Future Rapid Effects System (FRES)

The VBCI from Nexter has been selected for the French Army and is planned to enter service in 2008. The vehicle took part in the FRES utility vehicle Trials of Truth in the summer of 2007.



  • Scout SV reconnaissance variant
  • Scout specialist vehicle program.
  • Close up of the ARTEC BOXER
  • Diagram of the VBCI FROM NEXTER
  • Diagram of the Piranha V military vehicle
  • Piranha Evolution which evolved from the Piranha V
  • The Piranha Evolution on trials at Bovington.
  • Piranha Evolution demonstrating the FRES threshold requirements
  • Piranha V exiting a water filler trench