This edition of sponsored by:
MiscellaneousPentagon Speeds Up Effort to Replace Humvee
Posted by ScramblerKen on 2005/9/5 16:18:45 (1824) reads

In scanning the web, I came across this little news article:
Pentagon Speeds Up Effort to Replace Humvee.

Maybe Jeep can come out with something for the military and take back their crown.

Reader Reactions

The comments are owned by the poster.
We aren't responsible for their content.
You must login or register to post a comment.

Poster Thread
Posted: 2005/9/5 19:01  Updated: 2005/9/5 19:01
Just popping in
Joined: 2005/7/29
Posts: 6
 Re: Pentagon Speeds Up Effort to Replace Humvee
But was the Humvee ever designed or intended to protect its occupants from this type of weapon? Is it realistic that a lighter, high mobility vehicle, with these new requirements will still be highly mobile? For that matter, does other vehicles, that have better protection even withstand these weapons - say a LAV or a Bradley. But these are in a different class of vehicle anyway. If we are talking about building up a new vehicle to replace the Humvee that will protect its occupants against these weapons, aren't talking about building a vehicle that is no longer in the same class as a vehicle like a Humvee. I don't know, just thinking out loud. Regardless, YES, it would be sweet if Jeep entered to win a contract for a new design that did these things and won it!
Main Menu
JeepNewsNow Everywhere


Lost Password?

Register now!
Jeep Classifieds
Syndication - RSS
Add Jeep News Headlines to your site for free!

Display the latest Jeep news headlines on your Web site using our RSS 2.0 news feed!

RSS 2.0

Or, if you prefer, an even easier way of putting the headlines on your Web site is to utilize our free, JavaScript-based headlines. Check them out!
Who's Online
25 user(s) are online (7 user(s) are browsing News)

Members: 0
Guests: 25

mike's totally free jeep news now is designed and maintained by
Copyright © 1998-2010 mike's totally free jeep news now
Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Advertising Info