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Racing "combat vehicle"
« on: 04 February 2021, 15:48:18 »
Toying with SAW out of boredom. Realized this is possible.
No comment on what use this is. XXL engines on vehicles are hilarious because they don't suffer from the drawbacks really...

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Race Car

Mass: 3 tons
Tech Base: Inner Sphere
Motive Type: Wheeled
Rules Level: Experimental Tech
Era: Dark Ages
Tech Rating/Era Availability: F/X-X-F-E
Production Year: 3132
Dry Cost: 421 225 C-Bills
Total Cost: 421 225 C-Bills
Battle Value: 47

Power Plant:  100 XXL Fusion Engine
Cruise Speed: 432,0 km/h
Flanking Speed: 648,0 km/h
Armor:  Standard Armor
    Primary Factory:
Communications System:
Targeting and Tracking System:

Equipment           Type                         Rating                   Mass 
Internal Structure: Standard                       4 points                0,50
Engine:             XXL Fusion Engine            100                       1,50
    Cruise MP:  40
    Flank MP:   60
Heat Sinks:         Single Heat Sink             10                        0,00
Control Equipment:                                                         0,50
Lift Equipment:                                                            0,00
Armor:              Standard Armor               AV -   8                  0,50

                                               Front     2         
                                          Left/Right    2/2         
                                                Rear     2         

Minis needed for Atlas AS7-K2, Stalking Spider II; Kishi, Oni, Zou, Simian, Quirinus and Centaur battle armor; DI Multipurpose VTOL, Kinnol tank, JES III missile carrier.


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Re: Racing "combat vehicle"
« Reply #1 on: 04 February 2021, 18:35:40 »
Advanced Recon?

Drop the armor, yeah drop it!

Replace it with 30 Sensors and a Remote Sensor Dispenser for the armor...

Meep-Meep... I see you...

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Re: Racing "combat vehicle"
« Reply #2 on: 04 February 2021, 19:56:44 »
This... is the fastest wheeled combat vehicle... in the world.
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Re: Racing "combat vehicle"
« Reply #3 on: 04 February 2021, 20:51:14 »
The fireball from xtro most wanted was a street racer so it’s definitely a thing

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Re: Racing "combat vehicle"
« Reply #4 on: 05 February 2021, 07:22:01 »
This... is the fastest wheeled combat vehicle... in the world.

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