Brazil Inaugurates Defense Vehicle Factory

By Geraldine Cook
June 24, 2013

On June 15, IVECO inaugurated its unit that will manufacture Defense vehicles in the city of Sete Lagoas, Minas Gerais state, after an investment of over 100 million reales (about U.S. $ 46.64 million) in infrastructure and development of the medium-sized armored Guaraní vehicle for transporting personnel, with (VBTP-MR) 6×6 wheels, which was ordered by the Brazilian Army.