“Barys armored wheeled vehicle” is a product developed by the local plant Kazakhstan Paramount Engineering. The armored vehicle body provides protection from landmines, improvised explosive devices, side blasts and RPG attacks, ”the release says.
It is noted that the armored car “weighing tons in 22,5 is mobile and, depending on the tires, can reach speeds of up to 110 km / h. The machine can be used as an armored personnel carrier, or as a highly efficient BMP when installing a combat module with an automatic gun with a twin machine gun. "
The machine accommodates "driver, commander, gunner and eight fully equipped infantrymen, with weapons, ammunition and equipment ".
As stated in the ministry, “when the ground forces need this type of military equipment, an armored car can be put into production and will replenish the arsenal of military equipment of the Kazakh army.”