Mercedes showed a new military model Multi Role Vehicle

The load capacity of the vehicle up to 3 tons.

Mercedes showed an unusual project under the name G-Wagon MRV. SUV developed specially for the military. The car is built on the basis of the G-Class, reports citing .

Instead of full body all-terrain vehicle equipped with a light add-on seats-buckets and roll cage.

All mechanical parts are borrowed from light armored Mercedes LAPV. Under the hood is a three-liter V6 diesel with a power of 185 horsepower and is paired with a 5-speed automatic transmission and two-speed transfer gearbox.

The main differences from the usual MRV “Gelika”:
– portal axles, which allowed to increase the ground clearance 245 mm to 412;
– heavy-duty suspension with two shock absorbers on each wheel;
– 18-domovye wheel with the special clamps, which protect the tyres from razbaltyvaniya;
– diesel engine, adapted to continuous operation on low grade fuel.

Aboard the MRV can accommodate up to six people. Payload is up to 3,000 pounds. Fording depth up to a meter.Optional for the car offers bulletproof booking the lower part of the body and the armored plate underneath. Possible to install different types of bodies and add-ons.