Oshkosh Defense® JLTV

Beyond requirements.
Beyond expectations.

The Oshkosh Defense® Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) is designed for never-before-achieved speed, power and protected mobility outside the wire. From its unrivaled TAK-4i™ intelligent independent suspension system* to scalable levels of protection and complete plug and play C4ISR capability – Oshkosh JLTV is the go-anywhere, do-anything light tactical vehicle.



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» Unmatched Capabilities

  • 20 in. (50.8 cm) wheel travel
  • 70% faster off-road performance
  • Helicopter transportable
  • Fixed-wing aircraft transportable
  • Amphibious transportable

» Comprehensive Protection System

  • Blast protected seats
  • Automatic fire suppression system
  • Proven scalable crew protection system

» Vehicle Systems & Technologies

  • Fully integrated C4ISR capabilities
  • 5,100 lbs. (2313 kg) payload (2-door)
  • 3,500 lbs. (1587.5 kg) payload (4-door)


Featuring unprecedented performance with the TAK-4i™ intelligent independent suspension system*, the Oshkosh JLTV quickly adjusts to achieve diverse transportability needs - by air (CH-47 and CH-53 helicopters; C-130, C-5, C-17 and A400 Cargo fixed-wing aircraft), land and sea. And it’s ready on arrival, giving troops the reliability and performance needed for harsh battlefield environments.

*Patent Pending



The JLTV achieves the level of protected mobility required to improve survivability in missions today and tomorrow with scalable crew protection installed or removed in the field.



Purpose-built with plug and play access for the complete range of modern battlefield technologies and aftermarket kits, the JLTV keeps forces connected. And it’s easy to upgrade in the field as technologies and missions evolve. Learn more.


General Purpose (GP)
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Heavy Guns Carrier (HGC)
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Utility (UTL)
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Close Combat Weapons Carrier (CCWC)
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