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Tempest Mine Protected Vehicle (MPV)


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Country of Origin/Used by: Great Britain
First Produced/Service Dates: 2002
Manufactured by: Base Vehicle: Force Protection Inc. (now General Dynamics Land Systems); British Modifications: Supacat, Ltd.
Crew:

2+6

Armament: None.
Engine: 6-Cylinder Turbocharged Diesel
Miscellaneous Info: The Tempest MPV was a highly modified early version of the US' Force Protection Cougar 4x4 MRAP.  It was specifically designed to fit the needs of British Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) search teams in the former Yugoslavia.  It was later replaced by the Ridgback Protected Patrol Vehicle and Mastiff PPV when they became available.
Data Sheet Available:   None

Photos/Documents

Reference Source/Provider
Tempest 4x4 Mine Protected Vehicle Photos Ian Young - Great Britain

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Online

Reference Source/Provider
Tempest MPV Information and Photos Think Defence Website

Printed

Reference Author
"Tempest MPV" (June 2012 Issue of Military Machines International Magazine) Ian Young

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