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Experimental Tanks & Fighting Vehicles

Just as with aircraft, the realm of armored fighting vehicles has seen its fair share of experimental types envisioned.

Experimental Tanks & Fighting Vehicles

Just as with aircraft, the realm of armored fighting vehicles has seen its fair share of experimental types envisioned.

OVERVIEW



There are a total of 73 Experimental Tanks & Fighting Vehicles (MBTs) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily primary operator. Special vehicles and unmanned / robotic systems are also included in this listing to showcase the breadth of developments in the realm of tank / land warfare.





#1
1957
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the 2B1 Oka
2B1 Oka
Self-Propelled Artillery (SPA)
#2
2010
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the 2S35 (2x152mm)
2S35 (2x152mm)
Prototype Twin-Barreled Self-Propelled Gun Vehicle
#3
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the 5cm PaK auf Pz.Kpfw.II Sonderfahrgestell 901
5cm PaK auf Pz.Kpfw.II Sonderfahrgestell 901
Tank Destroyer Prototype Vehicle
#4
1980
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the AAI Rapid Deplyment Force / Light Tank (RDF / LT)
AAI Rapid Deplyment Force / Light Tank (RDF / LT)
Light Tank Prototype
#5
2017
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Advanced Tactics Black Knight Transformer (Flying Jeep)
Advanced Tactics Black Knight Transformer (Flying Jeep)
Experimental VTOL Cargo Resupply System
ADVERTISEMENTS
#6
2017
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Advanced Tactics Panther
Advanced Tactics Panther
Quadcopter Ground-Mobile Robot Prototype
#7
1979
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the AMX-32
AMX-32
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
#8
1986
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the AMX-40
AMX-40
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
#9
1953
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the AMX-50
AMX-50
Heavy Tank Project
#10
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Antonov An-40 (Glider Tank)
Antonov An-40 (Glider Tank)
Prototype, Air-Droppable Glider Tank
#11
1983
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Bernardini MB-3 Tamoyo
Bernardini MB-3 Tamoyo
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
#12
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Bob Semple Tank
Bob Semple Tank
Tractor-Tank Prototype
#13
2005
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Boston Dynamics BigDog
Boston Dynamics BigDog
Rough-Terrain Cargo-Hauling Battlefield Robot
#14
2018
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the CAMEL (Concept for Advanced Military Explosion-mitigating Land)
CAMEL (Concept for Advanced Military Explosion-mitigating Land)
Mine-Resistant, Ambush-Protected (MRAP) Vehicle Prototype; Technology Demonstrator
#15
1954
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Chrysler TV-8
Chrysler TV-8
Medium Amphibious Combat Tank Concept
#16
1987
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Engesa EE-T1 Osorio
Engesa EE-T1 Osorio
Main Battle Tank (MBT) Project
#17
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the FCM F1
FCM F1
Super Heavy Tank Project
#18
1969
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the FMC XR311 (G.I. Hotrod)
FMC XR311 (G.I. Hotrod)
Multi-Purpose / Multi-Role 4x4 Vehicle
#19
1951
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the FV4005 Stage 2 (Centurion)
FV4005 Stage 2 (Centurion)
Self-Propelled Gun (SPG) Project
#20
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Heuschrecke 10
Heuschrecke 10
Self-Propelled Howitzer (SPH) Vehicle Prototype
#21
2009
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the HH Technologies Ripsaw UGV
HH Technologies Ripsaw UGV
Unmanned / Remote-Controlled Light Ground Vehicle
#22
1945
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Infantry Tank Churchill (A43) Black Prince
Infantry Tank Churchill (A43) Black Prince
Infantry Tank
#23
1918
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the K Grosskampfwagen (K-Wagen)
K Grosskampfwagen (K-Wagen)
Super-Heavy Tank Project
#24
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Krupp Landkreuzer P.1000 Ratte (Rat)
Krupp Landkreuzer P.1000 Ratte (Rat)
Super Heavy Tank Project
#25
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Krupp Landkreuzer P.1500 Monster
Krupp Landkreuzer P.1500 Monster
Super-Heavy Self-Propelled Gun
#26
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the KV-13 (Klimenti Voroshilov)
KV-13 (Klimenti Voroshilov)
Super-Medium Tank Prototype
#27
1918
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Leichter Kampfwagen I (LK I)
Leichter Kampfwagen I (LK I)
Prototype Light Tank
#28
1918
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Leichter Kampfwagen II (LK II)
Leichter Kampfwagen II (LK II)
Light Tank Prototype
#29
1915
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Little Willie Landship
Little Willie Landship
Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV)
#30
1974
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Lockheed XM800W (ARSV)
Lockheed XM800W (ARSV)
Armored Reconnaissance Scout Vehicle Prototype
#31
1995
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the M1 Grizzly Combat Mobility Vehicle (CMV) (Breacher)
M1 Grizzly Combat Mobility Vehicle (CMV) (Breacher)
Combat Engineering Vehicle (CEV)
#32
1919
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the M1919 Christie Medium Tank
M1919 Christie Medium Tank
Prototype Combat Vehicle
#33
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the M38 Wolfhound
M38 Wolfhound
Six-Wheeled Light Armored Car / Mission Support Combat Vehicle
#34
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the M6 (Heavy Tank M6)
M6 (Heavy Tank M6)
Heavy Tank Project
#35
1965
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the MBT-70 (KPz-70)
MBT-70 (KPz-70)
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
#36
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Medium Tank T20
Medium Tank T20
Prototype Medium Tank
#37
1985
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Merkava Sholef (Slammer)
Merkava Sholef (Slammer)
Self-Propelled Howitzer (SPH) Prototype
#38
1918
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Model 1917 Holt Gas-Electric
Model 1917 Holt Gas-Electric
Prototype Military Vehicle
#39
2011
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the MULE (Multifunction Utility / Logistics and Equipment)
MULE (Multifunction Utility / Logistics and Equipment)
Unmanned Infantry Support Vehicle (UISV)
#40
1957
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Object 279 (Obyekt 279)
Object 279 (Obyekt 279)
Super Heavy Tank Project
#41
2018
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the OBRUM PL-01
OBRUM PL-01
Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) / Fire Support Vehicle Concept
#42
1987
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the OTO-Melara Otomatic ADT (Air Defence Tank)
OTO-Melara Otomatic ADT (Air Defence Tank)
Self-Propelled Anti-Aircraft Gun (SPAAG) Vehicle
#43
1945
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Panzerkampfwagen E-100 (Tiger Maus)
Panzerkampfwagen E-100 (Tiger Maus)
Super-Heavy Tank Project
#44
1934
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Panzerkampfwagen Neubaufahrzeug (PzKpfW NbFz V / VI)
Panzerkampfwagen Neubaufahrzeug (PzKpfW NbFz V / VI)
Heavy Tank Prototype
#45
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Schofield Tank
Schofield Tank
Light Tank Prototype
#46
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the SdKfz 205 Panzerkampfwagen VIII (PzKpfW VIII) / Maus
SdKfz 205 Panzerkampfwagen VIII (PzKpfW VIII) / Maus
Super-Heavy Tank Project
#47
1918
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Skeleton Tank
Skeleton Tank
Prototype Combat Vehicle
#48
1976
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the SLU-FAE (Surface-Launched Unit, Fuel-Air Explosive)
SLU-FAE (Surface-Launched Unit, Fuel-Air Explosive)
Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) / Mine-Clearance Demolition Vehicle
#49
1918
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Sturmpanzerwagen A7V-U
Sturmpanzerwagen A7V-U
Prototype Combat Vehicle
#50
1927
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the T1 Light Tank (Series)
T1 Light Tank (Series)
Prototype Combat Vehicle Series
#51
1938
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the T-111 (Object 111)
T-111 (Object 111)
Light Tank / Infantry Support Tank Prototype
#52
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the T14 (Assault Tank T14)
T14 (Assault Tank T14)
Heavy Tank / Assault Tank Project
#53
1929
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the T-23
T-23
Tankette / Light Tracked Combat Vehicle Prototype
#54
1938
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the T-25 (STZ-25)
T-25 (STZ-25)
Light Tank Prototype
#55
1931
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the T-27
T-27
Tankette / Light Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
#56
1945
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the T28 Super Heavy Tank (Gun Motor Carriage T95)
T28 Super Heavy Tank (Gun Motor Carriage T95)
Self-Propelled Gun / Heavy Tank Prototype
#57
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the T29 (Heavy Tank T29)
T29 (Heavy Tank T29)
Heavy Tank Prototype Vehicle
#58
1945
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the T30 (Heavy Tank T30)
T30 (Heavy Tank T30)
Heavy Tank Prototype
#59
1935
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the T-46
T-46
Light Tank Prototype
#60
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the T-50
T-50
Light Tank
#61
1946
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the T8 90mm AT
T8 90mm AT
Towed Anti-Tank Gun
#62
1945
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the T92 240mm Howitzer Motor Carriage (HMC)
T92 240mm Howitzer Motor Carriage (HMC)
Self-Propelled Howitzer (SPH)
#63
2013
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the T-99 Armata (Universal Combat Platform - UCP)
T-99 Armata (Universal Combat Platform - UCP)
Concept Multirole Armored Vehicle
#64
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Tank, Heavy Assault, Tortoise (A39)
Tank, Heavy Assault, Tortoise (A39)
Heavy Tank
#65
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Tank, Heavy, TOG 1
Tank, Heavy, TOG 1
Heavy Tank Project
#66
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Tank, Heavy, TOG 2
Tank, Heavy, TOG 2
Heavy Tank Project
#67
1915
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Tsar Tank (Lebedenko Tank / Netopyr)
Tsar Tank (Lebedenko Tank / Netopyr)
Mobile Weapons Platform
#68
1945
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Type 120 O-I
Type 120 O-I
Super-Heavy Tank Project
#69
1945
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Type 4 Chi-To
Type 4 Chi-To
Medium Tank; Project
#70
1945
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Type 5 Chi-Ri
Type 5 Chi-Ri
Medium Tank Project
#71
1918
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the War Tank America (Steam Tank)
War Tank America (Steam Tank)
Experimental Combat Vehicle
#72
2001
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the XM2001 Crusader
XM2001 Crusader
Self-Propelled Howitzer
#73
1996
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the XM8 / M8 Armored Gun System (AGS) (Close Combat Vehicle - Light)
XM8 / M8 Armored Gun System (AGS) (Close Combat Vehicle - Light)
Light Tank Prototype