Reva APC

The REVA Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC) is a mine-protected vehicle. It is produced by ICP South Africa. The vehicle’s V-shaped hull offers protection against land mines and Improvised Explosive Devices (IED)s. The vehicle has space for at least 10 passengers. Ten firing ports are also available. Two light machine guns can be used and cover a 360-degree on roller bearing turret hatches.

The vehicle is often confused with the Mamba and the RG-31.


The REVA 4x4 APC is available as a 10 seater vehicle which includes the driver and co-driver. It was designed in October 2004. ICP are the owners of the Blue Print data pack of the REVA 4x4.

Other models available are:

  • A command and control vehicle
  • An ambulance
  • A recovery vehicle
  • A VIP carrier
Country Name Origin Year
South Africa 2004
Country Name Operational Year Retirement Year
Equatorial Guinea View
Iraq View
Nigeria View
Saudi Arabia View
Thailand (Siam) View
Yemen View
South Sudan View

Type Armoured personnel carrier
Place of origin South Africa
Weight 7.8 t
Length 6.0 m
Width 2.48 m
Height 2.4 m
Crew 10
various machine guns
Engine Cummins GBT - 5.9 TC 6-cylinder in-line water-cooled direct-injection turbocharged diesel engine
Suspension 4×4-wheeled
500 km
Speed 100 km/h (62 mph)

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