I am sure that this is a superbly constructed and equipped vehicle, but that picture above illustrates what I reckon must be a fault with it. Namely that, however bomb proof it is on the underneath, surely an Afghan shepherd with a rifle could inflict serious damage on the exposed crew? Well, no doubt the powers that be know better …
Airfix 1/48 kit .
1. JACKAL High Mobility Weapons Platform COYOTE Tactical Support Vehicle – Light, Carl Schulze, Tankograd Publishing, 2012 (link)