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40 tonnes is about twenty times as heavy as a Car.
In other words, it's 24.210 times the weight of a Car, and the weight of a Car is 0.04131 times that amount.
(for 2009 Ford Taurus; automatic transmission; curb weight)
A 2009 Ford Taurus weighs 1.6520 tonnes. The first mass-produced car, the Curved Dash Oldsmobile — introduced in 1901 — weighed just 0.3860 tonnes.
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