STRIKE Development

Designed for a prestigious SE Asian customer and now with over 140 vehicles delivered to three countries, the Light STRIKE Vehicle provides the perfect answer to a cost-effective, lightweight (air transportable), robust, long-range weapons platform / patrol vehicle.

Based upon the OVIK ultra strong, heavy duty STRIVE chassis with a payload of over 2.0 tonnes, STRIKE is unmatched in its class

Employing lessons learned in combat in Sierra Leone, Iraq and Afghanistan: OVIK CROSSWAY STRIKE options include:

  • 4x4 STRIVE chassis with 230 / 280 / 320 wheelbase
  • 6x6 STRIVE chassis as an option
  • 3.2 FORD PUMA Duratorq engine with either auto or manual 6 speed transmission
  • 4x4 or 6x6 drive
  • Integrated roll cage / Weapons Mounting Frame
  • Integrated winch (front and / or rear)
  • Integrated bull bars
  • Run flat, bead lock wheels and tyres
  • Two piece split rim wheels with run flat inserts
  • Central Tyre Inflation System (CTIS)
  • Variable geometry seating
  • Fold away crew seating
  • Long range fuel tanks (up to 800KM range)
  • Helicopter lifting points

  • Folding roll cage and weapon mounting frame for internal stowage in CASA 212 and CHINOOK / CH47
  • Full recovery suite
  • Surveillance countermeasures
  • Smoke grenade dischargers
  • Integrated multi-spectral camouflage system
  • Integrated communications
  • Integrated flexible weapons mounting (5.56mm / 7.62mm / 12.7mm / .50 cal / twin .50 cal / twin 7.62 / 40mm Grenade Launcer etc)
  • Mobility support assests (sand tracks etc)
  • External stowage pods for fuel / water jerry cans
  • Ammunition stowage system
  • Integrated all weather canopy
  • Folding windscreen
  • Applique armour kit
  • Tactical lighting system
  • Explosive safe fuel system