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Italy's Fiat 2000 Model 17 (Tipo 2000) heavy tank

Production

  • Fiat 2000:
    • Prototypes: 2
    • Pre-production: 4

Specifications

  Fiat 2000 Heavy Tank
Crew 8
Physical Characteristics  
Weight 39.37 tons
40,000 kg
Length 24' 3"
7.4 m
Height 12' 6"
3.81 m
Width 10' 2"
3.1 m
Ground clearance  
Ground contact length  
Ground pressure  
Turret ring diameter  
Armament  
Main 65 mm
Secondary  
MG 7: 6.5 mm
Side arms  
Quantity  
Main  
Secondary  
MG  
Side arms  
Armor Thickness (mm) 15-20
Hull Front, Upper  
Hull Front, Lower  
Hull Sides, Upper  
Hull Sides, Lower  
Hull Rear  
Hull Top  
Hull Bottom  
Turret Front  
Turret Sides  
Turret Rear  
Turret Top  
Engine (Make / Model) Fiat
Cylinders 6
Net HP 240
Transmission  
Fuel type Gasoline
Octane  
Capacity  
Performance  
Traverse  
Speed - Road 4 mph
6 kph
Speed - Cross Country  
Range - Road 47 miles
75 km
Turning Radius  
Elevation Limits  
Fording depth  
Trench crossing  
Vertical Obstacle  
Suspension (Type)  
Wheels each side 10
Return rollers each side  
Track length  
Tires  
Track width  
Track centers/tread  

Sources:

  1. The Encyclopedia of Tanks and Armored Fighting Vehicles - The Comprehensive Guide to Over 900 Armored Fighting Vehicles From 1915 to the Present Day, General Editor: Christopher F. Foss, 2002
20th Century American Military History Crucial Site