An Enok of the Feldjäger
|Place of origin||Germany|
|Used by||See Operators|
|Manufacturer||Mercedes-Benz, Armoured Car Systems (ACS)|
|Mass||5.4 tonnes (6.0 short tons) or 6.1 tonnes (6.7 short tons)|
|Length||4.82 m (15.8 ft)|
|Width||1.90 m (6.2 ft)|
|Remote-controlled turret with a Rheinmetall MG3 or HK GMG|
|Engine||OM642 270, 6-cylinder diesel engine|
135 kW (184 hp)
|700 km (430 mi)|
|Speed||95 km/h (59 mph)|
The LAPV Enok is being manufactured by Armored Car Systems GmbH (ACS), based in Aichach, a wholly owned subsidiary of 'Gruma Commercial Vehicles' based in Derching. Important subcontractors are the companies LeTech - Special Purpose Vehicles (formerly Lennartz Technik) in Welzheim and the Austrian Magna Steyr based in Graz.
A first batch of 247 vehicles has been ordered by the Bundeswehr, with deliveries scheduled to be carried out between 2008 and 2013.
Im August 2018, the German Federal Police ordered modified Enok 6.1s along with remote controlled weapon stations as protected vehicles for airport security tasks, denomiated Geschütztes Einsatzfahrzeug 2 - (GEF2).
It features protection according to NATO STANAG 4569 Level 2, against rifle fire, land mines, and improvised explosive devices. The Enok was especially designed to be deployed in harsh terrains and bad weather situations.
- Federal Armed Forces — Over 250 in use.
- Army Special Operation Forces (KSK) — 49.
- Federal Police - 7 in use, 21 ordered
- Mercedes-Benz G-Class, for info on the Wolf vehicle
- AGF (Light infantry vehicle)
- Mowag Eagle
- ATF Dingo
- Raccoon dog - called enok in some cultures - the origin of the vehicle's designation.
- "Panzer-G für den Anti-Terror-Einsatz (in German)". Auto Motor und Sport. Retrieved 6 May 2015.
- Kleine Anfrage der FDP an die Bundesregierung Umfang des Einsatzes von geschützten Fahrzeugen in Afghanistan
- Bozinovski, Igor (13 September 2018). "Germany gifts light armoured vehicles to Montenegro". IHS Jane's 360. Skopje. Archived from the original on 14 September 2018. Retrieved 16 September 2018.
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