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M1165(A1) HMMWV

Expanded Capacity Command-Control/

General Purpose Vehicle


First Produced/Service Dates: 2004
Crew: 4
Armament: Various weapons/mounts can be fitted, including Remote Weapons Systems (RWS).  Weapons include the 5.56mm M249 SAW Machine Gun, 7.62mm M60 MG, 7.62mm M240 MG, M2HB .50 Cal Heavy MG and 40mm Mod 3 MK 19 Automatic Grenade Launcher.
Engine: 8 Cylinder Turbo-Diesel
Miscellaneous Info: Like the the related M1151 ECV it is based on a vehicle with a heavier chassis, the M1113 Expanded Capacity Vehicle.  The M1165 is the designation of the Command/General Purpose Vehicle with 4-door/open cargo bed.  The M1165 is also the base design for one of the Special Forces Ground Mobility Vehicle (GMV) variants.  Similar vehicles on the same chassis are the M1152 Cargo/Troop Carrier (2-door/open cargo bed) and the M1167 ITAS/TOW Missile Carrier.
Data Sheet Available:   M1165A1 HMMWV Sales Brochure via AM General


Reference Source/Provider
LTAS B-Kit Door Armor Detail Photos Chuck Aleshire - Shorewood, Illinois USA
M1151 Humvee "B" Chassis Photos Patrick Keenan - Editor
    M1151 Humvee Series Run Flat Tire Photos Patrick Keenan
    M1165 HMMWV ECV with Right Hand Drive Photos AM General
M1165A1 HMMWV ECV with B3 FRAG Armor Photos John Charvat - Yukon, Oklahoma USA
M1165A1 HMMWV ECV with B3 FRAG Armor Photos (Illinois National Guard) Mike Oberholtzer - Oak Park, Illinois USA
M1165A1 HMMWV Ground Mobility Vehicle (GMV) Photos Anonymous WarWheels Supporter
M1165A1 HMMWV Ground Mobility Vehicle (GMV) Photos (US Navy SEALS) Larry Lawler - West Palm Beach, FL USA
  Salvadoran M1165 HMMWV Photo (CENTRANS Communications Vehicle and Trailer) Julio Montes - California

References Available


Reference Source/Provider
HMMWV In Scale Website Dedicated to the HMMWV Series
HMMWV Vehicle Variant Listing Global Security.org Website
"Up-Armored Heavy Hummer Variant (HHV) Ballistic Protection Configuration" By David Haugh Armored Car - The Wheeled Fighting Vehicle Journal (Issue #2)
Vehicle Hardening Information Article Global Security.org Website


Reference Author
  "Armoured Humvee, The" (June 2022 Issue of Classic Military Vehicle Magazine) Craig Allen
Encyclopedia of Modern U.S. Military Tactical Vehicles (Tankograd Publications) Carl Schulze
High Mobility: A Visual History of the US Army's Modern High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle - Part 1 (Ampersand Group, Inc.) David Doyle
HMMWV Walkaround Photo Reference CD-ROM Robert Skipper (available directly from author via e-mail)
Special Operations Patrol Vehicles: Afghanistan & Iraq (New Vanguard #179)- Osprey Publishing Leigh Neville

"Up-Armoured HMMWV" (November 2012 Issue of Military Machines International Magazine)

Carl Schulze

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