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T18E2 Boarhound 8x8 Armored Car


Country of Origin/Used by: USA for UK
First Produced/Service Dates: 1942
Manufactured by: Yellow Truck and Coach Company
Crew: 5?
Armament: (1) 6-Pounder(57mm) cannon and (2) .30 caliber machine guns.
Engine: (2) GMC 6-cylinder
Miscellaneous Info: A total of only 30 “Boarhounds” were built and delivered of the 2,500 originally ordered by the UK
Data Sheet Available:   T18E2 Boarhound Data Sheet from Dave Haugh


Reference Source/Provider
Photos of the T18E2 Boarhound at the Tank Museum - Bovington, UK Dennis Trowbridge - Bristol, UK

References Available


Reference Source/Provider


Reference Author
A Photo History of Armoured Cars In Two World Wars George Forty
"Armoured Car T.18E2 Boarhound - 1941/43" - Bellona  Military Vehicle Prints (Series 25) Phil Dyer
Encyclopedia of Armoured Cars Duncan Crow and Robert J. Icks
Searching for Perfection: An Encyclopedia of U.S. Army T-Series Vehicle Development (1925-1958)

Review by Peter Brown via Missing-Lynx

David R. Haugh
U.S. Armoured Cars - AFV Weapons Profile #40 Robert J. Icks
U.S. Military Wheeled Vehicles Fred W. Crismon

Hobby Modeling

Kits and Accessories

Kit Manufacturer Scale Other Information
T18E2 Boarhound Kit Giesbers Models 1/76 Resin

Model Pictures

Reference Source/Provider
T18E2 Boarhound (1/35 Scratch built) Model Photos Mike Griffin - Florida, USA