Many in the British General Staff, including Prime Minister Churchill, were unhappy with the Churchill tanks performance at Dieppe. It was decided to design a tank that combined the cruiser and infantry function. English Electric produced a pilot model.
By 1943 the Churchill became more accepted and this vehicle design was ended.
Had an A27 hull with more armor. The first pilot had the T1 track from the American M6 Heavy. A second pilot was built with Cromwell type tracks.