Cellco Ranger UPU-3000

Cellco Ranger UPU-3000
Production information
Manufacturer Quikscell Company[1][2]
Production Year 3022[3]
Use Heavy Law Enforcement Vehicle
Tech Base Inner Sphere[1][2]
Chassis Type (Size) Tracked (medium)[1][2]
Equipment Rating C/X-F-D[2]
Cost  ???
Introduced 3022
Technical specifications
Mass 17 tons[1][2]
Speed 50+ kph[1][2]
Cruise Speed 3[1][2]
Flank Speed 5[1][2]
Power Plant I.C.E.[1][2]
Fuel (Type/Range) Natural Gas / 666 km[1][2]
Armament * 1x Machine Gun[1][2]
Heat Sinks None[1][2]
Armor BAR 8[1][2]
Crew 3 (2 enlisted/non-rated, 1 gunner)[2]
BV (1.0)  ???
BV (2.0)  ???


The Ranger was originally designed as armored personnel carrier for use in urban combat environment, the vehicle has been adapted law enforcement duties. The vehicle's current version (UPU-3000) first appeared near the end of the Third Succession War in the Lyran Commonwealth. The vehicle is common in many urban cities in the great house. It has been given the designation of UPU (Urban Pacification Unit). Though the vehicle was failure as a military grade Armored Personnel Carrier, the Ranger's basic design has proven to be effective for law enforcement and corporate security in Lyran Commonwealth and Federated Suns.[1][2]

Equipment and Capabilities[edit]

The Rangner is equiped with a Machine Gun mounted in the turret with 1 ton of ammo, the vehicle also features two Sprayers mounted in front and rear of the vehicle. The vehicle carries 0.86 tons of Sprayer fluid (water, other liquids).[1][2]

The vehicle has a Infantry Compartment that can carry up to a ton of personnel with the them exiting from an rear hatch. It also features Armored Chassis and Controls Modifications, 3 hand searchlights (15kg 2 front, 1 mounted on the turret) and sprayer "ammo" treated as liquid cargo storage.[1][2]

Design Quirks[edit]

The Cellco Ranger is subject of the following Design Quirk:[2]


Two Modified versions of the vehicle are known, a Armored Car variant introduced in 3031[4] and a Mobile Headquarters variant introdcuced in 3027[5].[1][2]

Similar Vehicles[edit]

Other corporate interests of other Great Houses have made duplicates or have similar models of the Cellco Ranger.

  • Raptor RRV - A Free Worlds League advanced and more sophisticated vehicle. However the vehicle is lighter and less armored than other urban armored vehicles. The vehicle does extended range support laser with a basic fire control systems, a large passenger bay with extra room for field gear and additional heavy weaponry.


As of this writing, there is no published BV or record sheets for this vehicle.


  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 1.14 1.15 1.16 Technical Readout: Vehicle Annex, p. 42, "Cellco Ranger UPU-3000"
  2. 2.00 2.01 2.02 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.07 2.08 2.09 2.10 2.11 2.12 2.13 2.14 2.15 2.16 2.17 2.18 2.19 Technical Readout: Vehicle Annex Revised, p. 36, "Cellco Ranger"
  3. online date for the Cellco Ranger UPU-3000
  4. online date for the Cello Ranger (Armored) variant
  5. online date for the Cello Ranger (MHQ) variant