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M60A3 – Main Battle Tank (M60) Deployed in Operation Desert Storm

Crew

4

Entry into Service

1960

Length

6.946m (hull), 9.3m (gun forward)

Height

3.21m

Width

3.63m

Weight

52,600kg

Type

Continental AVDS-1790-2C V12, air-cooled twin-turbo diesel engine, 750bhp (560kW)

Transmission

General Motors, cross-drive, single-stage with 2 forward and 1 reverse ranges

Suspension

Torsion bar suspension

Range

300 miles (500km)

Speed

30mph (48km/h) on road

Primary Armament

105mm (4.1in) M68 gun

Secondary Armament

.50 (12.7mm) M85, 7.62mm machine gun
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