.

The EAGLE 6x6 is a compact off-road vehicle driven by a modern 6-cylinder turbo diesel engine. The permanent all-wheel drive is realized with a five-speed automatic transmission and a two stage transfer case.

The running gear features a torsion-resistant frame with suspension struts, De-Dion axles and a patented roll stabilizer. The De-Dion suspension system combines the advantages of independent wheel suspension with those of rigid axles. By means of the patented roll stabilizer, maximum off-road traction is achieved and body roll in curves is eliminated. Differential gearbox and brake system are mounted on the chassis frame and thus form part of the suspended mass, which allows high driving comfort. Since the cabin is well isolated from chassis frame and suspension, the noise level in the cabin is very low, even when driving at high speeds.

Permanent all-wheel drive, automatic Torsen differentials, automatic transmission and an automatic tire pressure control system allow the driver to concentrate fully on driving and the situation at hand without having to worry about the complexities of vehicle functions.

The protected cabin (safety cell) with large internal volume is made of high-strength armored steel. A modular add-on armor made of steel or – for special requirements – made of composite material, offers very high protection against mines, IED and ballistic threats while always maintaining a high payload. The EAGLE 6x6 offers payloads of up to 6’000 kg and protected volumes of up to 16 cubic meters.

The EAGLE family is based on a vehicle concept featuring a basic frame design and a defined interface for attachment of the superstructure. The free upper side of the frame allows the installation of different superstructures while always providing a favorable center of gravity. This makes it easy to realize protected cabins for 2, 4 or 5 crew members in combination with a variety of different load floors or mission modules. Also large capacity protected cabins are available for Troop carriers, Ambulance variants, Recovery vehicles and many more specialized variants.

BASELINE EQUIPMENT

  • Air conditioning system

  • Vehicle information system

  • Runfat tires

  • Can bus system

  • Preheat unit

  • Heated power mirror

  • Electrically heated bullet proof glass

  • Two-speed transfer case

  • Self locking differential

  • De-Dion axles with wheel hub gear, patented roll stabilizers

  • Air brakes over hydraulic disc type with ABS

  • Tires 365/80R20 (option 335/80R20)

PROTECTION

  • Electrically welded high hardness armour steel plates with provisions for add-on armour and mine protection kits

  • Mobility Protection Kit

  • Ballistic and mine protection: according to STANAG 4569, AEP55 certifed

  • Other ballistic and mine protection solutions available on request IED protection solutions

OPTIONAL EQUIPENT

  • Self-recovery Winch

  • Central tire infation system (CTIS)

  • NBC overpressure system

  • Trailer air brake system

  • Towing Brake

  • Fire suppression systems (crew and engine compartments)

  • Trailer hitch

  • Customer specifc C4ISTAR-, Weapon- and other systems

  • Customer specifc roof and cargo module confgurations

  • Various mission kits

  • RPG mitigation kit

  • Snow chains

  • Tactical battery kit

  • Rear view camera

  • Right hand drive

  • Power Management System

Specifications:
Property Value
Weight (kg)
15000
Payload (kg)
7300
Number of wheels
6
Number of drive wheels
6
Length (mm)
6990
Width (mm)
2350
Height (mm)
2280
Wheelbase (mm)
3830
Ground clearance (mm)
425
Max. road speed (km/h)
110
Gradient (%)
60
Vertical obstacle (mm)
500
Turning circle radius (mm)
16000
Fuel capacity (l)
200
Max. road range (km)
700
Power-to-weight ratio (h.p./t)
19
Engine power output (h.p.)
285
Side slope (%)
30


Has folowing part:
Total Amount
2500 SP (Transmission)
1
ISBe 6.7 EURO3 285 (Diesel engine)
1


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