The KM131 Jeep, alternately K131 or KM420, is a light utility vehicle manufactured by Kia Motors in South Korea. The Kia KM131 Jeep was designed and developed by Asia Motors, and it started being delivered to the South Korean army in 1997 as the replacement for its predecessor, the KM111 Jeep. Its civilian version is known as the Kia Retona, and was sold between 1998 and 2003.[1] The 42 series vehicles are 1/4 ton capacity and are available in various configurations, serving since 1997. A toy version is sold as part of a larger construction toy set sold by Oxford Toy in South Korea.[2]

KM131
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Overview
ManufacturerKia Motors
Also calledKM420, K131
Production1997–present
Body and chassis
LayoutFR layout
RelatedKia Retona
Powertrain
Engine2.0L Mazda FE-DOHC I4
Dimensions
Wheelbase2,360 mm (92.9 in)
Length4,006 mm (157.7 in)
Width1,745 mm (68.7 in)
Height1,890 mm (74.4 in)
Curb weight1,580 kg (3,483 lb)
Chronology
PredecessorKM111 (KM410)

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ John Pike. "Kia Motors". Globalsecurity.org. Retrieved 2010-11-28.
  2. ^ "** 마음을 쌓는 블록 ... 옥스포드 **". Oxfordtoy.co.kr. Retrieved 2010-11-28.[permanent dead link]
  3. ^ "캄보디아 군대가 도입한 한국제군장비".
  4. ^ García, Nicolás (1 July 2017). "The Chilean Marine Infantry exhibits its most modern rifles and machine guns in Concón". Infodefensa.com. Retrieved 22 July 2022.

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