M5 Half-track Transport
The M5 Half-track is a lend-lease provision to the Soviet Union. The open-topped M5 is spacious enough to carry two squads, and its .50cal machine gun provides good firepower.
Transports infantry. Transported troops can fire out of the M5. Light armor is easily penetrated.
Unlocks the 'Overdrive' veteran ability.
+20% reinforce range, +20% maximum speed, +20% rotation speed, +20% acceleration.
+20% reinforce range, -20% weapon cooldown, +30% sight range.
Known affectionately as the 'Meat Chopper', the four .50-cal machine guns are also effective against aircraft.
Improves anti-infantry and anti-air capabilities. Can no longer transport soldiers.
Upgrade Time: 30s
The crew pushes the vehicle’s capabilities to its limits, increasing maneuverability and decreasing the chance to be hit by incoming fire.
Vehicle Crew Self Repair
Vehicle crews can repair battlefield damage on their vehicles once they leave combat with a repair rate of 10 HP/s.
Toggled Ability. Vehicle weapons and movement are disabled.
Hull Down Release
Releases vehicle from Hull Down mode.
The vehicle will not respond to movement commands to prevent unwanted vehicle rotation.
Toggle Ability. The vehicle will hold position at its current location.
Hold fire until explicitly ordered to attack.