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The M1 Abrams is an American main battle tank.


105mm Gun Tank, M1
First production variant. 3,273 built.
105mm Gun Tank, M1, Improved Performance
Block I improvements applied to standard M1. 894 built.
120mm Gun Tank, M1E1
M1IP armed with 120mm Gun, XM256. 14 built.
120mm Gun Tank, M1A1
Standardized M1E1. 5,197 built.
120mm Gun Tank, M1A1, Abrams Integrated Management v1
120mm Gun Tank, M1A1, Abrams Integrated Management v2
120mm Gun Tank, M1A1, Heavy Armor
120mm Gun Tank, M1A1, Heavy Common
120mm Gun Tank, M1A1, Digital
120mm Gun Tank, M1A1, Firepower Enhancement Package
120mm Gun Tank, M1A1, Situational Awareness
120mm Gun Tank, M1A2
Block II development.
120mm Gun Tank, M1A2, System Enhancement Package v1
120mm Gun Tank, M1A2, System Enhancement Package v2
120mm Gun Tank, M1A2, System Enhancement Package v3
120mm Gun Tank, M1A2, System Enhancement Package v4
Formerly known as M1A3, SEPv4 is the latest upgrade package for the M1A2.


120mm Gun Tank, Component Advanced Technology Test Bed
Armed with a lightweight 120mm gun.
120mm Gun Tank, M1A1 Block III
Concept model.
120mm Gun Tank, Tank Test Bed
Tank test bed armed with an autoloading 120mm Gun, M256 in a compact unmanned turret.
Lockheed Martin Thumper
Prototype armed with 140mm Gun, XM291.
M1 Air Ground Defense System
M1 Armored Recovery Vehicle
M1 Assault Breacher Vehicle
M1 Combat Mobility Vehicle Grizzly
M104 Heavy Assault Bridge Wolverine
M1074 Joint Assault Bridge
M1150 Assault Breacher Vehicle
Surrogate Research Vehicle
Crew arrangement research vehicle.
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Tracked Vehicles
Light Tanks Light Tank ChickHSTV(L)M8 (XM8)M41 (A1, A2, A3M41/Stingray)T41T71T92TS-1TS-3TS-4TS-7TS-9RDF/LTStingray (II)Wasp
Light Tank, Amphibious AAAVM551 Sheridan (A1, XM551)
IFV M2 Bradley (A1A2A3)M3 BradleyM116MICV-65XM729XM701XM734XM800TXM1202
Medium Tanks Main Battle Tank 120SAGF-45CATTBGeneral Motors 400KGeneral Motors 500KLK 10322LK 10372LK 10379LK 10382Lockheed-Martin ThumperM1 Abrams (IPE1A1A1AIMA1DA1FEPA1HAA1HCA2A2SEPv1A2SEPv2A2SEPv3A3)M1 ThumperM48 (A1A2A2CA3A4A5C)M60 (A1A1 (AOS)A1 RISEA1 RISE PassiveA1E1A1E2A1E3A1E4A2A3TTSA3 SLEPAX2000)MBT(MR)MBT70M-I-YM-II-YM-III-YM-IV-YRex IRex IIRex IIIRex IVRex VRex VITL-1TL-2TL-5TL-7TV-8XM1-FSED AbramsXM66XM803
Medium Tank M26 (A1E1E2)M46 (A1E1)M47M-1M-2M-3M-4M-5M-6M-7T42T48T54 (E1E2)T57T69T77
Medium Tank, Flamethrowing M67 Zippo
Heavy Tanks Heavy Tank HenM103 (A1A2)T29 (E1E3)T30T32 (E1)T34T43T57T58
Self-Propelled Guns SPAA M6 Bradley LinebackerM42 (M42A1)M113A2 ADATSM163M247 Sergeant YorkM741T100T141 (E1)T149TS-11XM166XM246XM247
ATGMV M901 ITV (A1A2A3)T149
SPAT AT-3ChickM56SARAHT86T101T114
SPFT M132 (A1)
SPM 105mm LA-3105mm M52105/110mm LA-7155mm M44 (A1)155mm M53155mm M109 (A1A2A2BA3A3BA4A5A5+A6)155mm T94E1155mm T194E1155mm XM2001 Crusader175mm M107175mm T235203.2mm M55203.2mm M110203.2mm T93240mm T92TS-12TS-13TS-27
Self-Propelled Missile Launcher M474M548M667M688M727M730 (A1A2)M752XM474 (E1E2)XM476XM546 (E1)XM548 (E1)XM730
SPM 81mm M125 (A1A2)81mm T257 (107mm E1)81mm XM755107mm M106 (A1A2)107mm XM106120mm M1064
SPRG AT-1AT-2M50 Ontos (A1)T164T165 (E2)T166T167
Self-Propelled Rocket Artillery M270 MLRS (A1)
Explosive Related Mine Laying [[]]
Mine Clearing / Sweeping M1 Panther IIM60M60 Panther
Misc Tanks Ammunition Carrier M992
APC M1 GrizzlyM58 WolfM75M113 (A1A1E1A2A2E1A3E2)M1059 (A3)T55T56T113 (E1E2)T117XM45 (E1)XM733 (E1)XM1108
ARV M1M51XM696XM806 (E1)
Bridge Laying M48A2M48A5M60M60A1M104 Wolverine
Cargo M116M548T60T107XM548 (E1)
Command M4 C2VM577M1068
EW M1015
Engineering & Maintenance M579 FitterM728M728A1T118
Land Clearing M60 with M9 Bulldozer
Landing Craft LVTP-5
Medical M113 AMEV
Observation, Spotting & Survey M113 OSVM981 FISTV
Training M551 NTC
Utility T122
Half-Tracked Vehicles
Transport [[]]
Trucks [[]]
Amphibious Transport [[]]
Gun Motor Carriages (GMC) M34, 40mmT19, 40mm
Howitzer Motor Carriages (HMC) [[]]
Multiple Gun Motor Carriages (MGMC) M16 (A1A2B)
Mortar Motor Carriages (MMC) [[]]
Utility [[]]
Wheeled Vehicles
Offensive / Defensive Armament Carrier M1025 (A1)M1026 (A1)M1043 (A1A2)M1044 (A1)M1114M1116
Armored Cars T55XM800WXM808
Directed Energy Weapon Carrier HLONS
Infantry Fighting Vehicles LAV-25 (A1A2)LAV-300LAV-600M1126 ICV
Self-Propelled Anti-Aircraft Gun & SAM AN/TWQ-1 AvengerLAV-ADM998 AvengerM1097 Avenger
Self-Propelled Anti-Tank Guided Missile LAV-ATM966 (A1)M1025A2M1036M1045 (A1A2)M1046 (A1)M1115M1121M1134 ATGMVM1167
Self-Propelled Mortar Dragon FireLAV-EFSSLAV-MM1129 MCV
Self-Propelled Rocket Artillery M142 HIMARS
Tank Destroyer M1128 MGS
Other Ammunition Carrier [[]]
APC [[]]
Cargo M923M924M925M926M927M928M939M998 (A1)M1038 (A1)M1097 (A1A2)M1123M1113
Command LAV-C2M1130 CV
Engineering LAV-RM929M930M931M932M936M1132 ESV
IMV BuffaloCaimanCheetahCougarM1025 (MNRST)M1113 (MNRST)M-ATVMaxxProMRAP (II)RG-31RG-33ULTRA AP (II)
Medical M996M997 (A1A2)M1035 (A1A2)M1133 MEV
MRAP M1240 (A1)M1245 (A1)M1277
Observation, Spotting & Survey M1131 FSV
Shelter Carrier M1037M1042M1097A2M1113
Reconnaissance DPVLSVM1127 RV
Transport & Towing M939M998 (A1)M1038 (A1)M1069M1097 (A1A2)M1123M1113M1116M1151M1152M1165


  • Full title: ABRAMS A History of the American Main Battle Tank Volume2
  • Authors: R. P. Hunnicutt
  • Year: 1990
  • ISBN: 0-89141-388-X
  • Pages: 303