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Military shows off MRAP in New York

CNET Car Tech takes a look at a heavily armored personnel carrier at the 2008 New York auto show.

By Mar. 19, 2008


Pentagon ships new M-ATVs to Afghanistan

Over the next year, more than 6,600 of the Oshkosh-built mine-resistant vehicles will head to Afghanistan to replace up-armored Humvees.

By Oct. 1, 2009


Pentagon wants faster delivery of mine-resistant vehicles

Roadside bombs are a big threat to troops in Iraq. An armored truck called the Cougar could help protect the troops.

By Jul. 3, 2007


CROSSHAIRS to protect vehicles against bullets, RPGs

DARPA contracts to mount threat detection and countermeasure systems on MRAPs designed to locate and engage enemy shooters.

By Nov. 20, 2009


Army to honor gear that lessens IED damage

Two of the military branch's top inventions for 2007, SPARK and HEAT are designed to help protect troops traveling in a combat zone.

By May. 22, 2008


Prototype for military Hummer replacement is on the way

Oshkosh Truck and Northrop Grumman's Joint Light Tactical Vehicle promises better maneuverability, survivability, and payload capacity than the Humvee.

By Jan. 11, 2008