As Other Countries Build Better Tanks, Britain’s Challenger 2 Falls Behind
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I only see these upgrades bringing quality of life improvements, better optics, modernised systems ect. Replacing the gun would prove extremely expensive for the benefits it would bring which aren't as necessary as this article trys to make out.

Armour wise it's still arguably the best protected MBT in the world, and in regard to other European nations developing new MBT’s you've got to remember the leopard 2's are about 15 years older and have gone through far more upgrade cycles.

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