The Wiesel was developed
To meet the German Army’s composite materials and steel
requirement for an air- cord, and is up to 50 per cent
transportable light armoured lighter than comparable steel
vehicle for use by airborne tracks, which enables vehicles
Given its small size such as the Wiesel to meet the
and agility, the Wiesel needs a requirements of light weight and
lightweight armour solution that high levels of manoeuvrability.
Provides high levels of ballistic Other benefits include 70 per
protection without impeding cent less vibration, up to 13.5dB
manoeuvrability. Noise reduction, up to 25 per cent
Soucy’s CRT consists of a less fuel consumption, reduced
continuously cased rubber braking distance, and mine blast
band structure, and reinforced with fire protection.