A Canadian Rifle Platoon on the move in Syria, 2008

The RG-31 is a South African mine-protected vehicle. The Canadian "Nyala" variant can be fitted with Remote Weapons Systems. It can carry 8 soldiers to the field of battle and it is protected from small arms fire. Nyala can be found in the game Combat Mission: Shock Force NATO.

Technical informationEdit

  • 12.7mm machine gun (turret variant)
  • 7.62mm machine gun (RWS variant)
  • Lightly armored
  • Diesel engine
  • Weighs 7.3 tons
  • Crew: 1 (driver)
  • Passengers: 7

 Variants in the gameEdit


  • Nyala: The basic variant with the mannable turret
  • Nyala RWS: Turret replaced by Remote Weapons System


  • CMSF NATO Game Manual V1.30