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Scout car

Definition of the noun scout car

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noun

  1. fast armored military vehicle with four-wheel drive and open top

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Scout car: A scout car is a of military armored reconnaissance vehicle, capable of off-road mobility and often carrying mounted weapons such as machine guns for offensive capabilities and crew protection. They often only carry an operational crew aboard, which differentiates them from wheeled armored personnel carriers and Infantry Mobility Vehicles, but early scout cars, such as the open-topped US M3 Scout Car could carry a crew of seven. The term is often used synonymously with the more general term armored car, which also includes armored civilian vehicles. They are also differentiated by being designed and built for purpose, as opposed to improved technicals which might serve in the same role.

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Google previewWorld War II: The Definitive Encyclopedia and Document Collection [5 volumes] (2016)

The Definitive Encyclopedia and Document Collection by Spencer C. Tucker

The United States produced only three armored car designs in any great number: the M8 Scout Car, the M3A1 Scout Car, and the M20 Armored Utility Car. The M8 and M20 were built by Ford, and both used the same basic sixwheeled chassis ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

scout car Ordnance, a reconnaissance vehicle used for high- speed missions or cross-country operations; it is lightly armed and armored and may ...

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Small photo of BETHPAGE, NEW YORK - APRIL 7, 2016: The M3A1 Scout Car at the Museum of American Armor in Bethpage, NYSmall photo of BETHPAGE, NEW YORK - APRIL 10, 2016: The M3A1 Scout Car at the Museum of American Armor in Bethpage, NYSmall photo of Hop Farm, Kent / UK - 07/27/17: Daimler-built Ferret scout car at 2017 War and Peace Revival.Small photo of Hop Farm, Kent / UK - 07/27/17: BRDM-2 amphibious armoured scout car at 2017 War and Peace Revival.Small photo of Hop Farm, Kent / UK - 07/27/17: BRDM-2 amphibious armoured scout car at 2017 War and Peace Revival.Small photo of Hop Farm, Kent / UK - 07/27/17: Daimler Ferret scout car at 2017 War and Peace Revival.Small photo of Hop Farm, Kent / UK - 07/27/17: BRDM-2 amphibious armoured scout car at 2017 War and Peace Revival . More...

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