Technical Information

Leichter Panzerspähwagen (MG) (Sd Kfz 221)
Crew
Crew 2
Physical Characteristics
Weight, total 4.00 t
Weight, chassis 1.965 t
Length 4.80 m
Width 1.95 m
Height 1.70 m
Firing height 1.65 m
Ground clearance 0.24 m
Wheelbase 2.80 m
Track 1.61 m
Armor
Armor 5.5-10 mm
Performance
Maximum speed 90 km/h
Maximum grade, upwards 22°
Vertical obstacle 0.25 m
Fording depth 0.60 m
Cruising range 320 km
Cross-country range 200 km
Engine
Net h.p. 75
Armament
Main weapon MG 34
Auxillary weapon MP 38/MP 40
Ammunition Storage
Main weapon 1050
Auxillary weapon 192

Additional Reading

Sd Kfz 221 photographs (external link)
Photographs of the Sd Kfz 221 at Panzerphotos.

Sources

  1. Photos von Waffen. Waffenprüfwesen, 1940. 157 p. Waffenprüfwesen Nr. 90/40 g. Kdos. II. Angabe. NARA T78 R152.