MDT Armor

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A private company that develops and provides armored vehicles for military, law enforcement and civilian use worldwide.

The company is a key supplier of armored military vehicles to the Israeli military. MDT manufactures the David and the Tiger, two military armored patrol vehicles.

The David has become the standard patrol and reconnaissance vehicle of the Israeli military, deployed by the hundreds in Gaza and the West Bank, and along Israel’s border with Lebanon. Its armor capsule is mounted on a commercial Toyota, Land cruiser, Hilux, Land Rover and defender pick up truck.

The Israeli army's model is built on top of a Land Rover Defender chassis, and a 122 bhp, 2.5L turbocharged diesel engine.