When the CVR(T) series of aluminum light armored vehicles was designed, a full range of variants was considered including the FV103 Spartan fulfilling the role of Armored Personnel

Carrier (APC). With a crew of 7:

Section Commander, Vehicle Commander, Driver, Signaller, 3 Infantry Men.

It’s main armament is a 7.62-mm machine gun, and is also fitted with smoke grenade dischargers.