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China launched a new tank to compete with the T-90 and M1 Abrams

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China launched a new tank to compete with the T-90 and M1 Abrams 0
China launched a new tank to compete with the T-90 and M1 Abrams 0

At the ongoing Zhuhai defense exhibition, North China Defense Industry Group (Norinco) demonstrated the main battle tank VT-4 (MBT-3000), the latest version of the Type-90- family.

At the ongoing Zhuhai defense exhibition, North China Defense Industry Group (Norinco) demonstrated the main battle tank VT-4 (MBT-3000), the latest version of the Type-90- family.

China launched a new tank to compete with the T-90 and M1 Abrams

VT-4 is an export version, using many technologies from the Type-99A tank.

VT-4 is an export version, using many technologies from the Type-99A tank.

China launched a new tank to compete with the T-90 and M1 Abrams

The vehicle is 10.1 m long, 3.4 m wide, 2.3 m high, and weighs 52 tons.

The vehicle is 10.1 m long, 3.4 m wide, 2.3 m high, and weighs 52 tons.

China launched a new tank to compete with the T-90 and M1 Abrams

The vehicle’s armor parameters are still a secret.

The vehicle’s armor parameters are still a secret.

China launched a new tank to compete with the T-90 and M1 Abrams

In addition to the VT-4, Norinco Group also launched the VT-5 light tank line.

In addition to the VT-4, Norinco Group also launched the VT-5 light tank line.

China launched a new tank to compete with the T-90 and M1 Abrams

The main weapon of VT-5 is a 105 mm smoothbore cannon.

The main weapon of VT-5 is a 105 mm smoothbore cannon.

The version at the Zhuhai Airshow is equipped with many barn and hollow armor modules, helping to increase survivability against infantry anti-tank weapons such as the RPG-7 (B-41).

The version at the Zhuhai Airshow is equipped with many barn and hollow armor modules, helping to increase survivability against infantry anti-tank weapons such as the RPG-7 (B-41).

Norincon advertises Chinese armored vehicle models

Advertising armored vehicles produced by Norinco.

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