Status Report: T3 HMC (tier 2 TD)
meet the T18 replacement, the T3 HMC (as was predicted a long time ago: http://ftr.wot-news.com/2014/01/12/g...erpowered-t18/)
This is a light infantry and tank support self-propelled gun. It was developed in 1938 based on the T1A3 light tank chassis. A single prototype meant for trials was built. Due to a large number of technical and ergonomic issues that appeared during the trials the vehicle was not accepted in service.
Tier: 2 TD
Engine: 288 hp
Weight: 9,21 tons
Power-to-weight: 31,27 hp/t
Maximum speed: 72,4/7 km/h
Hull traverse: 34 deg/s
Turret traverse limit: 26,7 deg
Terrain resistance: 1,247/1,342/1,918
Radio range: 325
Hull armor: 15,9/12,7/?
Damage: 175/110 (HE/HEAT)
Penetration: 38/91,4 (HE/HEAT)