NOTE (21 October 2022): Significant changes have been made to the vehicle since the time this post was made.
For the updated stats of this vehicle after its fourth ST iteration, please see this post.
The VIII 🇨🇳 BZ-176 (tier 8 premium Chinese heavy tank, with rocket booster mechanics) has received some changes in its second iteration on Supertest:
- Dispersion while moving (max.): from 0.20 (6.00, 7.80 while boosting) to 0.20 (6.00,10.50 while boosting)
- Max. forward speed while boosting: from 39 to52.5 kph
- Effective engine power while boosting: from 1,200 to1,500 hp
Some in-game previews of the vehicle, which is currently present within the Update 1.18.1 Common Test files, are also available (courtesy of WoT Express):
These changes reflect on the vehicle’s overall characteristics as follows:
All characteristics are with a crew trained to 100% and subject to change before the final release.