Honeywell’s AGT1500 vehicular turbine engine is the proven power source for the M1 Abrams tank. The AGT1500’s power, torque, low noise and smoke-less operation provided a lethal edge for U.S. Soldiers in both Gulf Wars.The AGT1500 has accumulated over 40 million miles of experience in its first two and a half decades of operation and will be on the battlefield for at least three decades more. Its compact design, low weight, cold-starting, instant power, multi-fuel capabilities, and stealthy operation are just part of what makes this engine the world standard for tank durability and survivability.
Abrams Powerpack Fuel Efficiency Initiative
The Honeywell - Allison Abrams Powerpack is the most efficient way for the U.S. Army to reduce its sustainment costs.
Projected savings of $1.5 billion over 20-year program life
Up to 18 percent fuel efficiency improvement.