T49

usa lightTank VIII T49

Characteristics

Protection

20%
20%

Firepower

51%
51%

Shot Effectiveness

62%
62%

Maneuverability

64%
64%

Vehicle Details

Weight (t) 24.01
Hit Points 1100
Engine Power (hp) 500
Speed Limit (km/h) 72
Standard Shell Penetration (mm) 147 - 199
Standard Shell Damage 169 - 281
Rate of Fire (rounds/min) 8.8

Historical Reference

A variant of the M41 light tank with an enlarged turret and 90-mm gun. Trials started on May 5, 1954. The trials were a success, but the tank never saw mass production due to lack of interest from the military authorities.

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