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Boxer Armoured Fighting Vehicle

Length 7.93 m
Width 2.99-3.00 meters
Height 2.40-3.24 m (depending on the mission module)
Maximum total weight 35-40 tons
Ground clearance 0.50 m
Track 2.58 m
Protected volume 16 m3
Drive permanent eight-wheel drive
Transmission 7-speed automatic gearbox
Engine diesel 539 kW
MTU 8V199, 530 kW (720hp), 18.7 kW/t
Torque 2700 Nm at 1450 rpm
Fording depth 1.5 m
Step climbing capability 0.8 m (height obstacles to drive over)
Trench crossing 2.0 m
Max. straight gradient 60% slope
Max. transverse gradient 30%
Turning circle 15 m
Turning circle (skid steering) 18 m
Maximum speed 103 km/h
Range >650 km
Action radius 1,050 km (surfaced road)
Armament Protector M151 with a .50 (12.7 mm) machine gun
Turret Manned LANCE turret
Main armament 30 mm Mk30-2/ABM Rheinmetall
Rate of fire 200 rounds per minute
Elevation/depression +45/-10
Main sensor slaved weapon 12.7mm HMG Commanders RWS, capable of being fired by Commander or Gunner
Secondary armament Coax MAG 58 7.62 GPMG
Anti-tank guided weapon Rafael Spike
Crew 2-10 (depending on model)
Three (one driver, two in turret) and four dismounts
Users 9
  • Germany
  • Netherlands 2009 IOC
  • UK [cancelled in 2003]
  • Lithuania

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