In 2008 the US Army Ordnance Museum gave the Elefant a cosmetic restoration, filmed as part of the Canadian documentary series Tank Overhaul. This is the first part of the 50 minute programme.
Click here to watch Part 2.
The Tiger I was 3547mm wide and this posed a problem for its strategic mobility. The most efficient way to move tanks long distances during the 1940’s was by train, but the Tiger, with its operational tracks, was too wide.
Although the gas turbine is a fairly old invention
It might seem odd to find a post about
In the Tiger Collection you may notice that the
I wish guys at Bovington could re-zimmerit her and give a proper paint job