The Spartan Armoured Personnel Carrier was on show at the Vehicle Study Day at Salisbury Plain. Spartan is a derivative of the CVR (T) vehicle (Combat Vehicle Reconnaissance tracked). Spartan is used by specialist troops which can include Mortar Fire Control Teams, anti aircraft teams equipped with HVM, or as Engineer Command/Reconnaissance Vehicles. The variant shown was equipped with the new enhanced vehicle protection. Length: 5.12m, Width: 2.24m, Height: 2.26m, Weight: 8.17 tonnes, Max Road Speed: 80.5kph, Engine: Jaguar 4.2 litre. Crew: Commander, driver and 5 crew; Armament: 7.62mm machine gun.
The Jaguar engine was petrol
They changed to Cummins diesel about 4 years ago
Is it to much to ask of the MOD to get it right no wonder Broon dosen't know whose going to the Stan
He probably read it on that website