SdKfz 234 'Puma' Heavy Armored Car
The SdKfz 234 is an advanced eight-wheel heavy armored car (Schwerer Panzerspähwagen). It mixes good speed, sloped armor for light protection, and its 5cm main gun is effective against light vehicles and tanks.
Effective vs. light vehicles and light tanks.
Unlocks the 'Aimed Shot' veteran ability.
-20% reload, +20% accuracy.
+20% maximum speed, +20% rotation speed, +33% damage, +20% acceleration.
Passive Tracking Vision. Will reveal enemy troops in a radius of 35.
Vehicle commanders apply spotting scopes to improve their targeting capabilities by increasing line of sight.
When equipped, increases vehicle line of sight when the vehicle is stopped.
Upgrade Time: 20s
Vehicle crews gain the ability to repair critical damage on their vehicles. After 3 seconds upon activating, one critical will be fixed and repairs start at a rate of 30 HP/s for 12 seconds. Prioritizes the 'Heavy Engine Damage' critical.
Duration 15s. Vehicle is immobile and weapons are inactive.
High Explosive Anti-Tank (HEAT) Shells
Tanks are now issued HEAT ammunition for increased penetration and damage.
Allows tanks to fire HEAT rounds for a period of time.
Launches a smoke screen in front of itself, blocking all line of sight in the area.
Smoke blocks line of sight.
After aiming, the gunner makes an accurate shot with the 5cm KwK 39 main gun in an effort to disable the target.
Accurate aimed shot. Can be fired at any unit, temporarily disabling the target if the shot penetrates.
Attacks vehicles freely, but holds fire against infantry and structures unless given an explicit order to fire.
Hold fire until explicitly ordered to attack.