Driverless Ural military truck prototype shown at Army 2022 forum
PATRIOT PARK /Moscow Region/, August 16. /TASS-DEFENSE/. A prototype of the first driverless military truck Ural has been shown at the Army 2022 international military and technical forum, a TASS correspondent reported from the scene.
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Autonomous truck developed on the basis of the 4×4 Ural-432067-73 chassis (Picture source: Twitter account of Samuel Bendett)
The vehicle was developed on the basis of the 4×4 Ural-432067-73 chassis. The driverless truck can carry cargo with a weight of up to 5 tons. It has a speed of up to 80 km/h (50 mph) and is capable of negotiating various obstacles, including a 70-cm ford. The Ural truck can be controlled remotely or in autonomous mode.
The new military truck is powered by a 240 hp straight-four engine, has an automatic gearbox and a pneumatic ABS. The driverless vehicle has a road weight of more than 6.4 tons.
The Army 2022 international military-technical forum is running on August 15-21 at the Patriot exhibition center outside Moscow. The Defense Ministry is the organizer of the forum.
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