Heavy Tank: VK 45.02 (P) Ausf. A

VK 45.02 (P) Ausf. A

Development of this vehicle started in April 1942. The Krupp company received an order for construction of turrets. However, the prototype was never manufactured. The turrets were mounted on the first Tiger IIs.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier VIII
Hit Points 1,470 HP
Weight/Load Limit 53.57 / 54.18 t
Price 2,435,000
Crew
  1. Commander
  2. Gunner
  3. Driver
  4. Radio Operator
  5. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 600 h.p.
Speed Limit 38 km/h
Traverse Speed 25 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 30 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 120
  • sides 80
  • rear 80
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 100
  • sides 80
  • rear 80
Armament
Gun 8,8 cm Kw.K. 36 L/56
Ammunition 92 pcs
Damage 165-275 HP
Armor Penetration 99-165 mm
Rate of Fire 9.23 rounds/min
View Range 380 m
Signal Range 415 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
VII VK 45.02 (P) Ausf. A
  • front 100
  • sides 80
  • rear 80
30 380 18,500
VIII VK 45.02 (P) Ausf. A Schwerer Turm
  • front 185
  • sides 80
  • rear 80
25 390 33,550
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
VII 8,8 cm Kw.K. 36 L/56 220/220/270 132/171/44 9.23 66,000
VIII 10,5 cm Kw.K. L/52 320/320/420 200/244/60 5.5 116,490
VIII 8,8 cm Kw.K. 43 L/71 240/240/295 203/237/44 7.79 112,180
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
VI 2x Porsche Typ 100/1 600 20 29,900
VII 2x Porsche Typ 100/3 670 20 39,850
VIII Porsche Deutz Typ 180/2 840 15 45,300
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
VII VK 45.02 (P) Ausf. A 54.18 25 16,550
VIII VK 45.02 (P) Ausf. A verstärkteketten 59.2 28 33,400
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
VI FuG 7 415 8,160
IX FuG 12 710 43,200