For better or worse, German wartime engineering has always been at the leading edge of the world market. Continuing this tradition, Mercedes has unveiled the Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon LAPV 6.X concept vehicle. No price yet, but if you and your soldiers’ safety is an issue, you may want to invest in Mercedes’ gnarliest luxury SUV to date.
This armored version of their popular luxury SUV, the G Class, has a number of heavy-duty upgrades to protect it from roadside bombs and mines, to facilitate communication, and even to jam enemy communiqués. Some of its impressive statistics include the following:
- 2,866 lbs of cargo
- Top speed of 150 kilometers per hour
- 18 inches of ground clearance
- Individual tire pressure tire inflation system
- Armor plating,
- Undercarriage mine deflector plate