Skip to main content

SEMA 2008: Knight XV armored SUV lets you take your undergound lair with you

by Jonathon Ramsey (RSS feed) on Nov 6th, 2008 at 5:06PM

The first word that came to mind when we saw the Knight XV was this: warthog. Sure, there are other words you could use, but consider this: it's not attractive, it's ridiculously tough, it's called in to deal with nasty situations and it kills things, all of which tend to be the traits of vehicles that earn the moniker "warthog." Based on the Gurkha military vehicle, the 10,000-pound, Ford F-350 Super Duty-based Knight XV is armored to an unspecified degree, but looks like it will stop more than a pea-shooter. It's got a 6.8-liter V10 that packs 400 hp and 500 lb-ft to keep you moving, and... Read More

Autoblog iPhone App
Shop for a vehicle