At the DefExpo exhibition, Ashok Leyland introduced the LSV 4×4 (Light Specialist Vehicle) — a compact four-wheel drive truck with an armored cab. Among the tasks that he can perform: reconnaissance, counter-insurgency, armament carrier, troop carriage, patrol missions, etc.
All four sides of the armored cabin, designed for a crew of five (including the driver), are protected for STANAG level 1. The truck is equipped with an air-cooled H6 diesel engine with a capacity of 180 hp, which is paired with a 5-speed automatic transmission. The truck is equipped with an independent air suspension with electronic control (ECAS). The 335/80 R20 tyres are of the run-flat type.
GVWt of the LSV 4×4 is 5 tonnes, the maximum permissible total weight is 8 tonnes. Payload is 1 tonne.