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The XK-2 main battle tank is a next generation main battle tank to replace the older K-1 and American M47/M48 tanks. It is fitted with a German MTU 1500 HP Europowerpack for the engine, and a new 120mm cannon with an autoloader. New armor and sensor are intended to be comparable to M1A2 and LeClerc. The Korean Future Main Battle tank is under development as a indigenious tank to meet 21C digital battlefield on the basis of developmental experiences of K1 and K1A1 tank. Important considerations in the tank are battle manegement system, automatic tracking system, automatic ammunition loading system, active defense system, navagation system, semi-active suspension unit, NBC overpressure system etc. The tank will be the main battle tank of the highest technical level all ove the world.