"With this award, BAE Systems will be able to develop a family of vehicles
that will deliver the technology and capability the Marines require to accomplish their mission in support of our national security."
The AVTA concluded that "the total costs shown for the Development, Production, Fielding, and Sustainment of the AFV Family of Vehicles
(Heavy, Medium, and Light, Wheeled, and Trailer groups) provide a very adequate baseline for the quantification of Life Cycle Cost savings" (AVTA, 1988, p.
Covers the MRAP family of vehicles
, including capabilities and limitations.
Delivering outputs of 520, 560 and 640 hp, the new flagship rounds off the high end of MAN1/2s family of vehicles
The new seven-seater Discovery Sport will be made at JLR's Halewood plant on Merseyside and is part of the PS200m the company is spending on developing the Discovery family of vehicles
While the Disco has traditionally been a single model, the plan is to introduce a new family of vehicles
aimed at redefining the leisure SUV category of the market.
With the Discovery set to transition from a single model to a new family of vehicles
, the learning from the concept vehicle will be used on several vehicles rather than just one.
"The truth is Ford has a full family of vehicles
and we will bring the full breadth of the range of the Middle East."
More recently, the company has had a long and successful relationship with BAE Systems on a multi-year life extension program for the Army's M113 family of vehicles
, improving its mobility, firepower and protection to make it one of the safest vehicles in its class.
The company now simply refers to its long-established Striker family of vehicles
by their axle configuration.
The MPV family of vehicles
was designed through a co-operation of Iveco DV and Krauss-Maffei Wegmann, who signed an agreement in 2008 to develop a range of military vehicles in the 18 to 20-tonne category.
The high-voltage, 4 kWh battery is part of the energy storage subsystem for the FCS MGV family of vehicles
. The battery pack will power hybrid electric propulsion and vehicle start and features a unique module by-pass that allows up to two modules to fail while battery operation continues.