Yo, tankers! Buckle up because we’re about to dive headfirst into the future of armored warfare. General Dynamics Land Systems (GDLS) first unveiled AbramsX, a concept for the next generation of Main Battle Tanks (MBTs), in October 2022.

This proposed behemoth boasts features that could redefine armored warfare, but questions about its practicality and ultimate fate linger.

Let’s take a closer look, separate the hype from the reality, and see if it lives up to the buzz.

First Things First: Ditch the Gas-Guzzler Image

Imagine a tank that doesn’t sound like a swarm of angry bees whenever it rolls by.