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German Army
Type Armoured car
Place of origin  Germany
Service history
In service 2008-
Used by German Army
Production history
Manufacturer Mercedes-Benz, Armoured Car Systems (ACS)
Weight 5.4 tonnes (6.0 short tons)
Height 1.90 m
Crew 2-6

Remote-controlled turret with a Rheinmetall MG3 or HK GMG
Engine OM642 270, 6-cylinder diesel engine
135 kW (184 hp)
Suspension 4x4

The LAPV Enok (LAPV is a Light Armoured Patrol Vehicle) is an armoured military vehicle of the Bundeswehr, mostly in use with the German Army. It is a significantly further developed Wolf SSA, based on the Mercedes-Benz G-Class.

It features protection according to NATO STANAG 4569 Level 2 against rifle fire, land mines and improvised explosive devices. The Enok was especially designed to be deployed in harsh terrains and bad weather situations.

A first batch of 247 vehicles has been ordered by the Bundeswehr, with deliveries scheduled between 2008 and 2013.[1]

See also


External links

  • Behörden Spiegel - First deliveries for the German Army
  • - Website with pictures
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