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Challenger armoured repair & recovery vehicle

The Challenger Armoured Repair and Recovery Vehicle (CRARRV) is a highly evolved armoured vehicle designed to recover and repair damaged tanks on the battlefield.

The vehicle has two winches, main and auxiliary, and an Atlas hydraulically operated crane capable of lifting a complete Challenger 2 power pack.

Crew: 3 + 2
Dimensions: 9.61m (Length) x 3.13m (Height) x 3.62m (Width)
Weight: 61200kg
Armament: 1 x 7.62mm GPMG, smoke dischargers
Maximum crane lift: 6500kg at 4.9m reach
Engine: 1200bhp Perkins-Condor CV12
Maximum speed: 59kph