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Featuring Some of the New Special Vehicles in the Armed Forces of the Philippines

Note: Most, if not all photos were taken from Philippine Armed Forces images and videos - civilian fanpage Facebook page. The page maintains a good library of Philippine military photos from various sources. Credits to that group's page and to its members, as well as thanks.



During the recently concluded ASEAN Summit held in Manila from April 26 to 29, 2017, there were sightings of members of the Presidential Security Group's Special Reaction Unit (PSG-SRU) riding what appears to be a  Utility Task Vehicles (UTV), or more commonly known as Side-by-Side All Terrain Vehicles, while securing the meeting areas.




Polaris MRZR-4 UTV:

Based on sightings and photos of the vehicles, they appear the Polaris MRZR-4 UTV. The vehicles appear to be quite new and was never seen before this security detail in Manila.

While this is not the first time Filipino security forces are seen using UTVs, and there are no known press releases for such acquisitions as well as quantity acquired, the public app…

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