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IDEX 2023: Jaguar 6x6 recon vehicle touts for Middle East business as French deliveries ramp up

21st February 2023 - 10:30 GMT | by Christopher F Foss in Abu Dhabi


The Jaguar 6x6 reconnaissance vehicle was shown outside France for the first time at IDEX 2023. (Photo: author)

Over 20 examples of the Naxter Jaguar 6x6 armoured reconnaissance vehicle have now been delivered to the French Army, with the company evidently eyeing sales in MENA countries which ordered the predecessor AMX-10RCR design.

Being shown for the first time in the Middle East is the latest Nexter Jaguar 6x6 reconnaissance vehicle which recently entered service with the French Army as a  replacement for the AMX-10RCR and Sagaie armoured cars.

The example shown at IDEX 2023 is a pre-production version and will return to France after the show is over as there are no plans for any in-country trials.

Jaguar is one of three new wheeled AFVs to have recently entered service with the French Army, with the other two being the Griffon and Serval APCs which are the long-term replacement for the 4x4

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Christopher F Foss


Christopher F Foss

Christopher F Foss is an internationally recognised authority on armoured fighting vehicles, artillery and other weapon systems, …

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