This vehicle is well protected for its tier: 140 mm of frontal hull armor, and 300 mm of frontal turret armor. Its total durability is 1,550 HP. Regarding its mobility, the vehicle’s top forward speed is 35 km/h, and it has a specific power of 13.2 h.p./t.
The tank is armed with a 122 mm gun that dishes out 420 HP of damage per shot. Penetration with a standard AP shell is 221 mm, and penetration with a special HEAT shell is 270 mm. The aiming time is 3 s, the reload time is 13.5 s, and dispersion is 0.42 m.
Just like other vehicles of this new branch, the BZ-166 is a heavy tank with the jet booster mechanic*. The booster effect can be used up to four times per battle with the given amount of jet fuel.