1953 Humber (Pig) Armoured Truck
Monday, 16 January 2017 | AdrianR
The 1953 MK1 FV1611b Humber 1 Ton Armoured Truck, better known as a Humber Pig (due to its appearance), started its working life not as an army vehicle but as a 1 Ton pick-up truck, the UK Army requisitioned it and re-bodied it with the Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC) body in 1959. It was designed to carry 8 troops a vehicle commander and the driver. Powered by a 6 cylinder Rolls Royce 4.2L petrol engine, it weighs 4.75 Tons or 6 Tons fully loaded.
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