UNIT PRICE: £35,000
The Saxon is a 4 wheeled Armoured
Personnel Carrier, developed for use as a section vehicle and command post and is of steel armoured monocoque construction with 4 road wheels which can be either 2 rear wheel or 4 wheel drive.
The vehicle is capable of carrying 10
personnel, including a driver and
commander and 8 fully equipped
infantry soldiers and the cupola is
capable of mounting a 7.62mm GPMG for all round defence and low level air defence.
It is designed to give protected mobility for mechanised infantry battalions against anti-personnel and anti-tank mines, small arms fire and shell splinters.
This variant which is up for sale is the “Patrol” which was developed with
additional riot control wings and bull
* Cummins 5.9Lt Turbo Diesel Engine
* Crew – 2 – Driver and commander
* Gearbox – Allison AT545 Fully
automatic Gearbox and torque
converter providing 4 forward and 1
* Transfer Gearbox – Twin Disc type
D-20-450 2 speed providing drive to
the rear axle in hi ratio or both axles
in Hi or Lo ratios.
Front – Kirkstall type SD65 spiral bevel drive with epicyclic reduction
in the wheel hubs
Rear – Kirkstall type D65 spiral
bevel drive with epicyclic reduction
in the wheel hubs and fitted with an
air operated diff lock.
* Suspension – Multi Leaf semi
elliptical with hydraulic telescopic
* Steering – Burman power assisted
integral unit, recirculating ball and
Foot – Air/hydraulic dual circuit drum type with twin leading shoes on the front axle and twin trailing on the rear axle.
Hand – Transmission brake, hand operated on Tbox output drive to
* Wheels and tyres:
3 piece 10 stud wheels – 9.5v x 20
Michelin 365/85R20 XZL fitted with
Hutchinson VFI run-flat system.
* Payload capacity – 8 Fully equipped
* Operational range – 510 km (320 mi)
* Speed – 96 km/h (60 mph)
* Hull – Welded armour plate with internal composite ‘anti scab’
12.2 tonnes fully laden
10.1 tonnes unladen
Length 5.34 m (17 ft 6 in)
Width 2.49 m (8 ft 2 in)
Height (top of cupola)2.63 m (8 ft 8 in)
For further information please
David Gelley in sales,
+44 1476 861361
or email : email@example.com