The development is carried out in the interests of primarily the armed forces of Jordan and with the subsequent possibility of supplying vehicles for export.
A new armored car is already being offered to Kuwait’s internal security forces as a multipurpose platform for specialized vehicles.
This was reported edition kaddb.mil.jo.
STALLION II (“Stallion”) is a highly mobile four-wheeled small armored vehicle developed by KADDB for units performing peacekeeping, internal security and patrolling operations.
Stallion has an all-welded armored body and a 12,7-mm (0,50 caliber) machine gun, which can be mounted on a combat module with remote armament.
The car platform was originally created as the basis for a whole family of special cars.
So on the basis of Stallion, it is possible to create a light volley fire system,
anti-tank complex armed ATGM Cornet-E,
highly mobile short-range air defense system using Igla anti-aircraft missiles
In the basic version, the Stallion light armored car has a weight in 7500 kg and is equipped with a Steyr engine in 272 horsepower, which allows it to reach a maximum speed in 125 km / h. The range on a full tank is about 500 km.
The crew of the armored car is 3 man, while the troop compartment is designed for another 5 man. The armored car is equipped with the M60 MG machine gun (7,62 * 51 cartridge) and in addition a lightweight grenade launcher can be mounted.