Crew: 3: commander, driver, and gunner. The vehicle can carry 3 servants and fully equipped 81mm Mortar including basic load Ammo and fuses.
Conventional aluminum alloy, with an additional layer of spaced laminate steel armor bolted to the hull (STANAG 4569 Level 2).
Length 5.26 m
Width 2.82 m
Height 2.79 m
Combat weight 13.69 (15.0) tons
Fuel capacity 2x 208L (416L)
6.2 Technical Specifications
The automotive performance data reflect use on a paved road.
Maximum speed 61.2 km/h
Maximum water speed 6.3 km/h
Maximum range 490 km
Step 0.6 m
Trench 1.63 m
Fording amphibious, floating for navigation after small preparation.
Detroit Diesel Corporation 6V-53T two stroke supercharged diesel engine.
This power plant generates 196.94 kilowatts (264 hp), with a power-to weight ratio of 14.38 kilowatts per ton (17.49 Hp/ton).
The 28-volt electrical system features a 200-ampere alternator and two 6TN batteries.
Allison Transmission Division TX-100-1A automatic gearbox, with one reverse and tree forward gear ratios. The AIFV employs the DS 200 differential steering unit (reinforced).
Suspension and Running Gear:
Torsion bar suspension (Class 15 Ton), with five dual-tired road wheels on each side. Like the M113, the AIFV does not mount track return rollers. The drive sprocket mounts to the front. The first, second and last road wheel stations feature hydraulic shock dampers (Improved Koni).