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Volkswagen Type 183/Bombardier Iltis

4x4 Utility Carrier Truck


Country of Origin/Used by: Germany, Canada and Belgium.
First Produced/Service Dates: 1977
Manufactured by: Volkswagen of Germany and Bombardier of Canada
Crew: 1/3
Armament: As fitted by user; A typical armament package was (1) 7.62mm or (1) .50 cal machine gun.
Engine: (4)
Miscellaneous Info: VW made the Iltis from 1977 to 1981.  However, Bombardier commenced production in 1983.
Data Sheet Available:   VW Type 183/Bombardier Iltis Data Sheet (by David Haugh)


Reference Source/Provider
Canadian Bombardier Iltis Photos David Haugh - Content Editor
  German VW Type 183/Bombardier Iltis Photo Neil Baumgardner - Arlington, Virginia USA
German VW Type Iltis Photo Luis Pitarch - Spain
German VW Type 183 Iltis Photos Alan Wise Collection
  VW Type 183/Bombardier Iltis Line Drawings David Haugh - Content Editor

References Available


Reference Source/Provider
Bombardier Iltis Information and Photos The Military Jeep Page
Iltis Information and Photos Iltis America Vehicle Sales Website
Iltis Information and Photos 4WD Online Website
Iltis Photos by Hans-Hermann Buhling Prime Portal
Iltis Photos by Mark Minnis Prime Portal
Iltis Photos by Daryl Nightingale Prime Portal
Iltis Photos by Jean Thomas Rembert Prime Portal


Reference Author
VW Iltis (Schiffer Publications) Willy Queissner

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