Are light tanks obsolete?

Light tanks, such as the PT-76, continue to play a small role in tank warfare, although many are losing favor to cheaper, faster, and lighter armored cars.

Are Chinese light tanks Good wot?

Chinese Light Tanks are fast, agile, and have good penetration and alpha damage. They play very much like medium tanks; cover fire support, and scouting when the team needed. Their armor, Although (except tier 10) it’s sightly better than foreign counterparts is really the only thing identifying them as light tanks.

What’s the best light tank in World of tanks?

LT-432 and all its glory. The best overall tank for tier 8 is the premium LT-432, winning best survivability. It is versatile, being able to deal with any encounter it faces. It surprisingly has a lot of armor for a light tank while still maintaining overall mobility.

Does the US Army use light tanks?

With the Mobile Protected Firepower program in the testing and evaluation phase, the Army is getting closer to adding a light tank back into its inventory. The XM8 Armored Gun System was the last tank to come close to filling the role.

Did the Maus tank ever see combat?

The Maus (likely) never saw combat as the Soviets overran the Kummersdorf proving grounds on April 21, 1945, capturing Germany’s two prototypes. German surrendered less than three weeks later. “It is a fact that destroyed tanks were found,” military historian Waldemar Trojca wrote in German Secret Panzer Projects.

Are Chinese TDs good wot?

The Chinese TDs are the best part of that Nation in the game. Starting at tier 7 all the way up to X the just get more fun to play. I would agree that the tier 9 TD is the best all around. The gun mantle is so big you just face hug and it’s almost an auto bounce.

Why were German tanks so much better?

American tanks in World War II were generally inferior to their German counterparts. German tanks boasted better armor protection and more firepower.