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For Transformers 4, which will be released in theaters in June 27, 2014 directed by Michael Bay came up few new characters, including «Hound», which will acted by a military truck Oshkosh FMTV.
And now let us talk about the truck. Oshkosh FMTV - the family of tactical trucks that are in service in the U.S. Army. This family of trucks bases on the Austrian cross-country truck Steyr 12M18.
Several modifications are a basis to the same chassis: capacity 2.5, 5 and 10 tons. There are also several formulas wheel 2X4, 4X6, 6X4 and 6X6. Military trucks, tow trucks, dump trucks and airborne platforms are based on the same chassis.
The trucks are equipped with a central tire inflation system, ABS, locking front and rear axles. Trucks in this series took part in combat operations in Iraq, they had booking cabins. For the convenience, the steering wheel and seat are heated.
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