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Bulletproof Jeep J8

by David Zatz on

Jeep claims that the Jeep J8, a variant of the Wrangler designed for certain military and commercial duties, was the first vehicle to be certified under BRV 2009 VR7 for ballistic protection using hot-formed steel technology to create an external, non-parasitic protective shell.

Prototype of mIlitary Jeep J8 Light Patrol Vehicle

Jeep J8 and more on the BRV 2009 standards

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