Tank Destroyer: T40

T40

Experimental tank destroyer developed on the basis of the M3 tank in the spring of 1942. The vehicle never entered mass production, nor saw service.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier IV
Hit Points 275 HP
Weight/Load Limit 20.31 / 22.5 t
Price 125,000
Crew
  1. Commander (Radio Operator)
  2. Gunner
  3. Driver
  4. Loader
  5. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 400 h.p.
Speed Limit 38 km/h
Traverse Speed 30 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 44 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 51
  • sides 38
  • rear 38
Armament
Gun 75 mm Howitzer M1A1
Ammunition 98 pcs
Damage 131-219 HP
Armor Penetration 29-48 mm
Rate of Fire 16.22 rounds/min
View Range 400 m
Signal Range 265 m

Configuration

Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
IV 75 mm Howitzer M1A1 175/110 38/91 16.22 26,000
IV 3-inch AT Gun M1918 110/130/170 90/100/42 16.22 27,300
V 105 mm AT Howitzer M3 410/350 53/101 7.5 40,150
V 57 mm Gun M1 75/75/95 110/180/29 26.09 33,000
VI 76 mm AT Gun M1A1 115/110/185 128/177/38 16.22 50,330
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
IV Wright R-975EC2 400 20 11,600
V Chrysler A57 440 20 13,900
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
III T40T41 22.5 30 1,850
IV T40T48 24.0 32 4,500
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
II SCR 200 265 180
IV SCR 210 325 1,980
IX SCR 506 615 33,600