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Merkava Mark IV and AMX Leclerc

Merkava Mark IV AMX Leclerc
Name: Merkava Mark IV AMX Leclerc
Type: Main battle tank Main battle tank
Origin: Israel France
Produced: 2003 1990–2008
Unit cost: 6 million $ 6.5 million $ (2001)
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Main armament: 120 mm (4.7 in) MG253 smoothbore tank gun with LAHAT ATGM capability GIAT CN120-26/52 120mm tank gun
Engine: General Dynamics GD883 (MTU883) 1,500 hp (1,119 kW) V12 water-cooled diesel 8-cylinder diesel SACM 1,100 kW (1,500 hp)
Speed: 64 km/h (40 mph) 72 km/h (45 mph)
Weight: 65 tonnes 57.4 tonnes
Crew: 4 3




Length: 10.8 m 9.87 m
Width: 3.72 m 3.60 m
Height: 2.66 m 2.53 m


Merkava Mark IV
Merkava Mark IV
Author: "Merkava-4-tank-67" by MathKnight and Zachi Evenor - Own work. Licensed under CC BY 4.0 via Commons - License
AMX Leclerc
AMX Leclerc
Author: "Leclerc-IMG 1744-b" by Rama - Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 fr via Commons - License