Light Tank: AMX 40

AMX 40

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.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier IV
Hit Points 280 HP
Weight/Load Limit 20.18 / 20.23 t
Price 147,500
Crew
  1. Commander (Radio Operator)
  2. Gunner (Loader)
  3. Driver
Mobility
Engine Power 150 h.p.
Speed Limit 50 km/h
Traverse Speed 28 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 32 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 70
  • sides 65
  • rear 40
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 70
  • sides 60
  • rear 60
Armament
Gun 47 mm SA34
Ammunition 156 pcs
Damage 38-63 HP
Armor Penetration 19-31 mm
Rate of Fire 26.09 rounds/min
View Range 320 m
Signal Range 300 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
III AMX 40
  • front 70
  • sides 60
  • rear 60
32 320 1,850
IV Renault-Balland
  • front 80
  • sides 60
  • rear 60
26 340 4,700
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
II 47 mm SA34 50/50/62 25/46/24 26.09 2,400
III 47 mm SA35 55/55/70 45/79/24 26.09 3,250
IV 75 mm SA32 110/110/175 74/91/38 9.68 10,360
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
II #france_vehicles:Aster 150 15 750
III Somua LM 190 20 4,500
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
III AMX 40 20.23 28 1,750
IV AMX 40 bis 25.23 30 4,750
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
III ER 52 300 600
V ER 53 360 3,650