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9/13/2013
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Elena Malykhina
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Army Ultra Light Vehicle Prototype: Visual Tour

Designed to test fuel efficiency, adaptability and survivability in almost any environment, this concept vehicle includes plenty of high-tech enhancements.
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The ULV's interior technologies include a crushable floating floor that absorbs energy, adjustable stroking seats, five-point restraint systems and spatial accommodations that lessen head impacts. "The cab is designed to have seven egress points facilitated by quick-release and removable components, stowage space for personnel and mission-specific items, and 360-degree situational awareness through front- and rear-mounted ultra-wide-angle thermal imagers," TARDEC engineer Vladimir Gendlin said in a statement.

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