Saracen Armoured Car XV0184
The FV603 Saracen was a six-wheeled armoured personnel carrier built by Alvis. Besides the driver and commander, a squad of 8 soldiers plus a troop commander could be carried. A machine gun could be mounted on the roof and there were ports on the sides through which troops can fire.
The Saracen series includes the FV 604 Armoured Command Vehicle (ACV): with extra radio equipment and distinctive "penthouse" roof extensions to support .
FV 610 Armoured Command Post (ACP): higher sides to the armoured rear compartment allowed radios to be racked above the map tables. There were also fittings for canvas awnings to the rear and sides. A small generator was also carried on a front wing.
FV 606 / FV 611 Armoured Ambulance.
Picture added on 15 January 2011 at 18:46