Comparing: M8A1 vs. T40 vs. Marder 38T
The vehicle was intended as a self-propelled infantry support gun on the basis of the M5 tank. The M8A1 variant featured a modified turret and upgraded armament. From September 1943 through January 1944 a total of 1778 vehicles were manufactured.
Experimental tank destroyer developed on the basis of the M3 tank in the spring of 1942. The vehicle never entered mass production, nor saw service.
Developed on the basis of the Pz.Kpfw. 38 (t) tank. Either a Pak 40 or Pak 36(r) gun was mounted in a cabin with an open top and back. The vehicle entered service at the end of 1942. This tank destroyer was mass-produced until the middle of 1944 and was used until the end of the war.
|Tank data page||Tank data page||Tank data page||Tank data page|
|Battle Tiers||4 5 6||4 5 6||4 5 6|
|Speed Limit||58 km/h||38 km/h||47 km/h|
|Speed Limit Back||20 km/h||14 km/h||18 km/h|
|Horse power / weight|
|Max Climb Angle|
|Hard terrain resistance|
|Medium terrain resistance|
|Soft terrain resistance|
|Damage (Explosion radius)|
|Damage / min|
|Rate of Fire|
|In motion||17.50 %||%||%|
|When Firing||7.57 %||%||%|
|Neto Credits Income||852.018|
|Kills per Battle||0.491965|
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