According to Plasan, the SandCat offers unique optimization between protection, payload, and cost by using composite materials to defeat threats once only encountered in warzones, but now seen in attacks on city streets. An armoured car based on a Ford F550 will be the car that changes the world. Although the number is small, the door is open and now Plasan is promoting the latest version of its SandCat, the Stormer. The SandCat is based on a commercial Ford F-Series chassis. Well-regarded because of its proven field-tested reputation for reliability, durability, safety, and mission flexibility, the Plasan SandCat is a global standard that other light armoured vehicles strive to achieve. Plasan designs, develops, manufactures and integrates survivability solutions to offer tactical superiority even in the most challenging missions. We have the capabilities, workflow process and communication ability to partner with the best. Plasan is an international company with R&D and manufacturing facilities in Israel, US, and France plus broader partner network. (Photo: Plasan), Mönch Verlagsgesellschaft mbH Christine-Demmer-Straße 753474 Bad Neuenahr – Ahrweiler Phone: +49 2641 3703 – 0 Fax: +49 2641 3703 - 199 info@moench-group.com. In reality the basic SandCat, which runs on a Ford 1.7l turbo diesel engine, seats four people in its cab with space to spare at the back. Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. A true all-terrain vehicle, the SandCat is able to ford streams, cross trenches, climb vertical steps, handle steep inclines and hazardous side slopes and to cruise at speed across sand, rocks, mud and ice. var path = 'hr' + 'ef' + '='; Plasan provides customized survivability solutions for tactical wheeled vehicles, aircraft, naval platforms, civilian armored vehicles and personal protection. Air Recognition Leave your details and we will get back to you soon, Up to STANAG 4569 Level III and optional underbody protection upgrades. At the Eurosatory show in 2008, the SandCat was relaunched as a brand of Oshkosh Defense. Launched in 2005, Plasan's SandCat evolved into a broad family of vehicles, fielded in over 16 countries across five continents. The updated classic SandCat look now offers more opportunity for localised customisation. The STORMER Mk IV is designed to provide a superior level of protection for law enforcing units, SWAT teams and military Defence operations which are carried out throughout the most challenging environments, urban arenas and rough terrain. SandCat is based on a commercial FORD F-550 chassis with a 6.7 turbo diesel engine. Plasan is showing three new vehicles at Eurosatory in Paris from today – two are all new, and one is making its European début having been unveiled at Expo Seguridad in Mexico in April this year.. Press Release:-HYRAX is a new Light Armoured All-Terrain Vehicle, based on the class-leading Mercedes-Benz G-wagen chassis. The Stormer Mk IV overcomes obstacles performing tactical maneuvers by utilizing its advanced automotive design features such as short wheel base providing optimal weight balance, and a powerful 330bhp 6.7L V8 engine. The EX has the same wheelbase as the regular SandCat Stormer but with a little extra body length for more room in the back. Plasan Plasan has been very busy in recent years developing new products, and the fruits of that effort are now coming to market for the benefit of all. Plasan’s Kitted Hull solution is battle proven for over 10 years with thousands of vehicles deployed. The SandCat STORMER Mk IV is the latest generation of the Plasan SandCat family of 4×4 armored vehicles – one of the most advanced COTS (Commercially Of The Shelf) chassis-based off-road armored vehicle on the market today. Plasan is committed to its customers for a cost effective product life cycle and constant readiness for the next mission. The new armoured floor design achieves a higher level of underbelly mine protection without the usual added weight and height. This cost-effective package has a well-proven reliable drivetrain that is easily serviceable and has global support. The latest models were shown for the first time at Eurosatory 2018. This email address is being protected from spambots. The SandCat (Hebrew: פלסן קרקל ‎) is a composite armored vehicle designed by the then Plasan Sasa (now Plasan) of Israel.The SandCat, which is presented as a single CamelCase word, was shown publicly for the first time at AUSA during October 2005.