This vehicle is the first one in the Czechoslovakian heavy tank branch. None of its guns have autoloaders. The 105 mm gun is the top gun for this vehicle, and it has 0.44 accuracy and a 2.3 s aiming time. The standard AP shell penetrates 206 mm, and the special APCR shell penetrates 242 mm. The damage per shot is 320 HP and the reload time is 12.1 s.
The frontal turret armour is 200 mm and the vehicle’s durability is 1,400 HP. The vehicle’s specific power is 14.2 h.p./t and the maximum forward speed is 30 km/h.
The Vz. 44-1 is well-armoured and has enough protection to perform a whole range of heavy tank objectives, from holding positions to leading direct attacks.
- Terrain resistance – 1.1, 1.4, 2.3
- Dispersion factor hull traverse / hull movement – 0.21
- Dispersion factor turret rotation – 0.14
- Shell velocity: 900, 1022, 828