Compare tanks

M1 Abrams and M60 Patton

M1 Abrams M60 Patton
Name: M1 Abrams M60 Patton
Type: Main battle tank Main battle tank
Origin: USA USA
Produced: 1980 1960–1987
Unit cost: 8.58 million $ (2012) -
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Main armament: 120 mm L/44 M256A1 smoothbore gun (42 rounds) 105 mm (4.1 in) M68 gun (M60/A1/A3)
Engine: Honeywell AGT1500C multi-fuel turbine engine AVDS-1790-2 V12, air-cooled Twin-turbo diesel engine
Speed: 67 km/h (42 mph) - M1A2 48 km/h (30 mph)
Weight: 62 tonnes (M1A2) 48 tonnes
Crew: 4 4




Length: 9.77 m 9.31 m
Width: 3.66 m 3.63 m
Height: 2.44 m 3.21 m


M1 Abrams
M1 Abrams
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M60 Patton
M60 Patton
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