Medium Tank: WZ-120

WZ-120

Initially, the WZ-120 (Type 59) tank was a copy of the Soviet medium T-54A tank. In later modifications the tank was upgraded. Between 6,000 and 9,500 vehicles of all variants were manufactured from 1958 through 1987.

Characteristics for a vehicle with basic configuration and a crew with 100% qualification.

Main Characteristics

Tier IX
Hit Points 1,550 HP
Weight/Load Limit 36.0 / 36.7 t
Price 3,520,000
Crew
  1. Commander
  2. Gunner
  3. Driver
  4. Loader (Radio Operator)
Mobility
Engine Power 520 h.p.
Speed Limit 56 km/h
Traverse Speed 44 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 46 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 100
  • sides 80
  • rear 45
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 200
  • sides 130
  • rear 60
Armament
Gun 100 mm 59-100T
Ammunition 34 pcs
Damage 188-313 HP
Armor Penetration 136-226 mm
Rate of Fire 7.5 rounds/min
View Range 380 m
Signal Range 600 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
VIII WZ-120
  • front 200
  • sides 130
  • rear 60
46 380 28,000
IX WZ-120-1
  • front 220
  • sides 160
  • rear 65
42 390 60,000
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
VIII 100 mm 59-100T 250/250/330 181/241/50 7.5 102,000
IX 100 mm 60-100T 250/250/330 189/244/50 7.89 180,000
IX 100 mm 62-100T 320/320/420 215/265/50 7.32 221,000
X 122 mm 60-122T 440/440/530 249/340/68 5.0 300,000
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
VIII 12150L 520 12 48,000
IX 12150LS 580 12 99,500
X 12150LT 600 12 120,000
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
VIII WZ-120 36.7 44 31,700
IX WZ-120 model 3 40.2 46 62,000
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
IX A-220 600 38,000
X A-220A 750 54,000