This tracked tractor was developed to serve in the
snow and mud conditions of the Eastern Front.
Developed by Steyr during 1942, it used the
transmission of the standard 1½ ton Truck. The
suspension was entirely tracked, although crude, and
this caused excessive vibration in service. The
suspension wheels were all steel, without rubber tires,
and springing was by leaf springs. Ground clearance
was 21½ inches which enabled the vehicle to perform
well in extreme conditions. RSO tractors were
to replace all light half-tracked tractors. The RSO was
mainly used to tow 50mm, 75mm Pak guns, and
light howitzers. Over 28,000 vehicles were produced
between 1942 to 1945.
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