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LAV-150 90
LAV-150 90
Details
Tier / Class:
3 TD
Nation:
United States
Dealer:
Sophie Wölfli
Cost:
925 gold
Stats - Stock (Renowned)
Max Damage:
228
DPM:
3,452
Penetration:
240 mm
Hit Points:
1,785
Hull F/S/R:
7 / 7 / 7
Turret F/S/R:
7 / 6 / 18
Max Speed:
100.00 km/h
Acceleration 0-32kph:
4.00 s
Hull Traverse:
55.70 deg/s
Camouflage:
33%
Vision:
390 m
Accuracy (Spread):
0.09°
Max Cannon Depression:
-10.0 / -3.0°
Turret Traverse Speed:
38.00 deg/s

The LAV-150 90 is a tier 3 Premium Tank Destroyer originating from the United States. It can be purchased from Sophie Wölfli for 925 Gold.

Features[]

  • High spot and rof: had high spotting ranges and rate of fire.
  • HESH: can even penetrate armor with large hit angles.
  • Waterproof: this vehicle can remain longer under water.

Player Recommendations[]

A lightly armored and mobile firepower platform, the LAV-150 90 is an excellent low tier sniper and flanker able to get around sides and rears of enemy vehicles and punish them with withering, rapid fire. But this mobility comes at the cost of protection, with the LAV-150 90 having virtually zero effective armor against incoming fire.

Pros and Cons[]

Pros[]

  • Excellent rate of fire
  • High mobility
  • High camo rating

Cons[]

  • Negligible armor

Upgrade Suggestions[]

Premium vehicles in Armored Warfare come fully upgraded.

Retrofit Suggestions[]

  • Advanced Fire Control
  • Advanced Muzzle Reference System
  • Improved Gun Breech

Commander and Crew Skill Suggestions[]

  • Commander: Viktor Kirsanov, for rate of fire and aim speed
  • Driver: Smooth Ride, Off Road Driving
  • Gunner: Quick Draw, Sharpshooter
  • Loader: Rapid Fire, Preparation/Explosive Shells

Armor[]

LAV-150 90 Stock Armor
Reputation Cost Credits Hull Armor (F/S/R) Hull Composition Turret Armor (F/S/R) Turret Composition ERA Type ERA Modifiers
Stock Stock 7/7/7 Cadloy Steel 7/6/18 Cadloy Steel None
Utilizing the base hull of the LAV-150, a new 90mm turret sports the same Cadaloy steel as the base vehicle, giving the entire vehicle overall small-arms protection with a large boost to offensive power.


Firepower[]

90mm Mk.2 Cannon
Shell name Type Reputation Damage Area of effect Penetration Max Accuracy Speed Reload
90mm CSE-90 Mk.2 APFSDS AP Stock 374 0m 240mm 0.09° 1,185 m/s 6.50s
90mm CSE-90 HEAT HEAT Stock 424 0m 280mm 0.10° 865 m/s 6.50s
90mm CSE-90 HESH HE Stock 424 0m 227mm 0.11° 800 m/s 6.50s


Mobility[]

Name Reputation Cost Credits Max Speed Reverse Speed 0 to 32km/h 0 to Max Speed Hull Traverse Fire Chance
Cummins V-504 210 hp Diesel Engine Stock Stock 100.00km/h {{{reverse}}} 4.00s {{{0-max}}} 55.70deg/s {{{firechance}}}


Upgrades[]

Premium vehicles in Armored Warfare come fully upgraded.

History[]

Class: Fire Support Vehicle
Developed: 1962-1963
Service: 1964+
Vehicles Built: cca 3000 (incl. all versions)
Operators: Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Egypt, Thailand and more a dozen other smaller customers

The V-150 (or LAV-150) was a version of the extremely popular Cadillac Gage Commando platform, intended for export. This four-wheeled vehicle was rugged, reliable, well armored for its weight and, most importantly, cheap, making it a popular choice for many poorer third world countries that needed something well-protected to fight poorly armed insurgencies. Even though the first Commando units were built as early as in 1964, the marketing of the platform only ended in 2000, making it one of the most successful and least known armored fighting vehicles. The LAV-150 90 was fire support variant of the family with a Cockerill gun occupying an enlarged turret.

Variants[]

  • LAV-150 90 MERC

The LAV-150 90 MERC, a Premium variant that was purchasable starting November 2015

See also[]

External links[]

Vehicles in Focus: LAV-150 90

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