8 Great Fighting Vehicles that Has Served the US Military from WWI until Present Time!

M1 Abrams


The M1 Abrams was introduced in 1980. Since then, it has been a main tool in the US military. The M1 Abraams differs greatly than the tanks used in Korea and Vietnam. It is built for modern armored ground warfare, highlighting mobility, instead of entrenchment. This powerful machine includes Honeywell AGT1500C, 1500-horsepower multifuel turbine engine manufactured at the Stratford Army Engine Plant near the Housatonic River in Stratford, Connecticut. It weighed 67 tons, and it could run 42 miles per hour on the road. It fired rounds from a 105mm M68 rifled cannon. There is a 50 caliber heavy machine gun as a backup along with two 7.62mm machine guns...Go to the next page below to READ MORE…!


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