Light Tank: Cruiser Mk. I

Cruiser Mk. I

The first cruiser tank in the British arsenal. Development was started in 1934 by Vickers. A total of 125 vehicles were mass-produced from 1936 through 1937.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier II
Hit Points 155 HP
Weight/Load Limit 12.75 / 13.0 t
Price 3,000
Crew
  1. Commander
  2. Gunner
  3. Gunner
  4. Driver
  5. Radio Operator
  6. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 120 h.p.
Speed Limit 40 km/h
Traverse Speed 31 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 36 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 14
  • sides 10
  • rear 10
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 14
  • sides 12
  • rear 14
Armament
Gun QF 2-pdr Mk. IX
Ammunition 100 pcs
Damage 34-56 HP
Armor Penetration 48-80 mm
Rate of Fire 25.0 rounds/min
View Range 300 m
Signal Range 250 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
I Cruiser Mk. I
  • front 14
  • sides 12
  • rear 14
36 300 120
II Cruiser Mk. III
  • front 14
  • sides 14
  • rear 14
36 320 500
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
III QF 2-pdr Mk. IX 45/45/60 64/121/23 25.0 6,000
IV 40 mm Pom-Pom 45/45/60 49/71/23 24.3 20,000
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
I Rolls-Royce Phantom 120 20 300
II AEC Type 179 150 20 1,200
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
I A9 Mk. I 13.0 31 330
II A9 Mk. II 14.1 34 600
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
II WS No. 14 250 180
III WS No. 11 350 600
V WS No. 9 375 3,600