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On February 7, 2019 has the ARTEC - the Boxer joint venture between Rheinmetall and KMW - passed the 500th Boxer to the customer at the production site of Munich Krauss-Maffei Wegmann. This is an important brand in the Boxer program has been exceeded. OCCAR has appointed as joint procurement agency a total of 696 boxers for the three program countries Germany, the Netherlands and Lithuania. By additional nations and additional vehicles and variants for the current program nations, the number of vehicles could increase by more than 660 vehicles.

There are also 221 Boxer CRV, has signed a supply contract with Australia for Rheinmetall.

The milestone vehicle is a boxer in armament level A2; to be retrofitted on all German boxers, with the mission module group transport vehicle (GTFz). This is one of four ordered by Germany variations. The others are heavy medical motor vehicle (sgSanKfZ) leading vehicle (FüFz) and driving school vehicle (FahrSchFzg).

The boxer is on the way to one of the most successful 8 × 8 wheeled tank the last two decades.

Gerhard Heiming