Top 5 deadliest Main Battle Tanks currently in service

Challenger 2 (United Kingdom) as one of the best tanks in the world
Challenger 2 is a very capable tank. The tank has the latest Chobham armor and is one of the most protected MBTs in the world today. (Photo: Wiki)

Challenger 2 (United Kingdom)

Challenger 2 (United Kingdom)
Challenger 2 (United Kingdom)

It is a very capable tank. The Challenger 2 has the latest Chobham armor and is one of the most protected MBTs in the world today. It offers very high level of protection against direct fire weapons. This British-made tank is armed with a very accurate 120-mm rifled gun. Its gun is rifled as opposed to smoothbore guns used by all other modern Main Battle Tanks. Its maximum aimed range is over 5 km. Currently, the British Challenger holds the record for the longest tank-to-tank kill.

The engine of the Challenger 2 is less powerful than of its Western rivals. Also, it is not as fast as other Main Battle Tanks. However, this tank is famous for its mechanical reliability. The Challenger 2 is in service with United Kingdom (386 tanks) and Oman (38 tanks).

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