For some reason WG copies an existing premium tank and renames it.
Apart from the Gun nothing differs.
According to the model, this is a complete copy of the premium Object 259a.
For what there will be given “Shock” – it is not known. Comparison and appearance in front of you.
In June 1945, the design bureau of plant No. 100 began work on designing the second tank with the IS-7 index. Compared with the preliminary version (Object 257), the requirements for armor protection and mobility increased. In September of the same year, four draft designs were worked out. Under the designation “Shock” was hiding a project with more powerful armor, KCh-30 engine and electromechanical transmission.
Crew of 5 people:
Commander (Radio Operator);
Role in combat: Heavy breakthrough tank.
Special category Equipment: Survivability.