Land Rover Ranger Special Operations Vehicle (SOV)
Rapid Response Light Attack Vehicle (LAV)
The Land Rover Ranger SOV is based on the successful Defender Model 110 series and is intended as a rapid response system for special forces elements.
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Manufacturing Land Rover - United Kingdom
Production 150 Units
United Kingdom; United States
- Reconnaissance (RECCE)
- Support / Special Purpose |
14.44 ft (4.4 m)
5.87 ft (1.79 m)
6.33 ft (1.93 m)
(Showcased structural values pertain to the Land Rover Ranger SOV production model)
1 x 4-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine of unknown output power.
(Showcased powerplant information pertains to the Land Rover Ranger SOV production model)
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1 x 12.7mm M2HB Heavy Machine Gun (HMG)
1 x 7.62mm M240B Medium Machine Gun (MMG)
1 x 40mm Saco Mk 19 Automatic Grenade Launcher (AGL)
Any personal weapons carried by the crew including man-portable, shoulder-fired Anti-Tank Guided Missile (ATGM) weapons.
Ammunition: Dependent upon armament fit.
(Showcased armament details pertain to the Land Rover Ranger SOV production model)
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