ATS-59

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ATS-59
ATS-59-batey-haosef.jpg
ATS-59 in Batey HaOsef museum, Israel.
Type Artillery tractor
Place of origin USSR
Specifications
Weight 13,000 kg
Length 6.28 m
Width 2.78 m
Height 2.3 m

Engine diesel
300hp
Operational
range
350 km
Speed 45 km/h

Artilleriyskiy Tyagach Sredniy - 59, or ATS-59 (from Russian: Артиллерийский Тягач, Средний (АТС), meaning medium artillery tractor) was a Soviet Cold War era artillery tractor. Some models used an T-55 engine., such as the ATS-59G.

ATS-59G
ATS-59G tractor.jpg
Type Artillery tractor
Place of origin USSR
Specifications
Weight 30,310 pounds (13,750 kg)
Length 6.3 m
Width 2.6 m
Height 2.8 m

Engine Model V-55 12-Cylinder 38.88L Water Cooled
520 hp (388 kW)
Power/weight 31.31 hp/ton
Operational
range
370 miles (600 km)
Speed Road: 25 mph (40 km/h) Off-road: 17 mph (27 km/h)

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