FV 101 CVR(T) ScorpionAlvis has produced a substantial part of the British Army’s tank fleet and has maintained high export levels. Its family of combat vehicles includes the Scorpion, Spartan, Sultan, Samson and Scimitar tanks and also the Saracen armoured personnel carrier and the Saladin armoured vehicle. The ageing Scorpion and Scimitar vehicles did not stand out as efficient machines in the Gulf and Bosnian conflicts.
Type Tracked light reconnaissance vehicle Manufacturer Alvis Weight 8073 kg Length 4.79 m Height 2.1 m Armor Material Aluminum Armor Thickness Average of 25mm Maximum Speed 80.5 kph on-road Powerplant Perkins T6-3544 Horsepower 200 hp
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