Specifications for the
Alvis FV101 Scorpion
Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Manufacturer: Alvis Vehicles, Coventry, UK
Initial Year of Service: 1972
Production: Not Available
Overall Length: 15.72ft (4.79m)
Width: 7.32ft (2.23m)
Height: 6.89ft (2.10m)
Weight: 8.9 US Short Tons (8,073kg; 17,798lbs)
Powerplant: 1 x Jaguar J60 4.2 liter 6-cylinder pertol engine generating 190hp @ 4,750rpm (later replaced by Cummins diesel engine).
Maximum Speed: 50mph (80.5 km/h)
Maximum Range: 400 miles (644 km)
NBC Protection: Yes
1 x 76mm main gun
1 x 7.62mm coaxial machine gun
2 x 4 smoke grenade dischargers
40 x 76mm projectiles
3,000 x 7.62mm ammunition
FV101 Scorpion - Armed Reconnaissance Vehicle featuring a 76mm main gun.
Belgium, Botswana, Brunei, Chile, Honduras, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Jordan, Malaysia, Nigeria, Oman, Philippines, Spain, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom and Venezuela.