Based on Mercedes-Benz-G-Class Extended Wheelbase

Predominantly for governments in Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa, the Mercedes Benz G-Class has been developed with a 58cm extended wheelbase.

Based on this extended wheelbase the G 63 is armored by TRASCO in level B6.

Armoring

Threat

Testlevel according to
VPAM APR 2006

Classification by
PM 2007 (PM)    
BRV 2009 (VR)

Stanag 4569
AEP 55 (level)

Comparable to*                        
DIN EN 1063 (BR),          
DIN EN 1522/23 (FB),      
BRV 1999 (VR)          

Type of Weapon

Calibre

Type of bullet          

Testcondition

Standoff (m)

Standard Hit Spacing

7

PM 7
VR 7

Level 1

BR 5
FB 5
VR 5

M16A2/Famas-G2

5.56 x 45mm

FJ(2)/PB/SCP(1)

10 +/- 0.5

3 shots on the vertices of a triangle @ 120 +/- 10mm

BR 6
FB 6
VR 6

M80 Ball
(M60/M14/FAL-FN)

7.62 x 51mm

FJ(1)/PB/SC

   

   

( B6+ not classified)

M16A1/Famas-G1 (M193)

5.56 x 45mm

FJ(2)/PB/SC

   

9

PM 9
VR 9

 

BR 7
FB 7
VR 7

M61-AP
(M60/M14/FAL-FN)

7.62 x 51mm

FJ(2)/PB/HC(1)

10 +/- 0.5

3 shots on the vertices of a triangle @ 120 +/- 10mm

Suspension

G- CLASS
Reinforced axles upgrated with sway bars and heavy duty dampers and springs.

Brakes

High performance brake system.

Tire and Rims

Due to the weight of the armored sedan or limousine, the vehicle is equipped with special tires with an increased load index.

Rims with special unique design and proven payload include the run flat system for emergency driving with a puncture up to a range of 15 km with 50km/h speed.