Tank Destroyer: Nashorn

Nashorn

Designated the Hornisse ("Hornet") until 1944. Produced on the same chassis as the Hummel heavy SPG. The vehicle first saw combat on the Eastern Front in the summer of 1943. A total of 494 vehicles were manufactured.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier VI
Hit Points 600 HP
Weight/Load Limit 23.13 / 24.0 t
Price 905,000
Crew
  1. Commander
  2. Gunner
  3. Driver
  4. Radio Operator
  5. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 250 h.p.
Speed Limit 40 km/h
Traverse Speed 32 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 26 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 30
  • sides 20
  • rear 20
Armament
Gun 7,5 cm Pak 42 L/70
Ammunition 60 pcs
Damage 101-169 HP
Armor Penetration 113-188 mm
Rate of Fire 16.67 rounds/min
View Range 390 m
Signal Range 400 m

Configuration

Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
VI 7,5 cm Pak 42 L/70 135/135/175 150/194/38 16.67 53,000
VII 8,8 cm Pak L/56 220/220/270 132/171/44 10.71 66,000
VIII 8,8 cm Pak 43 L/71 240/240/295 203/237/44 9.52 112,180
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
IV Maybach HL 108 TR R 250 20 9,250
IV Maybach HL 120 TRM 112 R 272 20 9,500
V Maybach HL 120 TRM R 300 20 15,000
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
V Nashorn 24.0 32 9,000
VI Nashorn verstärkteketten 27.0 36 14,500
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
VI Fu.Spr.Ger. "f" 400 10,000
VIII FuG 8 550 24,240