The device is produced at the Nizhny Novgorod plant ofatransport-technological machines. His incredible ability to travel is due to a powerful 300-strong KAMAZ diesel engine and wide tracks, with which he is able to overcome deep snow, swamps and impassability. The maximum speed is about 50 km / h.
“Ruslan” is a caterpillar two-link spacious train. The leading section, which is a tractor, can accommodate 6 people with two cots. In the “passenger section” will accommodate another 16 people with six bunks.
At the request of the Land Forces Command, the Nizhny Novgorod citizens specially fortified Ruslan with armor in case of shelling.