Drive the iconic Battle Tank of the Cold War the most produced tank ever! The T-55 800 hp!
|You will get a first-hand experience via one-to-one instruction on how to drive a tank!
Our objective is simple, to give you the best experience possible in terms of quality, enjoyment, and satisfaction.
Upon arrival, you will be given a safety briefing before driving. Your 1 drive around tank course of approximately 15 minutes followed by at least 30 minutes as a passenger with your Tank driving instructor.
Spectators allowed as passengers for 25 € Includes Cold War Park War Machine exhibition visit.v
This program last app. 45 minutes.
|Place of origin||Soviet Union|
|No. built||86,000–100,000+ est.|
|Variants||See Operators and variantssection below|
|Mass||36 tonnes (39.7 ST)|
|Length||9.00 m (with gun forward)|
|Armour||205 mm turret front
130 mm turret sides
60 mm turret rear
30 mm turret roof
120 mm hull front at 60° (100 mm after 1949)
79 mm hull upper sides
20 mm hull lower sides
60 mm at 0° hull rear
20 mm hull bottom
33-16 mm hull roof
|D-10T 100 mm rifled gun|
|7.62 mm SGMT coaxial machine gun, (12.7 mm DShK heavy machine gun)|
|Engine||Model V-55(V-54) V-12 water-cooled. 38.88-l diesel
500 hp (373 kW) up to 800 hp (597 kW) (late versions)
|Power/weight||14.6 hp (10.4 kW) / tonne|
|Transmission||Mechanical [synchromesh], 5 forward, 1 reverse gears|
|Ground clearance||0.425 m|
|Fuel capacity||580 l internal, 320 l external (less on early T54), 400 l jettisonable rear drums|
|Speed||48 km/h (30 mph)|