Light Tank: Pz.Kpfw. I

Pz.Kpfw. I

The Pz I Ausf. A was the first mass-produced German tank. In 1935 the design received an upgrade, including elongated hull and a more powerful engine. Mass production of this version, the Pz I Ausf. B, eventually totalled 675 tanks. The standard armament was weak, but some tanks were upgraded on the battlefield to mount 20-mm guns.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier II
Hit Points 145 HP
Weight/Load Limit 5.58 / 5.8 t
Price 3,600
Crew
  1. Commander (Gunner, Radio Operator, Loader)
  2. Driver
Mobility
Engine Power 60 h.p.
Speed Limit 40 km/h
Traverse Speed 36 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 24 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 13
  • sides 13
  • rear 13
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 14
  • sides 13
  • rear 13
Armament
Gun 2 cm Kw.K. 30
Ammunition 240 pcs
Damage 8-14 HP
Armor Penetration 17-29 mm
Rate of Fire 111.7 rounds/min
View Range 310 m
Signal Range 265 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
I L.K.A. 2
  • front 14
  • sides 13
  • rear 13
24 310 310
II Pz.Kpfw. I Breda
  • front 14
  • sides 13
  • rear 13
24 320 1,580
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
I 2 cm Breda (i) 11/11 30/47 165.52 1,970
I 2 cm Kw.K. 30 11/11 23/46 111.7 1,910
I 2 cm Kw.K. 38 11/11 23/46 131.39 1,920
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
I Krupp M305 60 20 290
II Krupp M311 85 20 400
II Maybach HL 38 TR 100 20 700
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
I Pz.Kpfw. I Ausf. A 5.8 36 300
II Pz.Kpfw. I Ausf. B 8.0 38 600
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
II FuG 2 265 180
VI FuG 7 415 8,160
VII FuG Spr. 1 455 21,600