China initiates production of new armored vehicle CS/VP14 MRAP

CS/VP14 MRAP. Fotos: Reprodução twitter jesusfroman
CS/VP14 MRAP. Fotos: Reprodução twitter jesusfroman

A Chinese state TV confirmed the start of mass production of the highly mobile armored vehicle CS/VP14, resistant to mines and ambushes Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP).

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The newly developed CS/VP14 MRAP, manufactured by Chang’an, a division of the China Ordnance Equipment Group Corporation, boasts formidable defensive characteristics.
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Designed to withstand 7.62mm caliber bullets within a distance of 30 meters, the defense level of this vehicle can be customized to meet specific customer requirements. Each wheel and the vehicle’s hull have been reinforced to withstand mines equivalent to 8 kg of TNT, meeting the stringent NATO STANAG 4569-3b protection standards.

With a maximum speed of 120 km/h and a minimum turning radius of 8 meters, the CS/VP14 displays remarkable maneuverability and agility alongside its robust defensive capabilities.

The combination of mobility, ballistic protection, and mine resistance of the CS/VP14 solidifies its role as a significant asset in modern military operations and promises excellent opportunities in the export market.

CS/VP14 MRAP. Photo: Reprodução twitter jesusfroman CS/VP14 MRAP. Photo: Reprodução twitter jesusfroman

Photo: Reprodução twitter jesusfroman

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