This Armoured Toyota Land Cruiser 79 Can Courageous By the use of Land Mines

Try out SVI Max three Troopy, which is centered on the Toyota Land Cruiser 70 sequence, constructed by SVI Engineering of South Africa

South Africa-based principally armoured automobile specialist SVI Engineering has included a brand new product to its armoured motorcar lineup. Christened Max three Troopy, the car is centered on Toyota Land Cruiser 79 (J70). It’s going to get whole physique armour created of metal, and may carry as much as eight occupants in completely security about practically any terrain.

SVI Max three Troopy is the observe-up to the Max three armoured personnel service launched ultimate 12 months. Whereas the latter was principally a pickup truck, the brand new only one is a multi-intent car. Apparently, the Troopy isn’t only a armed service automobile or truck, however can be out there in a civilian version, which doesn’t have any mounting particulars for rifles and heavy artillery.

For the civilian variation of the armoured car, prospects don’t demand a allow from South Africa’s Nationwide Conventional Arms Management Committee (NCACC). It may be utilized for riot command, anti-poaching, security, armoured convoy, and plenty of others. The car capabilities armoured whole physique plates constructed of steel, as talked about prior, which current EN1063 BR6 safety as regular (can face up to assault rifles).


The safety may be upgraded to BR7, thus making the Max three Troopy able to withstanding anti-personnel land mines and blasts as correctly. The powertrain of the motorcar consists of a 4.5-litre, turbocharged, V8 diesel motor, which is in a position of creating a most potential of 205 PS (151 kW) and a peak torque of 430 Nm (317 lb-ft).

The most effective tempo of the Max three Troopy is rated at 140 kmph (87 mph). The car additionally sporting actions an upgraded suspension with a greater load rating, an additional rear anti-roll bar, and new wheels and tyres. In accordance to SVI, entrepreneurs of the automobile can take a look at their space Toyota dealership for parts and professional companies, and the proposed assist interval is each single 5,000 km. SVI additionally presents a 1 yr/50,000 km guarantee on the Troopy.


The promoting worth of SVI Max three Troopy commences at 1.eight million South African Rand, or throughout INR 94 lakh. Apparently, Mahindra & Mahindra additionally builds an armoured variation of the Toyota Land Cruiser 79 in India, which is employed by UN Organisations, numerous NGOs, and even VIPs.