Tag: Military Vehicles

Kia To Launch Hydrogen-Powered Vehicles For The Military Before First Passenger FCEV Appears In 2028

Hyundai is at the forefront of hydrogen-powered vehicle technology as proven by the concept cars introduced a few days ago at the Hydrogen Wave event, and by the fact that it is offering the Nexo FCEV since 2018. Despite having access to Hyundai’s parts bin, Kia hasn’t shown any signs of future hydrogen-powered production cars. As […]

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The U.S. Govt Must Have Left Almost 65,000 Ford Rangers And Humvees In Afghanistan

When U.S. troops pulled out of Afghanistan late last month they didn’t take all their toys with them. Many, including thousands of Ford Rangers and Humvees stayed behind. Pictures and video footage on the news showing cachets of guns and grinning Taliban fighters in the driving seats of land vehicles and aircraft led to stories […]

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Talk About A Lane (Wart)Hog, Military Aircraft Take Over Michigan Highway

Northern Michigan has seen an influx of travelers, but the latest visitors didn’t arrive by car. Instead, they touched down in military aircraft. Six planes landed on M-32 outside Alpena and the Michigan National Guard says it was a historic event as they “successfully landed and generated modern military aircraft from a United States highway […]

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Who Needs A Humvee When You Can Buy This Bowler Military Truck Instead

Bowler is known for making some of the best off-roaders on the planet, based on Land Rover chassis, but they also built this Rapid Intervention Vehicle (RIV) a few years back. Officially named the Bowler CSP RIV, it was presented at the 2017 Defense and Security Equipment International and was built in collaboration with the […]

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Kia’s New Light Tactical Cargo Truck Concept Is Ready For Battle

Kia has showcased two concepts at the 2021 International Defense Exhibition & Conference (IDEX) event in the United Arab Emirates, the Light Tactical Cargo Truck and its Bare Chassis. Designed in cooperation with Korea’s Defense Acquisition Program Administration, the Light Tactical Cargo Truck is available in standard and long wheelbase form, with or without armor. […]

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This Is Not A New Humvee, But Kia’s Upcoming Mohave-Based Military Vehicle

When it comes to military all-terrain vehicles (ATV), the Humvee is probably the most famous of them all. However, similar hardcore off-road trucks can be found around the world, and Kia is one of the companies making them. Two years ago, they presented the KLTV (Kia Light Tactical Vehicle), and are now looking to modernize […]

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GM Defense Delivers First Colorado ZR2-Based Infantry Squad Vehicle To US Army

GM Defense has delivered the first Infantry Squad Vehicle (ISV) to the U.S. Army as part of a $214.3 million contract awarded in June. In total, GM Defense will manufacture 649 ISVs and support the production of up to 2,065 vehicles with additional authorization over eight years. This is a big deal for GM as […]

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