BOXER GTV

BOXER GTV – The mother ship of the infantry

The Group Transport Vehicle, with its versatile capabilities and expansion potential, is the leading armoured 8x8 combat vehicle for ambitious future military tasks and infantry missions. The modular design of the BOXER allows flexible adaptation to future military tasks or changing requirements thanks to its uniform drive module and a large number of specific, rapidly interchangeable mission modules.

Performance characteristics of the BOXER GTV

Modularity, protection and outstanding mobility both on and off the road

BOXER is marketed by ARTEC GmbH and is a joint venture between Krauss-Maffei Wegmann and Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles.

BOXER GTV
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Power pack

With its MTU V8 engine generating up to 530 kW, the power pack provides the Boxer with maximum mobility in any mission scenario

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Highly protected

The modern add-on protection concept and modular design, consisting of a drive module and a mission module (safety cell), offers maximum possible protection for the crew.

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Crew

The large, armoured crew compartment with an interior volume of approx. 14m³ allows for ergonomic housing of the crew and mission-specific stowage of extensive equipment for the infantry group.

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Armaments

Equipped with a 12.7mm heavy machine gun or 40mm automatic grenade launcher, the remote-controllable weapon station can be controlled by the weapon operator or commander under protection.

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State-of-the-art chassis

The single-wheel suspension with its long spring travel and hydraulic end stop damper minimises stress on the crew when driving both on and off the road.

Power pack

With its MTU V8 engine generating up to 530 kW, the power pack provides the Boxer with maximum mobility in any mission scenario

Highly protected

The modern add-on protection concept and modular design, consisting of a drive module and a mission module (safety cell), offers maximum possible protection for the crew.

Crew

The large, armoured crew compartment with an interior volume of approx. 14m³ allows for ergonomic housing of the crew and mission-specific stowage of extensive equipment for the infantry group.

Armaments

Equipped with a 12.7mm heavy machine gun or 40mm automatic grenade launcher, the remote-controllable weapon station can be controlled by the weapon operator or commander under protection.

State-of-the-art chassis

The single-wheel suspension with its long spring travel and hydraulic end stop damper minimises stress on the crew when driving both on and off the road.

Facts about the BOXER GTV

Ideally suited for infantry operations in any mission scenario

A maximum of mobility and protection and a remote-controllable weapon station lend the BOXER Group Transport Vehicle its great combat capability in high-intensity conflicts and ensure flexibility for future military requirements and scenarios. The Group Transport Vehicle supports highly advanced communication systems, e.g. IdZ (Infantryman of the Future) of the Bundeswehr.

The GTV provides each soldier with interfaces to update navigation and tactical information as well as power sockets to charge up personal electronics. The mission module contains cutting-edge C4I architecture for integrating the BOXER GTV variants into modern mission scenarios.

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Equipment features

  • Remote-controllable weapon station with adaptable 7.62mm machine gun, 12.7mm heavy machine gun or 40mm automatic grenade launcher
  • Configurable stowage concept for a wide variety of mission scenarios
  • Highly protected crew compartment
  • Maximum mobility on and off the road
  • Cutting-edge C4I architecture and various interface functions for networked command
BOXER GTV

The latest technologies merged into the most modern group transporter in the world

As the mother ship, the BOXER GTV offers optimal support for soldiers in deployment

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Armaments

7.62mm machine gun, 12.7mm heavy machine gun or 40mm automatic grenade launcher

Length

7.9 m

Width

2.99 m

Height (roof)

2.94 m

Weight (class A/C)

36.5 t

Length

8.01 m

Power

530 kW

Speed

> 100 km/h

Crew

3 + 7

In addition to high flexibility and mobility, the BOXER GTV provides its crew with exceptional survivability and superior protection from mines, IEDs and ballistic threats.

The Boxer variants during various exercises

The BOXER’s highly mobile and robust drive module has proven itself in the most disparate of climatic zones. This allows the vehicle to follow the Leopard 2 off the road.

Maximum mobility paired with unparalleled modularity

The BOXER GTV in pictures

Miscellaneous image material of the BOXER GTV during foreign missions and military exercises

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