Light Tank: Pz.Kpfw. I Ausf. C

Pz.Kpfw. I Ausf. C

The initial order for this tank was placed in 1939. It was originally conceived as a high-speed reconaissance tank for airborne units. Mass production started at the beginning of 1942. In early 1943 two vehicles were deployed with the 1st Tank Division. Another 38 vehicles were deployed with the 58th Reserve Tank Corps in the summer of 1944.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier III
Hit Points 210 HP
Weight/Load Limit 7.64 / 8.0 t
Price 45,800
Crew
  1. Commander (Gunner, Radio Operator, Loader)
  2. Driver
Mobility
Engine Power 150 h.p.
Speed Limit 79 km/h
Traverse Speed 44 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 42 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 30
  • sides 20
  • rear 20
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 14
  • sides 13
  • rear 13
Armament
Gun 2 cm Kw.K. 38
Ammunition 260 pcs
Damage 8-14 HP
Armor Penetration 17-29 mm
Rate of Fire 131.39 rounds/min
View Range 320 m
Signal Range 310 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
III Pz.Kpfw. I Breda
  • front 14
  • sides 13
  • rear 13
42 320 1,580
III Pz.Kpfw. I Ausf. C
  • front 30
  • sides 14
  • rear 14
44 340 2,000
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
I 2 cm Kw.K. 38 11/11 23/46 131.39 1,920
II 2 cm Flak 38 11/11 39/51 144.0 3,160
II 7,92 mm Mauser E.W. 141 8/8 33/43 253.52 3,200
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
III Maybach HL 45 P 150 20 5,600
IV Maybach HL 66 P 180 20 8,650
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
III VK 6.01 8.0 44 1,800
III VK 6.02 10.2 48 1,840
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
III FuG 5 310 630
VI FuG 7 415 8,160
VIII Fu.Spr.Ger. "a" 700 27,000