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Tier / Class:
Sophie Wölfli
Stats - Stock (Renowned)
Max Damage:
850 (900) mm
Hit Points:
Hull F/S/R:
11 / 11 / 11
Turret F/S/R:
9 / 9 / 9
Max Speed:
100.00 km/h
Acceleration 0-32kph:
2.26 s
Hull Traverse:
54.90 deg/s
430 m
Accuracy (Spread):
Max Cannon Depression:
-10.0 / -10.0°
Turret Traverse Speed:
60.00 deg/s

The VBR is a tier 8 Armored Fighting Vehicle originating from France, and is sold by Sophie Wölfli. It can be unlocked from the VBL Ingwe, and unlocks a tier 9 Unlock Token, which can be used on the CRAB, B1 Draco, Centauro 120, Leopard 2A6, or M1A2 Abrams SEP v.3.

Features[edit | edit source]

  • Subtle movement: moving on a low speed doesn't reduce your camouflage factor. .
  • PELE: good penetration potential and can deal major damage to crew and internal modules.
  • Designated target: vehicle has the ability to designate targets that are within line of sight and vision range. Designated targets are called out and takes increased damage.
  • Recon package: this vehicle's recon package provides an improved vision range when stationary.

Player Recommendations[edit | edit source]

Speedy, powerful, and without a shred of armor on its frame, the VBR is a lightning flanker and sniper, capable of dealing massive damage with its four-shot salvo of ATGMs and quickly relocating to avoid counterattacks. When played right, the VBR is a deadly threat to oblivious, low health enemy vehicles whose attention can be drawn away by a teammate MBT. Since the VBR has little in the way of protection, care is required.

Pros and Cons[edit | edit source]

Pros[edit | edit source]

  • Excellent camouflage rating
  • Very good top speed
  • Very good gun depression
  • Devastating burst damage with ATGM launcher

Cons[edit | edit source]

  • Negligible armor
  • Long reload on the four shot ATGM
  • One crew member limits improvement options
  • Takes heavy damage from falling

Upgrade Suggestions[edit | edit source]

As the VBR is all about firepower and mobility, upgrades should be accordingly focused. For mobility, upgrading to the Improved Wheels will improve between-position mobility, while firepower upgrades like the EOSS System and Milan 3 ATGM will increase damage output.

Retrofit Suggestions[edit | edit source]

  • Advanced Muzzle Reference System
  • Augmented Optics
  • Improved Gun Breech
  • Improved Pioneer Tool Kit

Commander and Crew Skill Suggestions[edit | edit source]

  • Commander: Sabrina Washington, to improve the camo rating, view range, and crew stats
  • Driver: Spin to Win, Off-Road Driving

Armor[edit | edit source]

Stock VBR Armor
Reputation Cost Credits Hull F/S/R Hull Composition Hull Modifiers (AP/HE/SC) Turret F/S/R Turret Composition Turret Modifiers (AP/HE/SC) ERA F/S/R ERA Composition ERA Modifiers Turret Traverse
Stock Stock 11/11/11 Steel 9/9/9 Steel 0/0/0 51.10deg/s
The steel chassis of the VBR is sufficient for some protection against small arms fire, but it is entirely undefended against stronger munitions such as machineguns or autocannons.

Firepower[edit | edit source]

MPCV ATGM Launchers with 20mm MK20 Autocannon
Shell name Type Reputation Salvo Size Damage Area of Effect Penetration Speed Rate of Fire Max Accuracy Aim Time Reload Time
20mm Rh. PELE PELE Stock 100 22 m 70mm m/s 300.00rd/min ° s 10.00s
20mm DM63 APDS AP 131,745 100 20 0m 102mm 1,100m/s 300.00rd/min 0.30° 1.75s 10.00s

Missile Name Type Reputation Salvo Damage Area of Effect Penetration Speed Rate of Fire Caliber Reload Self-homing
MILAN 2T ATGM HEAT Stock 4 475 0m 850mm 200m/s 33.00rd/min 115mm 16.00s No

MILAN 3 ATGM-TH Tandem-HEAT 144,920 4 475 0m 900mm 200m/s 33.00rd/min 115mm 16.00s No

Mobility[edit | edit source]

Name Reputation Cost Credits Max Speed 0 to 32km/h Hull Traverse
MTU 4R106 Diesel Engine Stock Stock 100.00km/h 2.26s 54.90deg/s

Upgrades[edit | edit source]

VBR Technology
Name Reputation Cost Credits Description
Spall Liner 33,725 655360 Increases vehicle HP by 150.

GALIX 17 Smoke Grenades 50,590 983040 Provides a total of eight smoke deployments with a two-round magazine. Individual charges are on a six-second cooldown, with an eighty-second cooldown for the magazine.

Hard Kill APS 69,560 1351680 An Active Protection System that has a chance of destroying ATGMs around a player's vehicle from a range of 250m or more.

EOSS System 92,220 1792000 Improves overall accuracy by 10% and increases the effectiveness of spotting through foliage by 30%.

History[edit | edit source]

Based on the VAB, the French VBR is a medium armored reconnaissance vehicle that employs a wide range of protective measures, including a steel hull with composite armor and armored glass. The VBR has a great deal of mobility both on- and off-road, thanks to its adaptable hydropneumatic suspension.

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