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Meet the GM Defense ISV Army Truck

GM’s Infantry Squad Vehicle Is a Colorado ZR2 Pickup Truck on Steroids – Motor Trend Take one Colorado midsize pickup, remove bodywork, add bad-assery Think the new 2021 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2, the midsize pickup truck’s hardcore off-road trim, is impressive? Its primary changes from before include less styling-seriously, Chevy just straight-up made most of the …

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Who Will Build 651 Parachuting Trucks For The Army? (ISV)

Who Will Build 651 Parachuting Trucks For The Army? WASHINGTON: Three very different teams are vying to build the Army’s Infantry Squad Vehicle, a truck tough enough to parachute out of an airplane and then drive away cross-country with nine heavily armed infantrymen. By Nov. 13th, each team owes the Army two vehicles for testing, …

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Will One-Team Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle (OMFV) Competition Stand?

Bradley Replacement: Army Risks Third Failure In A Row WASHINGTON: Experts fear the Army has undermined a top priority program, the Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle, by disqualifying one of the only two remaining competitors for not delivering its prototype on time. “I cannot believe that is the reason,” said a baffled Thomas Spoehr, a retired …

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Lynx No Longer Competitive on Optionally Manned Fighting Vehcile

Lynx 41 disqualified from Bradley replacement competition WASHINGTON – The Army has disqualified Raytheon and Rheinmetall’s bid for the Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle prototype competition, Defense News has learned. The OMFV is meant to replace the service’s Bradley Infantry Fighting Vehicle. The Army’s plan was to choose a winner after two companies deliver 14 prototypes …

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SAIC Changes Approach with New Infantry Squad Vehicle Partnership

Nazzic Keene: Army ISV Contract Partnership Reflects Change in SAIC’s Market Approach – GovCon Wire TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 2, 2019 – Nazzic Keene , CEO of Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) and a 2019 Wash100 winner , has said SAIC’s partnership with to manufacture infantry squad vehicles for the U.S. Army is an …

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Raytheon and Rheinmetall Defence form JV for Lynx Infantry Fighting Vehicle

Raytheon and Rheinmetall join to bid for US Army’s OMFV programme Raytheon and Rheinmetall Defence have formed a joint venture to offer the Lynx Infantry Fighting Vehicle to the US Army. Known as Raytheon Rheinmetall Land Systems, the JV entity will bid for the US Army’s Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle (OMFV) contract. Military Systems Group …

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Australia’s $10.2 Billion Infantry Fighting Vehicle Program

Rheinmetall Moving Forward In Australia’s $10.2 Billion Infantry Fighting Vehicle Program – Defense Daily Rheinmetall said this week it will move forward in Australia’s $10.2 billion future infantry fighting vehicle competition with its Lynx fighting vehicle, the same platform the German firm is offering for the U.S. Army’s Bradley replacement program. Australia… Already a subscriber …

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