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Here is a listing of "What's New" on WarWheels.Net.  The information is listed by date updated with the most recent dates on top and older items at the bottom. Information Prior to October 1, 2017 is listed in the Archives below.

Date Item Updated or Added
December 12, 2017 Staying with early vehicles, we've added a new vehicle index for the Seabrook Armored Truck.

Also, one additional hobby modeling product has been announced by AntResin: a 1/35 Rooikat Armored Car Sagged Wheel Set (AR-35008) for the Trumpeter kit.
December 8th Today, we've added a new vehicle index for the World War One era Lanchester 4x2 Armored Car.
December 7th We've added a few photos featuring the Kfz 13 "Adler" 4x2 Armored Car via the German Bundesarchiv.  A couple of those pics also give a small glimpse of Sdkfz 231/232 6 Rad Armored Cars as well.
December 5th And once again, a number of hobby model products have been announced.  They are Echelon Fine Details' 1/35 marking sets "Task Force Bandit & 11 ACR Humvee Markings" (M1114 & M1151) (D356233), "Russian Military Police AFVs In Syria: KamAZ Typhoon K, GAZ Tiger-M & Others" (Includes Parts to replicate the Light Bar) (D356248) and "IDF AML 90" (D356249); Mantis Miniatures' 1/35 KTO Rosomak Accessories Set (MAC13); and Tamiya's 1/48 British LRDG Command Car 30cwt Truck Model Kit (32593).
December 4th Following up on yesterday's addition, we now have more photos of the Panhard AML-60 Armored Car via Don.
December 3rd Don Allen is back with detail photos of the Panhard AML-90 Armored Car, taken at The Tank Museum - Bovington.
November 30th Today, we've just posted a new index covering the SAS Land Rover 110 Desert Patrol Vehicle (DPV).
November 28th Just a quick hobby product announcement today by Model Miniature.  They're releasing a resin 1/72 Badger ILAV 4x4 MRAP (Anti-IED Vehicle with Robotic Arm) Model Kit (MM-R220).
November 27th Poking around the ol' "to do list" folder and found some photos we forgot to post.  These pics are of the Armored Car/Wheeled Fighting Vehicle models taken at the 2017 World Model Expo, held this past July in Chicago, Illinois USA. So, better late than never.
November 26th Following a theme, here's some additional photos of the Humber Mark 4 Armored Car.
November 25th Today we present a couple additional photos of the Guy Mark 1 & 1A Light Wheeled Tank via the Imperial War Museum.
November 21st Trying to stay on top of things for change, here's a small number of hobby modeling products just announced including Miniart's upgraded 1/35 Bantam 40 BRC Model Kit (35212) and Voyager Models' 1/35 9P140 TEL -9K57 Uragan (BM-27) MLRS Basic Detail Set (PE35900) and Light/Lense Set (BR35140), both for the Trumpeter kit.
November 19th Here's the latest batch of hobby model product announcements.  They are Hauler's 1/72 ATF Dingo 1 Detail Set (HLH72071) and Jeep Snow Chains (HLH72072); ICM's 1/48 Sdkfz 261 Radio Communications Vehicle Model Kit (48194); Live Resin's 1/35 Polaris MV 850 ATV Quadrobike Model Kit (LRE 35318), ATV Quadrobike Upgrade Set-SA-1 Swing-Arm Mount with Mk48 7.62mm Machine Gun (LRE 35319), ATV Quadrobike Upgrade Set-Handlebar Garmin GPS and Heavy Weapon Mount Base (LRE 35320), ATV Quadrobike Upgrade Set-Spare Terrathon Wheel On Webbing Slings For Bumper Mount (LRE 35321), ATV Quadrobike Upgrade Set-Front & Rear Stowage #1 (Ammo Boxes, Canister, Backpack & Heavy Weapon Base Mount) (LRE 35322), ATV Quadrobike Upgrade Set- Front & Rear Stowage #2 (Hand Weapons - Mk18, M72 Barrett, Carl Gustav Grenade Launcher, Backpacks, Ammo & Ammo boxes) (LRE 35323), ATV Quadrobike Upgrade Set-Side Bags with M4 Carbine (LRE 35324); Panzer Art's 1/35 BA-20 Road Wheels-Jaroslavskij Zavod Pattern 1 (RE35-508) and BA-20 Road Wheels-Jaroslavskij Zavod Pattern 2 (RE35-509); and W-Model's 1/72 RSD-10 Pioneer (SS-20 Saber) MAZ-547A Transporter-Erector-Launcher with IRBM Model Kit.
November 18th   Due to the problems we had with the website and a quick release of Classic Military Vehicle magazine installments, we're already able to present the applicable content of the November issue. The articles are "Braving Vietnam's Roads"  by John Teasdale (covering USMC M35 and M54 Gun Trucks) and"Full Metal Jacket" (featuring a rebuilt M151A1 Mutt Utility Vehicle) by John Carroll.
November 17th   The October issue of Classic Military Vehicle magazine arrived a couple weeks ago and we finally have the chance to post the applicable details concerning the articles related to armored cars and wheeled fighting vehicles.  The articles are "A Well-Rounded Jeep" by Louise Lamb (covering a rebuild of an M38A1 Jeep), "Eastern Bloc Engineering" (highlighting the GAZ-69AM Utility Vehicle) by Duncan Glen and "Swansong" (featuring M151A2 Mutt Utility Vehicles used during Operation Urgent Fury) by John Teasdale.
November 16th Finally, we've got the website back up and running after the problems we had with our hosting service.  Thanks for your patience.
October 29th Hey, we're doing better lately with keeping up with the hobby news.  Here's the latest batch of product announcements.  They are ICM's 1/48 Sdkfz 261 Radio Communication Vehicle Model (48194); Panda Hobby's 1/35 M1240A1 MRAP All-Terrain Vehicle (M-ATV) Model Kit (PH35027); Resicast's 1/35 Popski's Private Army Jeep Conversion (Italy 1944-45) (351271); and Zvezda's 1/35 GAZ Tiger with Kornet D Anti-Tank Missile Model Kit (3682).
October 22nd

  The November issue from WW sponsor Airfix Model World Magazine has arrived and has TWO articles to tickle our fancy.  They are "Cold War Lizard" (Modeling the 1/35 Trumpeter SA-8 Gecko SAM Launcher) by Cristian Lupu and "Funky Scout" (Building Hobby Boss' 1/35 Sdkfz 223 Radio Car) by Garry Tobiss.

October 16th The beat goes on with more model kits announced including Black Dog's 1/35 Australian Mercedes-Benz 6x6 Surveillance Reconnaissance Vehicle (SRV) Model Kit (T35204) and Mercedes 6x6 SRV "Big Kit" (T35205); and Dragon Models' 1/6 "Jeep" 1/4-Ton 4x4 Truck (with M1919 .30-cal Machine Gun) Model Kit.
October 12th And a couple additional hobby model products recently announced including Panzer Art's 1/35 SdKfz 234 Stowage Set (RE35-498) and SP Designs' 1/35 BTR-80 1V152 Command and Forward Observer Vehicle Conversion (403) for Trumpeter BTR-80 Kit (1594).
October 10th Here's more hobby model products recently announced: Blast Models' 1/35 AML 60 & 90 Sagged Wheels & Spare (BL35304K); AML 60 Update Set (BL35305K); AML 90 Update Set (BL35307K); AML 60 & 90 Engine with Doors (BL35306K); AML 60 & 90 Chassis Doors (BL35308K), all for the applicable TAKOM kits; and MR Modellbau's 1/35 M35 ADGZ Armoured Car Wheel Set (MR-35569) and M35 ADGZ Armoured Car Upgrade & Interior (MR-35570) for the Hobby Boss kits.
October 9th Ron Bell is back with his small scale builds, this one in the form of a 1/76 "kitbashed" Land Rover 110 Defender XD/Wolf WMIK (with MILAN ATGM) model.
October 3, 2017 The deluge continues.  Here's more hobby model product announcements, starting with Blue Square Models’ 1/72 SKPF "White Elephant" (UN Variant) Model Kit (B72046); KMT’s 1/35 AMX 10 RC Daguet Paquetages (Stowage) (KMT 35050K); Panda Hobby’s 1/35 Buffalo A2 MPCV Mine Protected Clearance Vehicle Model Kit (PH 35031); and Tamiya's 1/16 Kubelwagen Type 82 “European Campaign” Model Kit (36205).

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