Product Code: Rev03171
Description: PzKpfw V PANTHER Ausf.G (Sd.Kfz. 171)
Size: 12.2cm long
Skill Level: 4
Number of Parts: 124
The G version was the variant of the PzKpfw V “Panther” battle tank produced in the greatest number and it superseded the A version from 1944 onwards. The chassis was of a better design and further improvements were continually incorporated in production. The final version of the tank had an altered engine deck and the shape of the cylindrical mount mantled was different. With its 7.5cm 42 L/70 cannon and missile defecting shape the Panther proved to be a dangerous opponent. The V 12-cylinder Maybach HL 230P30 petrol engine with a maximum capacity of 700HP gave the 44 800kg heavy Panther G a maximum speed of 55 km/h. It had a crew of 5.