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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 September 1, 2020 is listed in the Archives below.

Date Item Updated or Added
November 29, 2020   The December issue of Classic Military Vehicle magazine has gotten here and it has two articles covering armored cars and wheeled fighting vehicles.  They are "Afghan Wheels and Tracks" (covering many Brit vehicles such as the Coyote, Foxhound, Husky, Jackal, Mastiff, Ridgback, Wolfhound and Yamaha Grizzly 450 Quad Bike) by Craig Allen and "Four-Wheeled Muscle" (highlighting the Staghound Armored Car by David Garden.
November 27th Today we've posted some photos of an Australian Museum exhibited M3A1 Scout Car.
November 25th Star-Decals has announced a few sets of new markings.  They are 1/35 “War in Caucasus # 5: 1st and 2nd Chechen War 1994-2009” (Soviet BTR-70, BRDM-2, BRDM-2 Konkurs) (35-C1291) and 1/35 & 1/72 “Peacekeepers in the Middle East # 2: UNEF in Suez, Sinai and Gaza” (Yugoslavian & Swedish M3A1 Scout Car, M8 Greyhound and M37 Dodge 3/4 ton truck) (35-C1292 & 72-A1062).
November 20th After a bit of a lull, we've posted a new index covering the Swedish Pansarvärnspjästerrängbil 1111 Anti-Tank Vehicle.
November 14th We've added an additional 80+ photos of the BTR-152 APC Series today. So if you're interested in that vehicle, check out the index. 
November 13th Miniart  has announced yet another Austin kit, this one the 1/35 Austin Armored Car 3rd Series: Czechoslovak, Russian, Soviet Service (With Interior) Model Kit (39007).
November 12th Today we've posted additional photos of the Minerva Armored Car via Content Editor Dave Haugh.
November 11th Another hobby annoucement has come through via DEF Model.  They are releasing a 1/35 set of sagged wheels for the Pantsir-S1 Russian AAMGS (DW35120), useable with both the Meng and Zvezda kits.
November 10th We've gotten up another book review today. This time Patrick covers the new book authored by Alan Ranger and published by MMP Books, "Krupp Protze Lorry".
November 8th Copper State Models has announced a new product, a Canadian 1/35 Armored Autocar Model Kit.
November 5th Finishing out the Kamaz Typhoons for now, we've put up a new vehicle index covering the KAMAZ-53949 Typhoon-K Mine Protected Armored Vehicle.
November 1st We're happy to mention that we've put up a new index covering the KAMAZ-4386 Typhoon-K VDV (Airborne Forces) Mine Protected Armored Vehicle.

In addition, Takom has announced a release of limited edition, dual-combo set of 1/35 M46 Patton Tank & 1/4 ton (Willys Jeep) Utility Truck Models (#2117X).
October 31st Via Marwan Fouad Ferr, we've got a couple photos of Lebanese Staghound Mark 3's which his father served on.  In addition, one of the photos also shows an AEC Turreted Staghound as well.
October 29th Today we're posting photos of the Dingo 2 Pick-Up courtesy of Krauss-Maffei Wegmann.
October 26th Model-Miniature has sent us info about their newest 1/72 release, the VBL OPEX Vehicle (Lebanon & Afghanistan Version) (MM-R234) model kit.
October 25th I guess I'm on a Russian kick now, so I've posted about 30ish "new" photos of the BTR-40 Scout Car.
October 24th Today we've posted another new vehicle index in the Russian Typhoon-K Series, this one being the prototype KAMAZ-63969 Typhoon-K Armored Personnel Carrier.
October 23rd Going into unfamiliar territory here, but we've posted a new vehicle index for the KAMAZ-63968 Typhoon-K Armored Modular Vehicle.
October 22nd   The November issue of Classic Military Vehicle magazine has arrived and it has three articles of interest to us armored car aficionados.  They are "A Rare Beast" (highlighting the FV610 Saracen Command Post) by Vicky Turner, "Hello, Old Friend" (discussing the restoration of a Ford GPW Jeep) by Toby Savage and "Protection Detail" (covering the Humber Light Recon and Scout Cars) by David Fletcher.
October 21st Mike has sent us more photos of his latest project, this one being a 1/35 Dragon Saladin Mark 2 Armored Car Model.
October 17th Long-time friend Mike Oberholtzer is back with some photos of his 1/35 Tiger Model's Panhard VBL Light Armored Vehicle model photos.
October 16th Back to the Brits again.  Today's addition is a new vehicle index covering the Humber Mark 1 Anti-Aircraft Armored Car.
October 15th Miniart  has announced another model kit, a 1/35 Austin Armoured Car 1918 Pattern (British Service- Western Front) with Interior (39009).
October 12th Today we've updated our Serbian TAM 110 Ris APC vehicle index.

In additon, Gecko Models has announced their 1/35 British ATMP with Rescue Stretcher Detail Set (35GM0035-1) for their upcoming kit.
October 11th Oops, we forgot to list this recent hobby product release annoucement, ICM's 1/35 Sd.Kfz. 247 Ausf.B. Armored Command Vehicle Model Kit (35110).
October 10th We're sticking with British WW2-era vehicles and posting a new index covering the Thornycroft Self-Propelled 17-Pounder Gun.

Also, one hobby modeling product has been announced by Voyager Model, their 1/35 WWII U.S. Willys MB Jeep with Add Armor Upgrade Set (PE351066), which is for the newish Takom kit.
October 4th We've finally finished up the Beaverette cars with the posting of an index covering the Beaverette Mark 2 Light Recon Car.
October 3rd Continuing with British vehicles, we've posted a new index covering the Beaverette Mark 1 Light Recon Car.
October 2nd Echelon Fine Details has announced a few 1/35 sets of decals.  They are, "Pz.Sp.Wg.AB 41 201(i) (Part 1)" (D356285)", "Pz.Sp.Wg.AB 41 201(i) (Part 2)" (D356286) and "Pz.Sp.Wg.AB 41 201(i) (Part 1 & 2 Combo)" (D356289).
September 30th   The October issue of Classic Military Vehicle magazine is already here and it contains the articles "A Blast from the Past" (highlighting a Bedford RL "Mine Cab" Truck) by Vicky Turner and "The Black Jeep In the Family" by Ed James which covers a militarized Willys CJ-2A Jeep.
September 28th Due to the work on yesterday's addition, we ended up coming up with some additional photos of the Beaverette Mark 3 Light Recon Car.
September 27th After a long "delay", we've finally put up a new vehicle index covering the Beaverette Mark 4 Light Recon Car.
September 26th Warwheels sponsor AFV Club has announced their new 1/35 model set IDF 1/4 Ton 4x4 Siyur + Tolar (M38A1/CJ-5 Jeep) (AF35S99).  The set comes with two complete kits, one replicating a scout/recon vehicle and the other carrying a recoilless rifle.
September 20th There's been a lot of hobby product announcements as of late.  They are Blast Models’ 1/35 Stryker Driver Armored Protection (Windscreen) (BL35363K), Stryker DEK Driver Enhancement Kit (BL35369K), for the AFV Club kit and VBCI M811 25mm Fluted Gun (BL35386K) for the Heller kit; Gecko Models’ 1/35 British ATMP with Ammo Pallet Model Kit (35GM0017); IBG Models’ 1/35 Italian Autocannone 3Ro with 90/53 90mm Anti-Aircraft Gun Model Kit (35063); ICM’s 1/35 BM-13-16 on W.O.T. 8 Chassis Kit With Soviet Crew (35592) and Model T RNAS Armoured Car Kit With WWI British Tank Crew (35670); and Miniart’s 1/35 Austin Armored Car 3rd Series: Ukrainian, Polish, Georgian, Romanian Service (With Interior) Model Kit (39005).
September 19th Today, we have a new index covering the Infantry Squad Vehicle (ISV).
September 18th   The October issue of Airfix Model World Magazine has gotten here in very good time and I'm happy to say that it has an article that should be interesting to you all.  It is titled "Afghan's Green Devil" by Kev Smith, which covers his build of the IBG Models' 1/35 KTO Rosomak "Green Devil" M1M Infantry Fighting Vehicle model kit.
September 14th Do you like book reviews, well then you're in for a treat as Editor Patrick presents his review of the new book authored by Alan Ranger and published by MMP Books, "4-Wheeled Armoured Cars in Germany WW2".
September 6th Frequent photo contributor Don Allen, has changed tactics and now tackles a book review of "US Army Ambulances & Medical Vehicles In World War Two", published by WW sponsor Casemate Publishers.
September 5, 2020 "Mechanix" is still working at a prodigious pace, and has sent us photos of his scratchbuilt 1/35 Irish Panhard M3 APC model kit.

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