Specifications for the
Volkswagen Kubel / Kubelwagen
Light Multirole Armored Car
Country of Origin: Nazi Germany
Manufacturer: Volkswagen / Ambi-Budd - Germany
Initial Year of Service: 1940
Production Total: 50,435
Focus Model: Volkswagen Type 82 (Kubel / Kubelwagen)
Crew: 1 + 3
Overall Length: 12.37 ft (3.77 m)
Width: 5.25 ft (1.60 m)
Height: 5.41 ft (1.65 m)
Weight: 0.8 US Short Tons (750 kg; 1,653 lb)
Powerplant: 1 x Volkswagen Type 1 4-cylinder air-cooled engine generating 24hp (up to 1943); 1 x Volkswagen 4-cylinder 1131cc petrol engine of 25hp (1943 onwards).
Maximum Speed: 50 mph (80.4 km/h)
Maximum Range: 270 miles (434 km)
NBC Protection: None
None unless personal weapons carried by the occupants.
Type 62 - Initial Production model appearing in 1936.