Compare tanks

M48 Patton and M60 Patton

M48 Patton M60 Patton
Name: M48 Patton M60 Patton
Type: Main battle tank Main battle tank
Origin: USA USA
Produced: 1952–1959 1960–1987
Unit cost: - -
More: Description, operators Description, operators


Main armament: M48A5 and later variants: 105 mm M68 gun 105 mm (4.1 in) M68 gun (M60/A1/A3)
Engine: Continental AVDS-1790-2 V12, air-cooled Twin-turbo diesel engine AVDS-1790-2 V12, air-cooled Twin-turbo diesel engine
Speed: 48 km/h (30 mph) 48 km/h (30 mph)
Weight: 44.3 tonnes 48 tonnes
Crew: 4 4




Length: 9.3 m 9.31 m
Width: 3.65 m 3.63 m
Height: 3.1 m 3.21 m


M48 Patton
M48 Patton
Author: "M48 Patton Thun" by Wikimedia Commons user TheBernFiles. - Own photograph. Shot at the Army Days 2006 (Heerestage 2006) in Thun.. Licensed under Public Domain via Commons - License
M60 Patton
M60 Patton
Author: "American M60A3 tank Lake Charles, Louisiana April 2005" by User:DanielCD - Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Commons -,_Louisiana_April_2005.jpg#/media/File:American_M60A3_tank_Lake_Charles,_Louisiana_April_2005.jpg License