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"What's New" Items

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 June 1, 2018 is listed in the Archives below.

Date Item Updated or Added
August 12, 2018   We've received the August issue of Classic Military Vehicle magazine and it contains the article "Trailer Queen" by Louise Limb.  The article covers the Land Rover Series 3 Lightweight.
August 5th Today's update is in the form of some photos of the Puch Sandviper Special Operations Vehicle via the Austrian Bundesheer.
August 4th

Blast Models' is at it again with even more hobby product announcements.  They are 1/35 VAB Uniroyal Sagged Wheels with Air Pressure Control Hubs (BL35346K), VAB Valorise Armor Conversion (BL35347K), VAB Valorise Roof Rack Stowage Box (BL35348K), and VAB Chassis Stowage Boxes (BL35349K), all for the Heller kit.

July 28th

Cleaning up our stash of info covering the IVECO vehicles, we've posted photos of the Russian Rys Multi-Role Vehicle courtesy of Vitaly Kuzmin.

July 24th

One hobby modeling product has been announced in the past few days, the Panda Hobby 1/35 Cougar H A1 ISS 4x4 MRAP Model Kit (35040).

July 22nd

Here's some hobby modeling product announcements that have been released recently.  Please note that a number of these kits do not yet have product numbers assigned to them.  The items are, AFV Club's 1/35 M1296 Stryker Dragoon Model Kit (No product #); Hobby Boss' 1/35 British Jackal 1 4x4 HMWP, Jackal 2 4x4 HMWP and Coyote 6x6 TSV Model Kits (No product numbers); Meng Model's 1/35 British Army Husky Tactical Support Vehicle (TSV) Model Kit (VS-009); and Trumpeter's 1/35 Russian Pantsyr-S1 (SA-22 Greyhound) Air Defense System Model Kit (No Product #).

July 21st We've added new photos of the Husar Light Multi-Role Vehicle, which is the Austrian version of the IVECO Italian Lince, British Panther, etc.
July 17th   The July issue of Classic Military Vehicle magazine has arrived and it is mostly dedicated to the 74th Anniversary of the D-Day Invasion.  So, there's not much specifically dedicated to wheeled vehicles, although some articles are relevant.  However, there is a follow-up by John Carroll to his article from last month, which covered his 2012 Jeep trip across Egypt; this one titled "Desert Ghosts".
July 8th Just a small update for now.  DEF Model has announced two more hobby products: a 1/35 M1224 Maxx Pro MRAP Sagged Wheel Set (DW35106) for the Bronco Model kit and JGSDF Type 16 MCV Sagged Wheel Set (DW35107) for the forthcoming Tamiya kit.
July 3rd Today we've added more photos of Clive Elliott's beautiful FV 1609 Humber Pig Prototype APC.
June 26th We're back to posting some of Christophe Jacquemont's photos from his trip to the Musee' des Blindes at Samur, France a few months ago.  Here are links to some photos of the AML-90 Armored Car and MRW-122 MLRS displayed there.
June 23rd Today we've posted Ron Damratowski's review of the Tiger Model 1/35 ERC-90 F1 "Lynx" Armored Car, kit courtesy of Merit International, LLC.
June 21st Freedom Model Kits have announced three new plastic model kits.  They are a 1/35 CM32 Cloud Leopard Taiwan Infantry Fighting Vehicle (TIFV) with Remote Weapons System (15102), CM32 TIFV with 30mm Chain Gun (15103) and CM32 TIFV 105mm Mobile Gun Platform (15104).
June 19th Content Editor Dave has updated our PDF datasheets covering the Casspir Mark 2 APC and SPY (4x4) Reconnaissance Vehicle.
June 17th Today we've added a new index covering the Special Purpose All-Terrain Vehicle (S-ATV).
June 14th Courtesy of Julio Montes, we have an updated vehicle index covering the Salvadoran Rayo Fast Assault Gun Truck

Also, yet more hobby modeling products have been announced including FC Model Trend's 1/48 Decal Sheet "M8, M20, Panzer IV y Stug III en Espana" (48201), Miniart's 1/35 Soviet 1.5 Ton Truck (with M-4 Maxim Machine Gun) Model Kit (35186) and Panda Hobby's 1/35 M1296 Stryker Dragoon IFV Model Kit (35045).
June 7, 2018   We have the June issue of Classic Military Vehicle magazine in hand and it doesn't disappoint.  The articles of note are "Ice Cold In Alex" (the author reminiscing about his Jeep trip across Egypt in the footsteps of the LRDG) by John Carroll, "Jeep on the Cheap" (discusses alternatives to purchasing WWII Jeeps) also by John Carroll, "Trucks on Tracks" (covers a Series One 88 inch wheel base Land Rover with Cuthbertson Track Conversion) by Louise Limb and "Two of a Kind" (featuring the Australian Scout Car S1) by Jason Belgrave.

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