Indian Army`s Windy 505

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  1. Kunal Biswas

    Kunal Biswas Member of the Year 2011 Moderator

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    Windy, the wonder

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    Read more at: Windy-505: Indian Army's first-ever patented, high-mobility, fast-attack vehicle : INDIASCOPE - India Today

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    Source :http://indianarmy.nic.in/writereaddata/documents/corp_of_eme.pdf
     
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  3. Kunal Biswas

    Kunal Biswas Member of the Year 2011 Moderator

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    Imho, This vehicle is tailored as per need of Indian Army and should have variants like >>

    1. General purpose vehicle
    2. Ambulance
    3. Fast attack vehicle
    4. Armored vehicle

    Just like Dhruv ..
     
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    Is it diesel or patrol and who made it??
     
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    looks like copy of 1960 ties Nissan patrol aka jonga in new avtar..

    any info on engine and power???
     
  6. Kunal Biswas

    Kunal Biswas Member of the Year 2011 Moderator

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    Indeed looks like a Jonga on steroids ..

    As this vehicle is completely design by Indian Army, There are no specs ever shown except ' power-to-weight ratio 40:1 ' it does show it has a powerful engine, Indian army EME design and manufactured this vehicle ..

    Hope some Pvt corp takes the responsibility to make serial production ..

     
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    rock127 Maulana Rockullah Senior Member

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    Whats the engine power in cc?

    Is it 4x4?
     
  8. Kunal Biswas

    Kunal Biswas Member of the Year 2011 Moderator

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    200% on that 4X4, Cannot be military vehicle if not a 4X4 .. ;)

    Cannot say anything on specs ..
     
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    arnabmit Homo Communis Indus Senior Member

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    Dont know what is already there... Would love to see massive run-flat tyres and hydro-pneumatic suspension for extreme off-roading!

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    Is this new incarnation of windy / tuffy or some Private co .. ?
     
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    looks like desi jugard by mahindra or some local player

    definitely not phoren
     
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    aditya10r PHAK MU LUCK Senior Member

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    whatever but looks very quirky and hideous,
    does'nt looks bad
     
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    what does red number plate mean in Army Bhai.....
     
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  14. Kunal Biswas

    Kunal Biswas Member of the Year 2011 Moderator

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    I never saw red number plate in Army ..

    But the test vehicles in India do have red plates, Like this Safari for Army on trails ..

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    This looks more like an enclosed version of Mahindra Axe.
     
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    It does have some resemblance indeed ..
     
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    the placement of head lights and stripes in front..

    thank you bhai..
     
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    Shaitan Zandu balm all day Senior Member

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    Axe is their LSV, for the LSV program.

    This new one could be their LAMV requirement, if it is Mahindra.

    It has the stereotypical Mahindra claw grill.
     
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    Where and when was this pic taken ? Seeing the steering on the dashboard in the left side, this could be India, red plate probably means its a test/demo vehicle (at least commercial vehicles do). Nothing concrete shows on google image search when I search using this pic.
     

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