Production cost for this unit increases progressively with every Auto Plant unit on the field or currently in production.
However, the maximum cost for Armored Scout Car is capped at 202 Food / 90 Oil. Actual production and upgrading costs may differ, depending on researched technologies, connected rare resources, or adopted governments.
The standard unit model for most of the nations is based on the american T-17E1 Armored Car, which a number of countries used the Staghound after the war, with some of the vehicles continuing to serve into the 1980s. The East Asian nations as well as Germans, Romans, and Spanish seem to use the German Sd.fkz.222 as a model. The Iroquois, Lakota, and Americans seem to use the American M20 Armored Car as a model.