EFW 3 Protect

Armored electric transporter

The VOLK EFW 3 Protect is an armored electric transporter, which has been designed specifically for the transport of valuables at airports. The armor plating complies with protection class B4. The vehicle features a payload of 3 tons (66.000 lbs) on its loading area and has been designed for towed loads of up to 30 tons (66.000 lbs). The environmentally-friendly electric drive is supplied by a large-size battery with a capacity of 80 V/1.000 Ah. – An important step towards the reduction of CO2 emissions on the apron.

Payload Payload on loading area

6.600 lbs

Towing capacity Maximum towing capacity

66.000 lbs

Typical airport load 25.000 lbs
Drawbar pull

Maximum drawbar pull (5 min rating)

4.700 lbf
Driving speed

without payload

17.4 mph

with 25.000 lbs towed load 12.4 mph

Electric motor

Peak performance (5 min rating)

35 kW (ac)

Continuous perfomance  20 kW (ac)


80 V / 1.000 Ah



3.630 mm


1.500 mm


2.390 mm

Turning radius (outside chassis)

3.930 mm


12.100 lbs

No responsibility is taken for the correctness of this information. The permissible speed can be lower depending on the specification of the trailers and the applicable local laws and regulations.

VOLK Fahrzeugbau GmbH
Stahlstraße 15
88339 Bad Waldsee

+49 7524 9709 0