The Description M548 tracked cargo carrier
The M548 tracked cargo carrier is an unarmored variant of the M113 APC. This vehicle was developed in BAE system. It is a general purpose transport vehicle, intended to carry cargo or ammunition to forward areas. This tracked carrier is no longer in service with the US Army. It was exported to Argentina, Canada, Israel, Italy, Spain, Switzerland and some other countries.
Vehicle has a payload capacity of 5.45 t. It can carry three passengers in the cab and at least four in the cargo compartment.
The original M548 supply carrier was powered by Detroit Diesel 6V53 diesel engine, developing 210 hp. Engine is mounted behind the cab. Vehicle has a low ground pressure and performs well in rugged terrain. The M548 is fully amphibious. On water it is propelled by it`s tracks. Vehicle can be airlifted by the C-130 Hercules. It`s height can be reduced by removing canvas top and folding windscreen.
Condition Restoration Project
Chassis No | Army No
This is a rare opportunity to get hold of a genuinely low mileage M548 which is suitable as a restoration project for an enthusiast.Detailed M548 tracked cargo carrier
Cab seating 1 + 3 men
Dimensions and weight
Weight (combat) 12.88 t
Maximum load 5.45 t
Length 5.75 m
Width 2.68 m
Height 2.68 m
Engine Detroit Diesel 6V53 diesel
Engine power 210 hp
Maximum road speed 53 km/h
Range 460 km
Side slope 30%
Vertical step 0.56 m
Trench 1.67 m
You can purchase this all-terrain vehicle as is, or order the full restoration!
Released from service by the British MOD (Ministry of Defence)
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