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2012 Archive of "What's New" Items

Items appearing in the "What's New" section during the calendar year 2012 are contained here.  The information is listed by date updated with the most recent dates on top and older items at the bottom.

Date Item Updated or Added
December 31, 2012

For our last update of the year, we present photos of the MaxxPro Dash MRAP, courtesy of Keith Ross.  With that, we want to thank all our visitors and wish you all a happy and prosperous New Year for 2013!

December 20th

Today, we only have a "wee" update which is related to more hobby modeling products being announced.  First, LZ Models is releasing a 1/35 GMC Otter Mk 1 LRC Detail Set (LZ35423) for the Mirror Models kit.   Second, Passion Models is putting out a 1/35 Schwimmwagen Detail Set (P35-088) for the Tamiya kit and generic (German?) 1/35 Rifle Rack Set for Softskins (P35V-009) and "Jenny's" Clamp for Softskins (P35V-010); which look like they can be used on the Kubelwagen and Schwimmwagen.

December 16th

After a long Hiatus, Stephen Tegner is back with interior, engine and detail photos of the South African M1923 Indian Pattern Armored Car.

Also, a couple more hobby modeling products have been announced.  They are Capricorn Publications book "GM Otter Mk. 1 Light Reconnaissance Car" (AW-11) authored by James Gosling & Petr Brojo and Jordi Rubio's 1/35 Spanish Civil War Era resin model kits of the Chevrolet M1937 Armoured car with T26 tank turret (JDR-8901), Chevrolet M1937 Armoured car with Machine Gun (JDR-8902) and Chevrolet M1937 Armoured Car with Machine Gun and Cannon (JDR-8903).

December 14th

  WW sponsor Military Machines International Magazine has released their January 2013 issue and it contains a couple articles relevant to us WFV aficionados (as well as many other features covering other military vehicles).  These Articles include: "Bulletin Board " (Highlighting Canadian light wheeled armored vehicle manufacturer Streit Group) by Shaun Connors, "Bush Tucker Trial " (covering the Bushmaster PMV) by Gordon Arthur, and "Death Row Pardon (Aussie Series IIA Land Rover Workshop) by Editor Ian Young.

December 11th

Today we present Patrick's review of another great WFV-related book titled "Israeli Improvised Armoured Vehicles & Jeeps: 1947-1949" authored by John Myszka and published by Mouse House Enterprises.

December 9th

Another AMPS-Chicagoland model club member, Sean Lynch, has sent us model photos.  Sean's photos are of his 1/35 Tamiya Jeep Model mounted on a Model Alliance Diorama Base

December 8th

Ryan Gill, one of the owners of the Humber Mark IV Armoured Car "Vandal" sent us more photos of that vehicle.  These pics are mostly of the "final" product, including interior shots.

December 6th

We have posted photos of AMPS-Chicagoland member, John Wager's 1/35 Resicast Morris CS9 Armored Car.

Also, two hobby modeling products were announced: 1/35 Mirror Model's CMP C15TA Ambulance Model Kit (35106) and Wings and Wheels Publications book titled "U.S. 4x4 MRAP MaxxPro in Detail" (G 032). 

December 3rd

Today we have a really great addition to WW.  Jim Burrill has sent us 50 photos of his completely restored Humber Mark IV Armoured Car "Vandal".  AND, Jim and other vehicle owners Ryan Gill and R. Katz want me to extend a VERY gracious offer to WW visitors.  They are willing to allow individuals with an interest in the Humber 4, to visit and check out "Vandal" up-close and personal; assuming those people can get to the Philadelphia USA area. For more info, take a look at the "Vandal" vehicle photo page linked above.  

December 2nd

There were more hobby modeling products announced lately.  These are The Bodi's 1/35 Jeep Conversion (canvas top and doors?) (35077); Bronco Model's 1/35 US GPW "Jeep" 1/4 ton 4x4 Utility Vehicle (Mod.1942) w/37mm Anti-Tank Gun M3A1 model kits (CB35107); and SKP Model's 1/35 C15TA Armoured Truck Model Kit (SKP 185).

November 28th

WW contibutor "7996" has sent us some photos from the National Library of Ireland, showing contemporary images of the Peerless Armoured Car and Irish Rolls-Royce 1920 Pattern vehicles.

November 27th

Just when we thought we had all our Humber Pig" stuff posted, we get more.  So, today we have two articles by noted "Pig" expert (and Editor of The Shorland Site) Clive Elliott, titled "Pig In A Poke" (Covering the Humber Pig Suspension and Problems) and "That's Not Right"  (Covering Early Pigs).  Enjoy.

November 25th

Since we've added even more "Pig" photos, we've decided to re-vamp our "Pig Page".  So, if you check it out, you'll find a number of new photos as well as an improved (we hope) Humber "Pig" vehicle index.

Also, we have a few more new hobby modeling products that have been recently announced.  These include DML's 1/35 SAS 1/4 Ton 4x4 (Jeep) Patrol Commander's Car model kit (6724); Echelon Fine Details' 1/35 "stick and peel" mirror sets for the Bronco Models Buffalo 6x6 MPCV 2004-2006 kit (M357149), Panda Hobby M-ATV MRAP kit (M357150) & Legend Productions' "Maxx Pro" 4x4 MRAP kit (M357997); and finally MK Model's  has announced a 1/35 "Grizzly" 450 Quad Bike & SMT 171 b trailer model kit (MKF3041).

November 23rd

After a long hiatus, we have a couple Humber "Pig" APC photos courtesy of Dave Haugh and new WW contributor Steve Rawlings.

November 15th

  WW Sponsor Military Machines International Magazine has released their December 2012 issue and it coined the "Global Tank Special". Although it focuses on tracked vehicles, it does have a number of WFV Photos (mostly from military vehicle shows) and one article dedicated to "Flying" Saxon Internal Security Patrol Vehicle. 

November 13th

Today, we have even more hobby modeling product announcements including Eduard's 1/35 BRDM-2 (Early) Scout Car Detail Set (36231) for the Trumpeter model and LZ Models' 1/35 C-15TA Back Seats (35419) and 1/35 C15TA Canvas Top (35420), both for the Mirror Model  kit.

November 12th

AFV Club (WW Sponsor) has sent us the box art and more "sprue shots" of their previously announced 1/35 AEC "Dorchester" ACV Model Kit (AF35227). 

November 6th

Unfortunately, real life has "gotten in the way" for Patrick with a death in the family, so we apologize for the lack of significant updates lately. 

Anyway, a couple more hobby modeling products have been announced.  The first is by Model Miniature in the form of their 1/72 M-325 Riot Version "Nun-Nun" (Police and Military) model kit ( MM-R101).  Also, Resicast has announced a 1/35 "Popski Private Army" Wasp Jeep Flamethrower Conversion (35.1226).

November 4th

There's only a small update today, which consists of hobby modeling product announcements.  The products are AC Models '1/35 Land Rover WMIK Crew with Stowage (ACM35005) For the Accurate Armour models/conversions and Hobby Boss model; and ET Model's 1/35 BTR-60PB APC Detail Set (E35-152) and 1/35 BRDM-2 Scout Car (Early version) Detail Set (E35-157), both for the applicable Trumpeter model kits.

October 29th

Today we have more photos of modern British vehicles courtesy of Ian Young and the UK MOD.  The photos cover the Mastiff PPV, Ridgback Medium Protected Urban Patrol Vehicle and Wolfhound 6x6 TSV (Heavy).

October 27th

It's "Foxhound Fest".  We have new pics of the Foxhound LPPV courtesy of Ian Young (Editor of Military Machines International Magazine) and the UK Ministry of Defence.  Also, courtesy of Ian we have photos of the related Ocelot Utility vehicle available at the same link.

October 25th

There's only a small update today; the listing of a hobby modeling product by SKP Model.  The product is their 1/35 FMTV/LMTV Tail Light/Lense Set (SKP162) for the Trumpeter model kits.

October 23rd

Today we have another submission by Ron Bell, this one being photos of his 1/32 Monogram M20 Utility Vehicle model kit.

October 22nd

Ron Bell is back with some photos of his modified 1/72 RPM Staghound Mark III model (with Airfix Turret).

October 21st

Content Editor Dave has come up with additional photos of the Austrian/German ADGZ Armored Car.

October 20th

  New co-sponsor Airfix Model World Magazine (with MMI shown below) has also released their November 2012 issue and it contains a build article on the Kinetic Models 1/35 M-ATV Model kit titled "Beating the Blast" by Paul Cawte. 

October 18th

There was one hobby modeling product announced by Resicast, a 1/35 LRDG Chevrolet Breda Gun Carrier conversion/update set (35.2346) for th Tamiya model kit (Truck/20mm AA Gun Combo).

October 17th

  New sponsor Military Machines International Magazine has released their November 2012 issue and it is packed with articles relevant to us "wheelies" (as well as many other features covering other military vehicles).  WFV Articles include: "Tempo Land Rover" by Editor Ian Young, "Up-Armoured HMMWV" by Carl Schulze and "White Scout Car: M3A1" by Ludovic Fortin. 

October 16th

We've just added another Supacat product index; the SPV 400 Protected Vehicle.

October 15th

Supacat has struck again with more info and photos for us; these of their HMT 4x4e Extenda Patrol Vehicle.  In addition, due to all the information we've gotten from Supacat, we've updated our Coyote TSV and Jackal High Mobility Weapons Platform vehicle indices as well.

October 14th

Today we have another submission from Supacat, this time information and photos covering their awesome looking Wildcat Light Armoured Utility Vehicle.

Also, there was one hobby modeling product announced by Blast Models; a 1/35 M-ATV "Spark+" Mine Roller (BL35188K) for the Panda Hobby model kit.

October 12th

The folks at The Shopland Collection (UK) have contacted us to make us aware of their stable of wheeled vehicles.  Therefore we've added a hyperlink to their site on our "links" page as well as to some of our applicable vehicle indices (e.g. Fox Mark 1 Armoured Car).

October 11th

Supacat, Ltd. has generously sent us specifications sheets for their ATMP, Coyote/HMT600 and Jackal/HMT 400 vehicles.

October 10th

Also, we have more hobby modeling products announced including a book by Mouse House Enterprises titled "Israeli Improvised Armoured Vehicles and Jeeps: 1947-1949" (Military Brief No.6).

Also,a BUNCH of 1/48 products by Gaso.line have been announced including ACMAT Bastion APC Armoured Reconnaissance Vehicle model kit (GAS50215); ACMAT VLRA TDE 4.36 2 Commando Light Vehicle model kit (GAS50216); ACMAT ALTV model kit (GAS50217); Renault VAB 4x4 ULTIMA APC (French Army 2012) model kit (GAS50223); Renault VAB ARX20 APC conversion set (GAS50713); M1097 HMMWV Avenger Air Defense System (AN/TWQ-1) conversion set (GAS50714); VBCI Michelin XML 395/90 R 560 TR Tire and Wheel Set (GAS50556); ACMAT VLRA /Bastion XZL Michelin 365/80 R20  Tire and Wheel Set (GAS50557); Caesar/Nexter Aravis XZL Michelin 365/80 R20 Tire and Wheel Set (GAS50558); VBL Panhard Tire and Wheel Set (GAS50559); VBL Panhard PVP Michelin 255/100 R16 XZL Tire and Wheel Set (GAS50561); and Renault VAB XML Michelin 14.00 R20 Tire Wheel Set (GAS50560). 

October 8th

For your viewing pleasure we have a new vehicle index for the Fox 4x4 Light Commerical Armoured Pickup.

October 4th

There's only a small update today and it concerns two hobby modelling products that have been announced.  The first is Hauler's 1/48 BA-10 Armored Car Detail Set (HLX48329) for the UMM Kit and the second is a 1/35 Japanese Vickers-Crossley M25 Armored Car model Kit (G27) by Pit Road.

October 2nd

  Today, I'm happy to announce the support of a new sponsor:

Key Publishing, Ltd.  Key publishes a TON of vehicle related magazines including the great references Airfix Model World and Military Machines International.  Thanks to the folks at Key Publishing for their kind and generous support!

September 30th

Martyn Smith has sent us some photos of the M35A1 2 1/2 Ton Gun Truck "Highland Raider's".

Also, we have a couple hobby modeling products announced by Panzer Art.  They are a 1/35 Centauro APC Road Wheel Set (RE35-156) and 1/35 Jeep Road Wheel Set (With Snow Chains) (RE35-159).

September 28th

After a couple years collecting data... and procrastinating we've FINALLY put up a vehicle index for the Eagle IV Protected Command and Utility Vehicle. 

September 27th

Bill Powers is back with photos of his scratchbuilt 1/72 AEC Dorchester ACV Model

September 25th

We have a new vehicle index (and photos) of the Eagle 4x4/6x6 Light Tactical Vehicle.

Also, a few more modeling products have been announced by Minor Model including a 1/35 BA-64B Armored Car "Basic" Detail Set (VMD35012), BA-64B Workable Leaf Spring Set (VMD35011) and BA-64B "Complete" Detail Set (VMD35013), which includes both the other sets.. All 3 sets are for the Vision Models kit.

September 22nd

AFV Club (WW Sponsor) has sent us the first "sprue shots" of their previously announced 1/35 AEC "Dorchester" ACV Model Kit (AF35227). 

September 21st

Frequent WW contributor Julio Montes has sent us some great photos of some Salvadoran WFV's including an "interestingly armed' M1151 HMMWV, Panhard AML 90 and UR-416 APC

Also, a couple more modeling products have been announced including ET Model's 1/35 Modern Pick-up with Rocket Launcher Conversion (ET35-154) for the Meng Model Kit and SKP Model's Limited Edition 1/35 German DAK Dorchester ACV Model Kit (SKP060).

September 18th

Kinetic Model Kits (Owned by WW sponsor, Lucky Model) has announced that they plan to release a 1/35 injection molded plastic model kit of the RG-31 MK3 US Army Mine-Protected APC (K61012).  More information as it becomes available. 

September 18th New WW contributor Matt Toms has sent us a MASSIVE number of detail photos of the Soviet BA-64B Armored Car.
September 16th We have another review available; this one of the Modelltrans 1/72 M1129 Stryker Mortar Carrier (MC-B) Conversion by Rob Teubert.

Also, a couple more hobby model products have been announced including Dragon Models 1/35 Armored 1/4 Ton 4x4 Truck (Jeep) with Bazookas (6748), Lion Roar's 1/35 M1025 Humvee Detail Set (LAS35021) and LZ Models 1/35 C15TA Armoured Carrier Detail Set (LZ35414) for the Mirror Models upcoming model kit.
September 14th Sean Hadfield is back with some photos of his converted 1/32 Lindberg British Model "T" Desert Patrol Car.
September 13th Today we've posted Patrick's review of David Doyle's new Squadron/Signal Publications book titled "M151 Mutt In Action".

Also, one more hobby modeling product was announced by SKP Model , their 1/35 M1151 HMMWV Light/Lense Set (SKP174) for the Academy model kit.
September 6th Brent Sauer, Editor of the great website "HMMWV In Scale" has sent us some additional photos of a replica 5-ton M54 APC Gun Truck.

Also, Model Miniature has announced another product for release, their 1/72 IDF Hamer (Hummer) Lynx (with Figure) (MM-R096).
September 2nd Content Editor Dave has provided some interesting photos of the C15TA Armored Truck in post-WWII service with the Spanish Foreign Legion.

Also, we have one hobby modeling product announced that is of interest of us "wheelies"; Miniman Factory's 1/35 Kraz-255 "GunTruck" model kit (35021) FYI, this "guntruck" is actually a Kraz Truck with D-30 122mm howitzer mounted in the cargo bed.
August 26th Matt is back with more detail photos of the M20 Utility Vehicle.
August 25th Today we have more photos from Matt, these being detail pics of a 1943 Willys MB Jeep utility vehicle.

Also, a couple more WFV modeling/reference items have been announced including Decal Star's re-released 1/35 Willys Jeep (Extended) Tilt/Roof Cover (D-016) and Nuts and Bolts revised/updated book "Mittlerer gepanzerter Beobachtungskraftwagen Saurer RK-7 (Sd.Kfz. 254)" (Volume 5) authored by Heiner Duske & John LaRue.
August 20th New WW contributor Matt Riesmeyer has sent us some detail photos of a US Military Police M151A1 Mutt Utility Vehicle.
August 19th Once again, sorry for the lull in posting stuff here.  Pat was on vacation/holiday AGAIN, although this is the last one for this year.  Anyway, Dave has provided more "World of Wheelies" entries for Germany (updated), Russia (updated) and Switzerland (new).

Also, a ton of hobby modeling products have been announced including Bronco Model's 1/35 British Humber Armoured Car Mk. II model kit (CB35085), 1/35 US GPW "Jeep" Utility Truck (Mod.1942) model with 10-cwt Trailer & Airborne Crew (CB35106) and 1/35 Schwerer Panzerspaehwagen (7.5cm) Sd.Kfz.233 (Mod.1942) model kit (CB35127); Decal Star's 1/35 Schwimmwagen (Extended) Tilt/Roof Cover (D-050); Lion Roar's 1/35 Buffalo 66 MPCV Detail Set (LAS35019) for the Bronco Models Kit; and LZ Models' 1/35 German DAK CMP Ford F15 with 20mm Flak 30 model kit (LZ35412).
August 9th Model Minaiture has announced the following 1/72 Accessory Sets: Land Rover Wheels (MM-R081), Staghound Wheels (MM-R082), M-462 Abir Wheels (MM-R083), M-325 Nun Nun Wheels (MM-R084), UR-416 (Unimog) Wheels (MM-R085), Dodge 6X6 Truck Wheels (MM-R086), M-151 Mutt Wheels (MM-R087), Cougar ILAV Wheels (MM-R088), M38 Jeep Wheels (MM-R089), "Technical" Pick-up Truck Wheels (MM-R090) and Hummer Wheels (MM-R091).
August 7th Mike is back today with photos of an ILNG M1117 Guardian ASV.
August 6th AMPS Chicagoland member Mike Oberholtzer has sent us some photos of an Illinois National Guard M1165A1 HMMWV with B3 FRAG armor.
August 4th English Correspondent Martyn Smith has sent us some excellent detail photos of an RAF Regiment Jackal 1 SRV recently returned from Afghanistan.  Since the Jackal doesn't seem to have been repaired, fixed or repainted you will get a great idea of what "in-theatre" vehicles really look like.
August 2nd We're back with more Brazillian vehicles, these via Roberto "Jimmy" Yamamura. We have added his photos of the EE-9 Cascavel Armored Car and the EE-11 Urutu APC.

And, there was one hobby modeling product announced by Perfect Scale Models, a 1/35 USMC M1114 HMMWV Conversion Set (35092) for Bronco Models kit #35080.
July 30th Today we've posted Patrick's review of Samer Kassis' new book "Military Vehicles in Lebanon: 1975-1981". This book should be of interest to fellow "wheelies" as it contains photos of many different WFV's and "Technicals".
July 29th New WW contributor Edson Benardes, Jr. has sent us some photos of a Brazillian Gaucho 4x4 LSV.

Also,
Dave has prepared another new "World of Wheelies" index, this one for Singapore.
July 26th Dave has prepared a new "World of Wheelies" index for the Congo

Also, Hauler has announced a few new hobby modeling products for the applicable Bronco Model  kits, including a 1/35 T17E1 Staghound Mk 1 Detail Set (HLU35054), 1/35 T17E1 Staghound Mk 1 with 60LB Rocket Launcher Detail Set (HLU35056) and 1/48 T17E1 Staghound Mk 1 with 60LB Rocket Launcher Detail Set (HLX48323).

July 20th More pics via Dave today; these being of Czech Republic Land Rover Defenders.

Also, there have been a few hobby modeling products announced including Azimut's 1/35 EBR FL11/75 Turret (AZI10038) and a set of EBR Wheels (AZI35394) both for the Hobby Boss EBR FL10/75 model kit; and Blast Models' 1/35 GTK BOXER A1 FLW 2000 Update Set (Afghanistan) (BL35185K) for the Revell of Germany Model Kit.

July 15th Dave has found some more Moroccan vehicle photos he'd like to share: these being of a B-10 82mm Recoilless Rifle Armed M151A2 "Mutt".
July 13th Today's addition to our website content is a nice batch of LAV III APC detail photos.
July 12th Via Content Editor Dave, we have some interesting photos of Moroccan M998 HMMWVs, including one mounting the ZU-23-2 Twin 23mm AA Gun.

And, we have more hobby modeling products announced including Azimut's 1/35 resin PEUGEOT DK5J Armed Truck "Defense des Colonnes" Model Kit (AZI35077); Hobby Boss' 1/35 Land Rover US Ranger Special Operations Vehicle (R-SOV) with Machine Gun (82450) and Chinese ZBL-09 Snow Leopard IFV (82486) model kits; and Mirror Models' (New Company) CMP Chevrolet C15TA Armored Carrier (35100) and CMP Mk I Otter Light Reconnaissance Car (35103) model kits.
July 8th Eduardo Mamoretti has sent in more photos of his latest project, his scratchbuilt 1/35 Argentine ERC-90 F1 Lynx Armored Car Model.
July 6th Today we posted photos and a vehicle index for the Eagle 1 & 2 Armored Recon Vehicle/Eagle 3 Forward Observation Vehicle.
July 5th Since were on the topic of forward-thinking American Colonel Royal Davidson, we figured we would now post a vehicle index of his second  armored car, the Davidson-Duryea Light 4-Wheeled Car as well as to add more photos of his Davidson Auto Battery Armored Car.
July 4th In honor of America's Independence Day Holiday today, we thought it appropriate to present a vehicle index covering our 1st recognized armored car, the Davidson-Duryea Light 3-Wheeled Car.
July 3rd Javier Villarroya del Real has sent us photos of a real Spanish RG-31 Mk5E vehicle to compliment his model kit shown below.

And Eduard has announced two hobby modeling products including the 1/35 GMC Truck with Bofors 40mm AA Gun detail set (36208) and Boxer MRAV detail set (36215), both for the applicable Hobby Boss model kits.
July 1st Do you like the Humber Scout Car Mark 2 as much as we do?  If so, you'll be pleased to know we've posted another 30 detail photos of that beast.
June 30th While poking around on the Oto-Melara company website, Patrick found a photo and some information regarding the 76mm Draco Multi-Role Turret, which can be mounted on the Centauro vehicle chassis.
June 29th Ralph has sent us another submission, this one being a photo (and vehicle index) of the German Enok LAPV.

Also, Javier Villarroya del Real of Madrid, Spain has contacted us to make us aware of his 1/35 Spanish RG-31 Mk 5E resin model kit he produces and sells.  For more information, you can contact Javier directly at fjvillarroya@hotmail.com
June 28th Today, we have another submission by Ralph Zwilling: photos (and vehicle index) of the German Mungo Multi-Role Vehicle.
June 27th Sean Hadfield has sent us some photos of his 1/35 USMC Mercedes-Benz "G-Wagen" IFAV Model. The model is a converted Revell of Germany G-Wagen kit.
June 26th Noted military vehicle author, Ralph Zwilling, is back with a photo (and vehicle index) of the German Serval Light Infantry Vehicle - Special Operations. 

Also, there have been a couple more hobby modeling products announced for release including Legend Productions 1/35 SPARK Mine Roller for Humvee (LF1246) and ET Model's 1/35 WWII U.S. Willys MB Jeep Detail Set (E35-126) For the Tamiya model and 1/35 Buffalo 6X6 MPCV Weighted Road Wheel Set (ER35-043) for the Bronco Models kit.
June 24th Since we're on the subject of Italian vehicles, we decided to add more related photos covering the Centauro Tank Destroyer and the Centauro "Freccia" IFV.

  Also, here's a photo of an interesting Land Rover Defender variant: A Paraguayan Pick-Up.
June 23rd Today we present photos and new vehicle index of the Italian Puma APC.

Also, we have one wheeled vehicle reference announced by Wings & Wheels Productions titled "MA Jeeps: In Detail" (R 070).
June 21st Just a wee update today courtesy of Dave; some Tunisian Type 6614 APC photos.
June 20th Wayne Cassell is back with more model photos, today's installment being of his 1/35 AFV Club M1126 Stryker ICV.

Also, even more hobby model products have been announced in the past week or so.
  These include Bronco Models'  1/35 M1114 Up-Armoured (HMMWV) Vehicle w/XM153 CROWS II model kit (CB35136); Blast Model's 1/35 Panhard EBR 10/11 Armored Car Wheel Set (BL35182K) for the upcoming Hobby Boss kit; Hobby Boss' 1/35 PLA PTL02 Wheeled Tank Destroyer ( 82485) model kit and Trumpeter's 1/35 ASLAV-PC PHASE 3 (05535), BTR-60PB APC - UPGRADED (01545), Italian PUMA 44 Wheeled AFV (05525) and Soviet UAZ-469 All-Terrain Vehicle (02327) model kits.
June 19th Echelon Fine Details has announced a set of 1/35 Staghound Armored Car Series Mirrors (M357147) for the Bronco series of Stags.
June 17th Sorry for the long delay in posting material.  Patrick was on his family vacation and has only now been able to get back to updating the site.  First via Dave, we have more photos of the Sdkfz 247 Ausf. B 4-Wheeled APC as well as one photo of the 247 Ausf A. 6-wheeler.

Second, we have one new hobby modeling product announced by SKP Model, a 1/35 Buffalo MPCV Light/Lense Set (SKP157).
June 7th

Today we only have a small update for you.  One hobby modeling product has been announced by Minor Model; a set of 1/35 Tire Chains for the German Sdkfz 232 8-wheeled armored car series (AVM35046) that is created for the AFV Club model kits.

June 5th

Patrick was lucky enough to get a review copy of James Lyles' brand-spankin' new book "Gun Trucks in Vietnam: Have Guns" will travel.  Check out his review if you're at all interested in these awesome beasts.

Also, we have two more hobby modeling product announced.  The first is the Black Dog 1/35 M977 HEMMTT "Gun Truck" Conversion (T35071) for the Italeri model kit and the second is by Model Miniature, a 1/72 resin model kit of the M462 Abir Memugan Patrol Vehicle (MM-R072)

June 3rd

Today we've finally filled a hole in our "collection" by adding a vehicle index of the German Sdfkz 231/232/263 6-Wheeled Armored Car series.

Speaking of German Panzerspahwagen, AFV Club (WW Sponsor) has announced a new model kit: their 1/35 Sd.Kfz.263 Panzerfunkwagen (Radio) Armored Car (AF35263). 

May 31st

Wayne Cassell is back with photos of his 1/35 Trumpeter Spanish VRC-105 Centauro Tank Destroyer model kit.

Also, we have some vehicle reference books that have been announced by Tankograd Publishing.  These include  "ATF Dingo 2 - Protected Vehicle" (5037) written by noted author (and occassional WW Contributor) Ralph Zwilling and "Jackal High Mobility Weapons Platform & Coyote Tactical Support Vehicle - Light"  (9019) authored by Carl Schulze. 

And finally, one hobby modeling product has been announced: Miniarm's 1/35 BTR-60PB Road Wheel Set (B35072) for the Trumpeter model kit. 

May 29th

AMPS Chicagoland model club member Dan O'Connor has sent us some photos of replica German WWII vehicles including the Sdkfz 231 Panzerspahwagen 8-Rad and Sdkfz 247 Ausf B. 4-Rad (with added vehicle index) armored cars.

May 24th

Today, we have only one small update; the announcement of a limited run 1/35 resin model kit of the Shorland Mark 3 APC by the company ALX35.  The Shorland will represent a Portuguese Guarda Nacional Republicana (GNR) intervention unit vehicle.  To see photos and video of the model, go to Clive Elliott's The Shorland Site.

May 21st

Eduardo Mamoretti has sent in his latest batch model photos.  Today we've posted his pics of a 1/35 Daimler Platformwagen 77mm Anti-Balloon Truck model and 1/35 Ehrhardt Model 1917 armored car model.  Stay tuned as he's also working on an interesting modern vehicle model and he will be sending us photos of that as well. 

Finally, SKP Model  has announced another product, their 1/35 BTR-60 APC Light/Lense Set (SKP 146) for the Trumpeter series of model kits.

May 20th

Today's addition are some more photos of a Dingo Mark 3 scout car via Patrick. 

Also, we have a few more hobby modeling products that have been announced including Bronco Models 1/35 SdKfz.263 (Mod 1939) 8-Rad Panzerfunkwagen model kit (CB35124) and Resicast's 1/35 Chevrolet 30cwt cab detail Set (352342) and LRDG Chevrolet Wheel Set (352341) both for the Tamiya model kit.

May 19th

Well, now back to the real vehicles.  Today we have photos (and vehicle index) of the Mamba Mine Protected APC via Chris Baxter (owner of Bax Mod Models) and some photos of the RG-31 Nyala Mark 3, courtesy of Luis Pitarch.

May 18th

More model photos again today.  Eduardo has sent us some pics of his 1/35 Captured CMP F30L Truck with 20mm FLAK and his 1/35 Kubelwagen Type 82.

May 17th

Wayne Cassell's last submissions (at this time) have been posted.  Here are his photos of a 1/35 Tamiya Sdkfz 222 Panzerspahwagen and 1/35 Dragon BRDM-2 9P148 ATGM Scout Car.

May 15th

We have the final 3 sets of photos from Patrick's visit to the AM General plant a few weeks ago.  These photos show a refurbished M998 "legacy" Humvee, an M1151 ECV destined for Saudi Arabia and an Afghan M1152 ECV "Gun Truck".

May 13th

Today we have some interesting photos of the Willys-Overland XM151 prototype vehicle which was created as a result of the US Government's request for a 'new' Jeep to follow up the M38A1 series.

May 12th

Since we're on a kick with models, I've posted more of Eduardo's photos; these of the 1/35 Italeri Camionetta Desertica "Sahariana" with 47/32 Cannon and 1/35 Izorsky-Fiat Armored Car.

May 11th

Wayne Cassell is back with more model photos, today submitting some of his 1/35 Trumpeter Canadian/UN Cougar AVGP and LAV III APC.

 

And I just got some great news for those of us who are interested in US Vietnam-Era Gun Trucks. James Lyles, the author of volumes 1 & 2 of The Hard Ride - Vietnam Gun Trucks " is coming out with a third book about them titled "Gun Trucks in Vietnam: Have Guns, Will Travel", due in June.  Stay tuned. 

May 10th

A couple weeks ago when Patrick attended the 2012 AMPS International Show and Convention, he was also able to get a tour of the AM General Military Assembly Plant in Mishawaka, Indiana USA.  Although during most of the tour he could not take photos, there were a few opportunities to do so and we will be posting them here in the next few days.  The first installment consists of photos of the more hard to reach areas of M1151 series of Humvees, including the Chassis and some cross sectioned run flat tires/wheels.   A special thanks to John W. and the folks at AM General for the awesome tour!

 

Finally, another hobby modeling product has been announced by DEF Model:, their 1/35 Buffalo 6x6 MPCV Michelin XZL Sagged Wheel  Set (DW35035) for the Bronco Model kit.

May 9th

New Argentine contributor Eduardo Mamoretti has sent us some photos of his 1/35 Japanese Sumida M2953 rail armored car and his Soviet PB-4 Amphibious AC.

 

Also, we have yet another hobby modeling product that has been announced by LZ Model: a 1/35 resin Italian CMP Ford F15 truck with Breda gun model kit (35410).

May 8th

Content Editor Dave has finished his full build review of Kinetic Model Kits' 1/35 MRAP-All Terrain Vehicle (M-ATV) model. 

May 7th

New WW contributor Wayne Cassell has sent us photos of his 1/35 Hobby Boss LAV-150 Commando with 90mm Cockerill Gun model.

 

Also, a few more modeling products have been announced including Egys Model's 1/35 VBL Puma 6x6 (Resin) Model Kit and Model Miniatures' 1/72 Hamer (Humvee) Raccoon/Stalker II (MM-R070) and Panhard AML-90/AML-245 (MM-R068) kits.

May 6th

We've added some contemporary photos of the M20 Utility Car and M151A2 TOW armed Mutt.

 

Also, Minor Models has a couple more 1/35 photo etch sets:  their WWII 1/4 ton Light Armoured Jeep Photoetched Accessory Set (AVM35019) and their Light Armoured Jeep Group Set (GM35014) both designed for the Tamiya kit, but adaptable for others.

May 4th

Today we have photos of Mac Johnston's beautiful 1/35 Tamiya/Minor Model Armored Recon Jeep model.

May 3rd

We told you were hoping to have more updates to WW in the near future, so here are some more.  First, Sean Hadfield has sent us some photos of his 1/35 Libyan Toyota "Technical" Model.  Second, noted author and Editor of the Tank Masters DE Website, Ralph Zwilling, has sent us some photos of different variants of the ATF Dingo 2, including the Maintenance, Patrol & Security, and Psy Ops vehicles.

 

Finally, yet more hobby modeling products have been announced by French company Blast Model  including a 1/35 MRAP Accessory Set (BL35180K), US MRAP Radio Set (BL35181K) and "HI-LUX" Special Forces 4x4 Pick Up Conversion (BL35183K) for the Meng Model  kit.

May 2nd

Speaking of the 2012 AMPS Show, here are Patrick's photos taken at the show of armored cars/wheeled fighting vehicles.

 

Also, Commander Models, Inc. was at the show and had some of their new 1/35 models displayed including the M2A1/M3 Scout Car, Marmon-Herrington Mark IV Armored Car and Otter Mark 1 Light Recon Car.  To see some photos go to the "Model Photos" section of the applicable vehicle indices shown above. 

May 1st

Again, sorry for the delay in posting content.  Patrick was at the 2012 AMPS International Show for a number of days last week and is only getting caught up with things.  So, hopefully fresh content will be coming more frequently now. 

 

A few new modeling products have been announced the past few days including Best Value Models' (owned by Azimut Productions) 1/35 Djiboutian BTR-60 w/AML90 turret model kit (BVM35091) and 1/35 Chilean MOWAG-Cardoen 6x6 AVGP w/TC-20 RAMTA Cannon model kit (BVM35092) and Minor Model's 1/35 WWII 1/4 ton 4x4 (Jeep) Windshield Armoured Plate (AVM35021)  and Light Armoured WWII Recon Jeep Group Set (GM35015), both for all Jeep model kits.

April 24th

Sorry for the delay in posting content here; real life and the modeling hobby have gotten in the way as it happens sometimes.  Anyway, Dave has sent a couple "new" contemporary photos of the Dingo Scout Car and Coventry Armoured Car.  Check them out.

 

Also, one hobby modeling product has been announced, Hauler's 1/35 T17E2 AA Staghound PE Set (HLU35052) for the Bronco Models kit.

April 12th

We have two batches of photos of the Buffel Mk 1/1B APC.  One is from Dick Taylor and the other is from Chris Baxter.

April 9th

Today we have more photos from Luis Pitarch; these cover the VM90P/MAV 5 APC "Scarrafone" and the VM90T "Torpedo" Multi-Role Tactical Vehicle.

April 8th

Yes, more photos from Chris Baxter.  Today we present photos of the Bateleur 127mm MLRS vehicle.

 

Also, per a tip from IPMS/USA SIG member John Ratzenberger, we've added hyperlink in our "links" section to the website, Armored Cars in the WWI.

 

Finally, we have one company (Panzer Art) that has announced some hobby model products; 1/35 VW Kubelwagen Road Wheels with Chains (RE35-135) and M3A1 Scout Car Road Wheels with chains (RE35-136).

April 1st

Spanish correspondent Luis Pitarch has sent us some photos of a Danish MOWAG Piranha IIIH APC and VAB 4x4 APC and Ambulance.

March 30th

Brent Sauer's final contribution (for now) comes in the form of photos (also with a vehicle index) of the M939A2 5-ton Gun Truck.

March 28th

Chris Baxter, Owner of Bax Mod Models, is at it again.  He's provided some more photos for us, this time of the Rooikat Armored Car.

March 26th

Brent has provided more photos for our viewing pleasure, today's installment being of the Husky T/MDV.

 

Also, we have a small list of hobby modeling products recently announced, including:

  • Blast Models' 1/35 US Buffalo MPCV Update Set (BL35179K) for the Bronco Model  Kit;

  • Legends Productions' 1/35 Willys MB Jeep Stowage set (LF1245);

  • Model Miniature's 1/72 model kits of a "Technical" Pick-up with ZPU-1 AAA Gun (R065) and "Technical" Pick-up with UB-32 rocket pod (R066); and

  • SKP Model's 1/35 M-ATV Lense and Tail light Set (SKP156) for the Panda Model  kit.

March 25th

Brent Sauer, Editor of HMMWV-In-Scale, is back with more photos (and we've added a vehicle index also) for us; these covering the Meerkat Mine Detection Vehicle.

March 22nd

New WW contributor Al LaFleche has sent us some photos of his 1/35 Hobby Boss M706 Commando "The Unexpected" armored car model.

 

In addition, we have another hobby modeling/vehicle reference announced by Squadron/Signal Publications and authored by David Doyle.  It is being printed in both soft and hard covered versions and is titled "German Armored Cars in Action" .  The book reportedly covers the WWII era German six and eight wheeled "Panzerspahwagen". 

March 20th

The Armored Modeling and Preservation Society's AMPS-Central Virginia Chapter has finished their 1/35 Tamiya M8 Greyhound model "Group Build" project.  Check out their last installment of the project here.

March 19th

Today we have just a short update with news from AFV Club (WW Sponsor) about their upcoming 1/35 brass Sd.Kfz.231/232 Barrel & Clearance Indicator Pole Set (AG35035). 

March 15th

Brent Sauer, Editor of HMMWV-In-Scale, has sent us some photos of the M1114 Uparmored HMMWV.

March 14th

   Longtime WW sponsor Retrokit has a new website.  To access it, please click on their logo above.

March 13th

Bill Soppet, also of AMPS-Chicagoland, sent us even more photos of the M35A2 2 1/2 ton Gun Truck "Psychotic Reaction".

March 11th

Yesterday, Patrick had his AMPS-Chicagoland model club meeting and the group had a visit from M35A2 2 1/2 ton Gun Truck "Psychotic Reaction", which we've included photos of.

March 6th

Today we have added some VERY interesting photos of the Land Rover "Tangi" Armoured Patrol Vehicle.  Check out all the new photos there courtesy of "7996".

March 1st

Speaking of M8 Greyhound models, the Armored Modeling and Preservation Society's AMPS-Central Virginia Chapter has made more progress on their 1/35 Tamiya M8 Greyhound model "Group Build" project.  Check out their latest progress here.

February 28th

AMPS mate Frank Blanton, has sent us photos of his excellent 1/35 M8 Greyhound Diorama "Mines: Recon on Foot".

 

In addition, Black Dog has announced two more WFV related modeling products: their 1/35 US RSOV Rangers Land Rover Accessory Set (T35065) for the HobbyBoss  kit and a 1/35 US Special Forces Accessory Set (T35066), presumably for the Meng Model  kit.

February 26th

Today, we have more model pics via Don Allen, including photos of a 1/35 Canadian Staghound "Charger" Command Vehicle and 1/35 Staghound Mark III.

 

Also, DEF Model has announced a large number of 1/35 wheel sets including:

  • BRDM-2/3 Sagged Wheel Set (DW35019) For the Dragon series of BRDM 2 model kits;
  • BTR-60 APC Sagged Wheel Set (DW35018) for Trumpeter model kits;
  • BTR-70 APC Sagged Wheel Set (DW35013) for Zvezda model kit;
  • GTK Boxer (GTFz) Sagged Wheel Set (DW35028) for the Revell of Germany model kit;
  • HMMWV BFGR Sagged Wheel set (DW35032) for Academy M1151 and Bronco M1114 model kits;
  • Land Rover Defender RSOV "MT" Sagged Wheel Set (DW35027) for the Hobbyboss model kit; and
  • M-ATV MRAP Sagged Wheel Set (DW35029) for Kinetic Models kit. 
February 25th

Good friend of WW Erik Hendriks, has sent us more Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) Wheeled Fighting Vehicle variant listings; specifically of  the Israeli HMMWV (updated), CJ5 Jeep/Sufa, Land Rover Defender (updated), M151A1/A2 "Djapas", and M325 "Nun Nun"

 

Also, two new hobby model products have been announced including ET Model 's 1/35 Land Rover Defender/Wolf XD Hard Top "Value" Detail Set (S35-006) for the HobbyBoss kit and MK Models 1/35 BTR-40A Fire Support Vehicle Conversion (F3036) for the Trumpeter model kit.

February 23rd

Content Editor Dave Haugh has provided more photos of the T27 Armored Car and provided a good time to clean up and update the vehicle index page.

 

Also, Accurate Armour has released a whole slew of 1/35 Land Rover Defender XD "WMIK" correction/conversion sets for the Hobbyboss model kit.  These sets are:

  • O-WMIK 1997-2004 Conversion (LRA001)

  • O-WMIK TES(T/H) 2005-2007 Conversion (LRA002)

  •  E-WMIK TES(T/H) 2007-2010 Conversion (LRA003)

  • R-WMIK TES(T/H) 2008+ Conversion (LRA004)

February 21st

Today, we have more photos of the AEC "Dorchester" ACV, courtesy of Don Allen. 

February 19th

Chris Baxter has provided us with more photos, today's selection is of the Pookie Mine Detection Vehicle.

 

Also, more news from Commander Models, Inc.  First, their 1/35 M2A1/M3 Scout Car (1-033)and re-released 1/35 German WWI Bussing A5P Armored Car (1-045) model kits are out now.  Second, they are re-tooling and re-releasing their 1/35 Marmon Herrington Mark IV/IVF and Otter Reconnaissance Car models in the near future.

February 17th

Don is back with more model photos, these of his 1/35 Roden Rolls Royce Mark 1 (Model 1920) Armored Car.

 

Also, Echelon Fine Details has announced a set of 1/35 Land Rover Defender Wolf Mirrors (M357145) for the Hobby Boss series of Landys.

February 16th

New Canadian correspondent Don Allen has sent in photos of his 1/35 Tamiya Austin Tilly model with Motely Bren Gun Mount.

February 14th.

Today we've filled another "hole" in our vehicle coverage with the addition of the M38 Jeep Index.

 

Also, one more modeling product has been announced by SKP Model; their 1/35 M1117 Guardian Wheel Set (SKP 149) for Trumpeter model kit.

February 12th

Luis Pitarch is back with some photos of the Panhard VBL Scout Car.

February 7th

Central and South American Correspondent, Julio Montes, has sent us more photos including some of a Mexican ERC-90 and Salvadoran Panhard AML-90 Armored Cars.

February 4th

Ley Reynolds of Australia has sent us some photos (and we added a vehicle index) of the Romanian ABI 4x4 Armored Car.

 

Also, we have a whole slew of hobby model products that have just been announced.  These products are:

  • Dragon Models' 1/35 Armored 1/4ton 4x4 Truck "Jeep" w/.50cal Machine Gun Model Kit (6714);

  • Hauler's 1/35 Staghound Mk.III Detail Set (HLU35050) and a 1/48 T17E2 AA Staghound Detail Set (HLX48322) both for the applicable Bronco Model kits;

  • Hobbyboss' 1/35  German Sd.Kfz.254 Tracked Armoured Scout Car Model Kit (82491);

  • Italeri's 1/35 IVECO "Lince" VTLM Model Kit (6504), 1/35 US (5-Ton M923A1?) Armored Gun Truck Model Kit (6503), 1/35 Land Rover Series III LWB Soft Top Model Kit (6508), and;

  • Trumpeter's 1/35 BTR-60PA APC Model Kit (01543).

February 2nd

John H. of Pennsylvania has provided us with a couple more pics of the M35A2 "Quad .50" Guntruck.

 

Finally, Wings & Wheels Publications has announced yet another "wheelie-centric" book, this one titled "Ferret Scout Cars: In Detail" (G 030) which supposedly will cover the Ferret Mark 1, Mark 1/2 and Mark 2.

February 1st

"Mechanix" is back with some photos of his unique scratchbuilt 1/35 diorama of an Irish Lancia Triota Armoured Truck and Crossley "Tender" circa 1921 Dublin.

Also, one hobby modeling product has been announced by Panzer Art: their 1/35 Stryker ICV Wheel Set (RE35-123).

January 26th

Courtesy of Chris Baxter (Owner of Bax Mod Models), we've received photos of the Kudu Township/Kudette

January 22nd

We've finally filled a "hole" we felt we had here at WW by completing a vehicle index for the T9/M2 Scout Car.

 

Finally, we have info about a few more hobby modeling products that have been announced including Djiti's Production's 1/35 Land Rover Soft Top (35029) for the Hobby Boss "Hard Top" (82448) model and Real Model's 1/35 M-ATV Wheel Set Number 3 (RMA35226),
M-ATV Bulged Wheel Set (RMA 35227) -both for the Panda Hobby model and 1/35 Stryker Slat Armor Set (RMA 35228) for the AFV Club series of models.

January 19th

Kinetic Model Kits (Owned by WW sponsor, Lucky Model) has finally released their Plastic 1/35 M-ATV Model Kit (K61007).

 

And, the Armored Modeling and Preservation Society's AMPS-Central Virginia Chapter has made even more progress on their 1/35 Tamiya M8 Greyhound model "Group Build" project.  Check out Part 4 of the project here

January 17th Minor has announced more hobby model products including a 1/35 WWII Jeep M48 Dash Gun Mount and Accessory Set (AVM35020) for the Tamiya model kit and the 1/24 Jeep detail sets, Workable Leaf springs (VMD24000), Field accessories (AVM24000) and Windshield Armoured Plate (AVM24001) for the Hasegawa and Italeri  Jeep model kits.
January 16th John Staehle has sent us more photos of his models including a 1/35 Tamiya Jeep Diorama and a 1/35 Tamiya M8 Greyhound Diorama.

Also, we have more hobby model products announced including Arms Corps Models 1/35 DUKE Antenna for ASLAV FOV and Bushmaster PMV (ACM35874) and a new book by Wings & Wheels Publications  titled "Special Operations Landies: In detail" (G 029).
January 15th Courtesy of Milbiz Limited, UK we have photos (and a vehicle index) of the SUPACAT ATMP WMIK Vehicle.
January 13th Today we have Patrick's review of the second edition of the book "The Hard Ride: Vietnam Gun Trucks (Part/Volume 2)" by James Lyles. Even if you have the 1st edition, you will still find this review interesting as there were a lot of changes made the author and new publisher.
January 12th Yes, we have one more hobby product that have been announced... by Passion Models; their 1/35 Sd.Kfz.222 Detail Set (P35-074) for the Tamiya kit.  The set includes the Kamizukari  laser cut "paper" honeycomb engine grills.
January 10th Excellent news from AFV Club (WW Sponsor).  They've just announced they will be releasing a 1/35 model kit of the AEC Armoured Command Vehicle (ACV) "Dorchester.  No stock number is available at this time, but the tentative release date is June 2012.
January 8th Lt. Colonel Dick Taylor has provided some photos of a Macedonian Hermelin (TM-170) APC, which we've also created a vehicle index for.
January 7th

A staggering number of hobby model products have been announced recently.  These items include: 

  • Airfix's 1/48 injection molded plastic model kits "British Forces Land Rover Twin Pack" (CAV 100 Snatch Landy and Landy Defender XD Wolf RWMIK+?) (A06301), Supacat MWMIK "Jackal" (A05301) and Supacat Coyote HMT600 TSV (A06302), as well as the corresponding detail sets Land Rover Photo-Etched Set (A65001) and Jackal and Coyote Photo-Etched Set (A65002);

  • Blast Models 1/35 US M-ATV CROWS II RWS Conversion (BL35176K) for the Panda Hobby Kit and 1/35 4X4 Technical Pick Up Conversion with UB-32 Rocket Launcher (BL35177K) for the Meng Model  Kit;

  • Hobby Boss' 1/35 injection molded plastic model kits of the French EBR-10 Armored Car (82489), Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Dongfeng Meng Shi Utility Vehicle (82467), PLA PTL-02 6-Wheeled WFV (82485), PLA ZBL-09 8-Wheeled IFV (82486), PLA PLL-05 6-Wheeled WFV (82487) and PLA AFT-9 4-Wheeled WFV (82488);

  • Hussar Productions 1/35 Wheel Sets for the SD.KFZ 221 - Truck Wheels (HSR 35095) for the Bronco Models kit, GAZ 69 - Civilian Pattern Tires (HSR 35101) and GAZ 69 - Burned Down Wheel Rims with Spare Rim (HSR 35109), both for the Bronco Models/SKP Model  kits;

  • LZ Models 1/35 resin model kits of the CMP Ford F15 with 20mm Breda Cannon and GM C15TA Armoured Truck;

  • Model Miniature's 1/72 resin M-151A2 with TOW Missile Launcher (R055) and M-151A2 TOW Ammo Carrier (R056) model kits; and

  • Trumpeter Models 1/35 injection molded plastic kits of the M1083 FMTV Standard Cargo Truck w/Armor Cab (01008), M1078 LMTV Standard Cargo Truck w/Armor Cab (01009),  Canadian AVGP Husky -Improved Version (01506), LAV-25 SLEP (01512), B1 Centauro AFV - Early Version (1st series) ROMOR (01563), Russian BTR-70 APC - Early Version (01590), Russian BTR-80 APC (01594), BRDM-2 Scout Car - Early version (05511), BRDM 9P148 Scout Car (05515) and ASLAV-PC Phase 3 (05535).

January 6th

Echelon Fine Details has announced more 1/35 decals for WFV's.  Their newest set is titled "Jeeps In North Africa" (D356130) and include markings for a US Army Air Forces Correspondent Jeep in Tunisia as well as for British SAS Jeeps in North Africa. 

January 5th

Today's installment is Patrick's review of the Squadron/Signal book "M26 Dragon Wagon Walk Around", authored by David Doyle.

January 2, 2012

First of all, Happy New Years to our visitors.  We wish you good health and success in 2012.

 

Second, courtesy of noted author Dick Taylor, we have some detail photos of the Fox CVR(W) Armored Car.

 

And third, SKP Model  has announced their upcoming release of a 1/35 plastic Dorchester 4x4 ACV Model Kit (SKP060).

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