Comparing: M5 Stuart vs. Covenanter vs. AMX 40
A further modification of the M3 Stuart, the M5 entered production in April 1942. By June 1944 a total of 8,884 vehicles in two variants had been produced. The tank was used in all theaters of war.
A new cruiser tank that featured such innovations as an opposed-piston engine, front placement of cooling radiators, and the wide use of welding. The vehicle was ordered for production on April 17, 1939. A total of 1,771 tanks in four base variants were mass-produced. The Covenanter tanks were used mostly for training purposes in the U.K. from 1940 through 1943.
Development was started in March 1940. Initially, the vehicle was to have a wheeled caterpillar propulsion system. The blueprint of the vehicle was created but in July 1940 work was discontinued.
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|Battle Tiers||4 5 6 7||4 5 6||4 5 6|
|Speed Limit||64.4 km/h||50 km/h||50 km/h|
|Speed Limit Back||20 km/h||20 km/h||20 km/h|
|Horse power / weight|
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|Hard terrain resistance|
|Medium terrain resistance|
|Soft terrain resistance|
|Damage (Explosion radius)|
|Damage / min|
|Rate of Fire|
|Stationary||20.00 %||19.00 %||15.00 %|
|In motion||20.00 %||19.00 %||10.00 %|
|When Firing||5.22 %||4.91 %||4.01 %|
|Accuracy||44.3259 %||45.4835 %||50.3445 %|
|Neto Credits Income||3431.67||1742.34||1883.62|
|Winrate||48.9816 %||48.0151 %||48.2035 %|
|Kills per Battle||0.199597||0.324072||0.273462|
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