Heavy Tank: VK 72.01 (K)

VK 72.01 (K)

A superheavy tank with rear placement of the turret. Developed by the Krupp company. A new vehicle was to have stronger armament and enhanced armor compared to the VK 70.01. Existed only in blueprints.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier X
Hit Points 2,500 HP
Weight/Load Limit 120.0 / 130.0 t
Price Special event vehicle
Crew
  1. Commander
  2. Gunner
  3. Driver
  4. Radio Operator
  5. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 1,200 h.p.
Speed Limit 43 km/h
Traverse Speed 24 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 18 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 200
  • sides 160
  • rear 120
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 200
  • sides 160
  • rear 120
Armament
Gun 15 cm Kw.K. L/38
Ammunition 24 pcs
Damage 563-938 HP
Armor Penetration 176-294 mm
Rate of Fire 2.73 rounds/min
View Range 400 m
Signal Range 720 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
X VK 72.01 (K)
  • front 200
  • sides 160
  • rear 120
18 400 --
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
X 15 cm Kw.K. L/38 750/750/950 235/334/85 2.73 --
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
X MB 517 1,200 12 --
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
X VK 72.01 (K) 130.0 24 --
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
X 10WSc 720 --