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Leclerc Main Battle Tank

Crew

3 (commander, driver, gunner)

Manufacturer

Giat Industries (now Nexter Systems)

Operators

French Army and UAE Armed Forces

Hull Length

6.9m

Overall Length

9.9m

Width

3.7m

Height

2.5m

Combat Weight

56t

Road Speed

70km/h

Cross Country Speed

50km/h

Reverse Speed

Over 35km/h

Unfuelled Range

Over 500km

Power-to-Weight Ratio

27hp/t

Acceleration

0-32km/h in under 6 seconds

Main Gun

120mm, 52-calibre

Rounds

APFSDS and HEAT

Engagement

6 targets in just over 30 seconds

Muzzle Velocity (APFSDS)

1,790m/sec

Maximum Range

3,000km

SACM V8X-1500 Auxiliary Diesel

1,500hp

SESM ESM 500 Automatic Transmission

5 forward, 2 reverse gears
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