Status Report: AMX M4 Mle.49 - Upcoming tier 8
this is the upcoming French tier 8 premium heavy tank, AMX M4 Mle.49, intended as a replacement for the FCM 50T that is getting removed due to its limited MM. The appearance of this vehicle as premium does not lower the chances of second French heavy branch appearing.
French heavy tank, initially known as "Project 141". The development started right after the end of WW2 since France required modern heavy tanks. Only existed in drawings.
Tier: 8 HT
Engine: 1000 hp
Weight: 70 tons
Power-to-weight: 14,29 hp/t
Maximum speed: 40/18 km/h
Hull traverse: 30 deg/s
Turret traverse: 36,5 deg/s
Terrain resistance: 1,247/1,438/2,11
Hull armor: 180/40/?
Superstructure armor: 250/120/?