Turkish defense company Otokar showed its new Akrep II armored vehicle, which is a diesel modification of the Akrep II (Scorpio) electric armored vehicle, which debuted in 2019.
The Akrep II line of armored vehicles is distinguished by a reduced silhouette, increased mobility and modular design, thanks to which the vehicle can be equipped with various weapons, including cannons of up to 90 mm caliber.
Akrep II 4×4 armored vehicles were created both for reconnaissance missions and for fire support of ground forces. The machines are designed to meet the current as well as future needs of the ground forces. Akrep II is highly maneuverable in all terrain conditions and can be equipped with electric, diesel and hybrid motors. The diesel version of the Akrep II was developed for an export customer.