Troop carrier

The Jeep J8 Troop Carrier offers seating for eight soldiers. The heavy-duty raised tubular frame provides additional head room and storage capacity.

The soft top is manufactured with canvas and has roll up rear and side panels. The two inward facing bench seats can be folded to provide additional cargo space.


Max speed: 140km/h
Fuel capacity: 83.3 litres
Cruising range: 350-600km
GVW: 3,364kg
Curb weight: 2,324kg
Payload: 1,040kg
Trailer towing: 1,591kg
Length: 4,612mm
Width: 1,880mm
Height: 2,300mm
60% grade incline on hard surface  
Off-road clearance  
Approach angle: 42.2°
Departure angle: 28.7°
Ramp break-over angle: 22°
Side slope (driver only): 45%
Fording depth: 762mm
Turning radius: 6.20m

Front coil springs, rear leaf springs with heavy-duty gas assisted shock absorbers

Servo-assisted, uprated front and rear disc brakes with ABS

265/70R17 mud terrain

System cushioned against noise and spark
180A @ 12V


2x front heavy-duty towing shackles

2x rear heavy-duty towing shackles

Canvas soft top with roll up panels

Fastening clips for secured hood system

Full doors with glass windows

Halogen headlamps

Loop on hood to secure lowered windshield

Rear Dana 60 axles

Rear folding step

Rear pintle hook for towing

Reinforced chassis

Spare wheel on tailgate

Twin reversing lights

Vehicle painted in military green or beige


2x inward facing folding bench seats

6x lashing eye rings in rear cargo area

8x seats (2+6 inward facing bench)

Front 2x 12V power outlets

Heating, ventilation and air conditioning

Rear lap belts

Reinforced internal safety cage


24V auxiliary converter (optional)

2kg fire extinguisher

2x Optima spiral gel batteries

6x grab handles

'A' frame nudge bar mounted on front bumper

Battery isolator switch

Blackout lights

Dual front airbags

Grill inserts

Heavy duty steel bumpers

LED lights (1 red/1 white)

LED map lamp

Non slip floor treatment

Rear folding step

Rear light guards

Skid plate group

Upgraded tyres