In Maybach's 'Engine and engine compartments for Panzerkampfwagen' development report, dated March 31, 1942, a drawing is shown of a VK6.02 engine compartment with a Maybach HL 50 engine.


Number Built: 0

Hull Armor:

  • Front: 20-30mm
  • Upper Sides: 20mm
  • Lower Sides: 14.5mm + 5.5mm
  • Rear: 10-14.5-20mm
  • Top: 10mm
  • Bottom: 5mm

Turret Armor:

  • Front: 30mm
  • Sides: 14.5mm
  • Rear: 14.5mm
  • Top: 10mm

Weight: 17,637 lbs (8,000 kgs) ~8.8 tons (estimated)

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Engine: Maybach HL 50 (200hp, 6 cylinder)

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Primary Weapon: 7.92mm EW 141 (Possibly)

Secondary Weapon: 7.92mm MG 34 with 2,100 rounds (Possibly)


Crew: 2

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