The Spähpanzer SP I.C. was the experimental model of a reconnaissance tank with anti-tank component , built on the armored short . To build up the armored reconnaissance troop of the Bundeswehr also experiences from the Second World War with a flowed ; one thought here , no doubt , among others, a vehicle such as the Puma ( SdKfz 234/2 ) , which was equipped with a large-sized for such a vehicle main armament . For this reason , but also with the intention in the armored reconnaissance battalions rifle companies to affiliate as a member infanteristischer combat power with the armored infantry combat similar manner , also a Aufklärungspanzer should be introduced with the possibility of antitank .
Work on the project lasted from 1956 to 1962 , then the project has been set .
The vehicle is currently in the Bundeswehr Technical Study Collection Koblenz ( Langemarck Barracks )
We pursued this kind of combat vehicles not more , although the need for light wheeled or tracked vehicles equipped with anti-tank weapons , was certainly given . The other countries in this regard carried out projects ( for example, AMX 10 RC ) had the in hi
Legacy of the spahpanzer
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