The GAZ-66 has gained legendary status in many countries around the world due to its reliability, simplicity and off-road capability. Thanks to standard features such as a front mounted winch, Central Tire Inflation System (CTIS) and self locking differentials the Gaz-66 is extremely popular with armed forces all around the world as well as off-road enthusiasts. Production ceased in 1999, with the GAZ-3308 being produced instead.
Cab-forward design, 2 seats cab + 21 passengers in back.
Payload: 4,410lb (2,000kg) plus the same weight trailer
Suspension: Solid axles with leaf springs
Type- V8 gasoline (carburetor) OHV engine
Displacement- 4,254 cc (Bore 3.62", stroke 3.15")
Compression Ratio- 6.7:1
Output- 115hp (86kW) @ 3,200 rpm
Torque- 166ft·lbf (225N·m) @ 2,300 rpm. 4x2 gears
Max. speed- 56-59 mph
Type- Drums, with hydraulic control
Stopping distance from 20 mph- 27'
LxWxH- 18ft7in (5.66m)x7ft8in (2.34m)x8ft0in (2.44m)(cab)/8ft3in (2.51m)(tent)