The WZ551 is a 6x6 amphibious wheeled armored personnel carrier used by the People's Liberation Army and developed and built by Norinco. It is armed with a French 25mm GIAT cannon that was acquired through a deal between France and China. The vehicle is also armed with a coaxial 7.62mm machinegun which can be replaced with an HJ-8 ATGM launcher if necessary. Another variant is armed with a single 12.7mm machine gun, called the WZ551A instead.
|Main weapon||25mm automatic cannon|
|Main weapon rate of fire||180|
|Main weapon ammunition per reload||400|
|Secondary weapon ammunition per reload||1|
|Passenger weapon||Port-firing machine gun|
|Passenger weapon ammunition per reload||500|
|Operators||People's Liberation Army|
In Battlefield 2, the WZ551 is the Armored Personal Carrier (APC) used by the People's Liberation Army. Its counterparts are the USMC LAV-25 and the MEC BTR-90. It differs from both in that it has a slow rate of fire for its main cannon and it has only one rear facing fire port.