General Dynamics European Land Systems Reveals DURO-e 4×4 All-Electric All-Terrain Vehicle
The DURO-e 4×4 introduced for the primary time at EUROSATORY 2022 and consists of all new primary applied sciences that could be demanded by clients within the close to future. GDELS determined in cooperation with MAGNA – Engineering Middle Steyr and Phi-Energy to pick out this Swiss icon of an all-terrain car to insert latest applied sciences like hybridization, electrification, on-board energy technology and drive applied sciences wanted for MUM-T capabilities with automated/autonomous operation options. The DURO is a extremely cell all-terrain army tactical car and for years the “workinghorse” of the Swiss Military. The title DURO stands for DUrable and RObust. Even in probably the most tough terrain, the DURO drives safely and reliably in each scenario. With its uniquely designed modular development, the DURO might be modified in lots of configurations to accommodate a variety of functions in a single car from troop transporter, command and management, logistics to ambulance car.
DURO-e 4×4 All-Electrical All-Terrain Automobile most important options and operational benefits:
Digital car structure in keeping with NGVA commonplace;
Variable powertrain, beginning with a state-of-the-art diesel engine from EURO 3 as much as EURO 6, a pure electrical powertrain in battery electrical or gasoline cell electrical model;
Silent drive, increase and prolonged silent watch capabilities;
CO2 impartial and financial operation for every day army providers;
Low warmth and noise signature;
Excessive vitality effectivity and self-sufficient vitality provide.
The DURO is a modular platform idea for a household of 4×4 and 6×6 automobiles. It’s a well-protected (within the armored model), highly-mobile, off-road tactical transport car primarily based on the confirmed De-Dion axle, one which was specifically developed for army functions. The DURO was deployed in Afghanistan and is a extremely cell and versatile platform for all types of software. The DURO household offers payload capacities from 3.5 tons to six.5 tons and presents a big load capability with the totally different operate modules. These embrace NBC, Reconnaissance, Ambulance and Armored Personnel Service. Relying on the mission function, 4×4 and 6×6 variations can be found in a chassis/cab configuration solely, or with the operate module. The cabin is obtainable in armored or non-armored configurations.
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