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"Tiger" in Belarusian. Minsk technologies for export

"Tiger" in Belarusian. Minsk technologies for export

Minsk Wheel Tractor Plant has become an enterprise with a wide profile. The production range includes both multi-axle monsters and tactical trucks. A light biaxial was added to them ...
ZIL-135: legends are not born

ZIL-135: legends are not born

Many-sided and exotic. These are the epithets worthy of a four-axle rocket carrier from Moscow, which also works as a platform for MLRS. Before taking on a familiar look, ZIL-135 ...
Promising special chassis SKKSH-586

Promising special chassis SKKSH-586

One of the main novelties of Army-2020 is the SKKSH-586 special wheeled chassis. This product is intended for the construction of various combat vehicles and probably has a great future ...
Protection for "Ladoga"

Protection for "Ladoga"

The highly protected Ladoga vehicle is capable of operating under conditions of radiation, chemical or biological contamination. Such opportunities are obtained through a number of interesting technical ...
Plastic ZIL-135B and a boat on wheels

Plastic ZIL-135B and a boat on wheels

Floating wheeled vehicles have always been among the priorities of the national design school. The Likhachev plant at the time was at the peak of these trends ...
UAZ-3972. The "car" that we lost

UAZ-3972. The "car" that we lost

For sixty-two years, the legendary Loaf lives on the conveyor of the Ulyanovsk Automobile Plant. Hope for a successor flashed thirty years ago with the advent of the Wagon pilot program ...
ZIL-135: engineering refinements of Dr. Grachev

ZIL-135: engineering refinements of Dr. Grachev

The ZIL-135 rocket carrier, the brainchild of the Special Design Bureau, has become one of the most popular production cars of a real off-road vehicle guru - Vitaly Andreyevich Grachev ...
Airless Tires: A Promising Curiosity

Airless Tires: A Promising Curiosity

The car wheel is simple and effective, but they are constantly trying to improve it. A radical way to modernize this unit is the so-called airless tire ...
Spite of Oshkosh. "Kalam-1": the last army truck ZIL

Spite of Oshkosh. "Kalam-1": the last army truck ZIL

By the beginning of the 131s, the deserved ZIL-90 even for the military turned out to be a morally and technically obsolete machine. The army needed new developments, the top of which were the machines of the Kalam-1 family ...
Chronicles of ceremonial gigs. "Americans" on Red Square

Chronicles of ceremonial gigs. "Americans" on Red Square

The tradition of using majestic convertibles in parades has been around for more than half a century. During this time, machines for the celebration have undergone major changes, many of which seem now ...