Eight-wheel drive

Eight-wheel drive

Chassis of an 8×8 vehicle
RM70 MRL of the Czech army
Tatra T815 8x8 autocrane

Eight-wheel drive, 8WD, or 8×8 ("eight by eight") is an eight-wheeled vehicle with a drivetrain that allows all eight wheels to receive power from the engine simultaneously.

Examples of 8×8 military vehicles include:


  1. ^ "Eight-wheel-drive beast is the Benz".  
  2. ^ "Boxer".  
  3. ^ "BAE woos Emirates over military deal".  
  4. ^ "Edge to Allies in War Engineering".  

External links

  • "Stryker Armoured Combat Vehicle Family, United States of America". Arms Technology. Retrieved 29 January 2013. 
  • "Piranha III / LAV III Armoured Wheeled Vehicles, Switzerland". Arms Technology. Retrieved 29 January 2013. 

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