On a recent military demonstration, the Sudanese Army paraded it indigenous Sarsar-2 4×4 armored personnel carrier.
The Sarsar-2 is 4×4 armored reconnaissance vehicle is based on a modified 1.2-ton South Korean KIA light truck chassis that is re-modified with more improved armor plating to enhance protection against small arms and shell splinters.
The vehicle’s layout is very similar to that of light combat vehicle with the engine at the front, the crew in the middle and the troops compartment at the rear.
The vehicle’s top is fitted with an open top turret which can be armed with a 12.7mm machine gun.
It can carry a total of 11 armed troops including commander, driver, gunner and 8 infantrymen.
Each side of the troops compartment is fitted with four small bulletproof windows and firing ports, the rear part of the vehicle is fitted with a single door.