Tartaruga (tank)

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V.1 Tartaruga in early production.
TypeMain battle tank
Place of originFortuna
Service history
In service1986–Present
Used byFortuna
WarsUnification Campaigns
Toscani Rebellion
Telganese Rebellion
Fortunan-Ambravian War
Production history
DesignerTerine Industries
ManufacturerTerine Industries
Number builtUnknown
VariantsV.1 Tartaruga
V.2 Tartaruga
WeightV.1: 45.5 t (50.2 short tons)
V.2: 52 t (57 short tons)
LengthV.1: 9.22 m (30.2 ft)
V.2: 9.48 m (31.1 ft)
WidthV.1: 3.51 m (11.5 ft)
V.2: 3.72 m (12.2 ft)
HeightV.1: 2.76 m (9.1 ft)
V.2: 2.57 m (8.4 ft)

ArmourComposite and sloped design
V.1: 1× 105 mm rifled gun
(57 rounds)
V.2: 1x 120 mm smoothbore gun
(40 rounds)
1× 7.62 mm coaxial machine gun
1× 7.62 mm AA machine gun
EngineV.1: T/E four-stroke V10, 900 hp (671 kW) diesel engine
V.2: T/E four-stroke V12, 1,200 (895 kW) diesel engine
Power/weightFrom 19.8 hp/tonne to 23.1 hp/tonne
SuspensionTorsion bar
600 km (370 mi)
Speed60 km/h (37 mph)

The Tartaruga is the main battle tank of the Fortunan Army designed and produced by Terine Industries. As part of an effort to further modernize the military following the War of Aggression, the tank first say development in 1980, entering production by 1985 as the V.1 Tartaruga. The vehicle would go through further upgrades entering into the 2000s with the V.2 Tartaruga with improvements to the main armament, propulsion, fire control system, and sensors. The Tartaruga continues to see use by the Fortunan Army, with the intended purpose to fully replace the V.1 with the V.2.