Light Tank: T-70

T-70

Developed in October and November 1941 at the Construction Bureau of the Gorky Automobile Plant under the supervision of N. A. Astrov. The vehicle came into service in January 1942, and it was mass-produced until October 1943, with a total of 8231 vehicles manufactured. Some vehicles were used until the end of the war.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier III
Hit Points 210 HP
Weight/Load Limit 9.2 / 9.5 t
Price 39,300
Crew
  1. Commander (Gunner, Radio Operator, Loader)
  2. Driver
Mobility
Engine Power 140 h.p.
Speed Limit 45 km/h
Traverse Speed 48 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 36 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 35
  • sides 15
  • rear 25
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 35
  • sides 35
  • rear 35
Armament
Gun 45 mm 20K
Ammunition 90 pcs
Damage 35-59 HP
Armor Penetration 38-64 mm
Rate of Fire 25.0 rounds/min
View Range 300 m
Signal Range 325 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
II T-70
  • front 35
  • sides 35
  • rear 35
36 300 920
III T-70M
  • front 35
  • sides 35
  • rear 35
40 310 1,750
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
II 45 mm 20K 47/47/62 51/88/23 25.0 2,530
III 37 mm ZiS-19 40/40/50 58/92/19 26.09 4,250
IV 45 mm VT-42 55/55/65 75/110/23 24.0 20,540
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
III GAZ-203 140 20 3,830
III M-80 170 20 4,130
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
II T-70 9.5 48 600
III T-70 enhanced 12.5 52 1,730
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
IV 9R 325 1,980
VIII 9RM 525 24,240