'Challenger III' it is, then. The future UK Main Battle Tank fleet Challeopard? Leoparger? Beute PzKpW Leopard Ausf Challenger (e) I can feel a certain amount of WW2 serviceman wincing ever so slightly at the British MBT being substantially a German 'big cat'. Now wonder how this will all shake out. I believe we don't have large armoured castings capacity any more. See if they push it as the old political/jobs compromise or an actual military programme.