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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 July 1, 2019 is listed in the Archives below.

Date Item Updated or Added
September 22, 2019   Today we'd like to present the newest sponsor of WarWheels; Suntec Auto Glass!  Thanks to Suntec and our other sponsors for helping us provide you with armored car and wheeled fighting vehicle content.  
September 21st And some more hobby modeling products just popped up.  They are Echelon Fine Details’ 1/35“ Gun Trucks in Vietnam: M54’s (Part 4)” Decals (D356274); Voyager Model’s 1/35 Modern British Husky TSV Basic Detail Set (PE35972) for the Meng Model Kit; and Wings & Wheels Publications’ book “Maxx Pro MRAP: In Detail” (2nd Reworked Issue) (G063) by Ralph Zwilling and Radim Jankasek, et al.
September 19th   The October issue from WW sponsor Airfix Model World Magazine has arrived and it contains the article titled "Packing a Punch" by Joe Turner.  The article covers his build of the 1/35 Takom Panhard AML-90 Model Kit.
September 15th There's a few hobby model products recently announced.  They are Freedom Model Kits’ 1/35 CM-34 TICV Taiwan Infantry Vehicle with 30mm Chain Gun Model Kit (15107) and Rye Field Model's 1/35 M-ATV 16.0XR20 Resin Wheels (1001) and MRAP (M-ATV) Radio Set (#1002).
September 8th AMPS Chicagoland Bro Joel Gewirtz has provided some very interesting photos for us to post of an IDF Land Rover Defender Regel E'tz (Wooden Leg) Reconnaissance Vehicle.
September 5th   The September issue of Classic Military Vehicle magazine has come and it is jam-packed with coverage of wheeled vehicles.  The articles it contains are “It’s a Jeep, But Not As We Know It…” (featuring the Ford GP Jeep) by Glen Sands; “Old School Warrior” (covering the ‘Snatch’ Land Rover) by Andrew Stone; “Sting In the Tail” (highlighting the 9K33 ‘Osa’ SAM System Vehicle) by James Kinnear; “The Load-Bearing Humvee” (the 2nd of two articles covering the HMMWV series) by John Teasdale; and “Too Little, Too Late” (contains info about U.S. WWI wheeled anti-aircraft vehicles) by Tim Gosling.

Also, Hauler has announced a 1/35 JGSDF Type 16 Wheel Set (35115) for the Tamiya kit.
September 2nd Today's addition are photos of Royal Air Force Fordson Armored Cars, courtesy of the Australian War Memorial.
September 1st Going away from modern stuff, we've posted some new photos of the BRDM-1 Scout Car via long-time friend, Don Allen.

In addition, another new hobby model product snuck in the past day, Trumpeter's 1/35 40N6 of 51P6A TEL S-400 (SA-21 Growler) Model Kit (01057).
August 31st While we're busy covering HDT Global products, we decided to put up a Sword Tactical All-Terrain Vehicle/Internally Transportable Vehicle Index.
August 30th We've put up a new index of a vehicle we've only been recently acquainted with, the US Air Force's Guardian-Angel Air-Deployable Rescue Vehicle/Storm SRTV.

In addition, Star Decals has announced two (2) 1/35 decal sets; “Cro-Army # 4- Croatian Wheeled AFVs and Softskins 1991-95” (35-C1239) (Includes markings for the BRDM-2, SA-9 Gaskin, UAZ 469 and Land Rover Ambulance Series 2?) and “Polish Tanks in Italy-1943-45 # 3: Mixed AFVs and Armored Cars” (35-C1242) (Covers the Humber Scout Car, Daimler Dingo and Staghound .50 cal AA Vehicle).
August 25th Today we've posted some new photos of the Panhard AML-60 Armored Car courtesy of McKenna35.

In addition, there's been one hobby modeling product annoucement we've caught by Rye Field Model.  They plan on releasing a 1/35 M1240A1 M-ATV Model Kit (5032).
August 22nd Now, we've put up photos of Paraguayan EE-9 Cascavel Mark 4's, also via Julio Montes.
August 20th Long-time contributor Julio Montes is back with some new photos of Peruvian and Spanish BMR-600 APC/IFV's.
August 18th Back to HMMWV's with some new photos of an M1165A1 Command-Control/General Purpose Ground Mobility Vehicle (GMV).
August 16th We've added a new vehicle index covering the very cool looking WWII Era Australian Rhino Armored Car.
August 15th I've finally gotten to updating one of our earliest vehicle indices today.  I present our "new and improved" AMD 35/Panhard 178 Armored Car Index.
August 11th Today we've added a new vehicle index covering the Teledyne XM-998 HMMWV Prototype.

Also, Bronco Models has announced a new product, a 1/35 British Airborne "Recce/Signals" Jeep (2 in 1) Model Kit (CB35218).
August 6th We've finally got some photos of the M1227 RG-33L Explosive Ordnance Disposal Vehicle for the site, so we added them almost immediately upon receipt.
August 4th   Like clockwork, we've gotten the August issue of Classic Military Vehicle magazine and it does not disappoint.  The articles entirely relevant to us armored car aficionados are "Going Out With a Bang" by Tim Gosling, which highlights the World War One era Peerless 3-Inch Anti-Aircraft Truck and "Sharp In Tooth & Claw" by John Teasdale covering the venerable HMMWV series.
August 2nd Via long-time contributor Ron Bell, we've got photos of his 1/48 Tamiya Humber Mark 4 Armored Car model kit.

In addition, there's one hobby modeling product that's been announced by Trumpeter, a 1/35 URAL-4320 CHZ Model Kit (01071).
July 31st And here's some additional photos from McKenna35, these being of a CVR (W) Fox Armored Car.  Please note that it is fitted with an incorrect turret, most likely from a Scimitar Tracked Recon Vehicle.
July 30th Back to McKenna35's photos, we've posted pics of the Saladin Mark 2 Armored Car at the Australian Armour & Artillery Museum.
July 28th Today, we present Dr. Chris Lloyd-Staples' review of the new book provided by sponsor Casemate Publishers titled "The Long Range Desert Group: History & Legacy".
July 25th New contributor Mckenna35, has sent some photos to us from his trip to the Australian Armour & Artillery Museum in Cairns.  Our first installment are photos of an Australian Staghound Mark 1 Armored Car and some of the Staghound AA Vehicle.
July 24th Sticking with the Patria AMV subject, we've added photos of the Slovak Vydra IFV and Slovenian SKOV Svarun IFV.
July 21st We have a fairly comprehensive update for today with the addition of the new Polish Rosomak Wheeled Armored Vehicle Index.
July 19th Courtesy of Don Allen, we've posted new photos of the Jackal 2 High Mobility Weapons Platform.
July 14th   The July issue of Classic Military Vehicle magazine has arrived and it contains a trio of articles that are in our "wheelhouse".  They are "Desert Scout" by Louise Limb, which highlights the Ferret Mark 1/2 Armored Car, "Latecomer" by Craig Allen covering the Yamaha Grizzly 450 Quad Bike and "Protecting the Peace"  by Andrew Stone which focuses on the Land Rover Series 3 Mine Protected Vehicle.
July 10th A couple more hobby products have been announced. They are Miniarm’s 1/35 Vi-203 for 9K720 9A52-2 Smerch-M Sagged Wheels (35140) and 1/35 Pantsir Air Defense Missile Gun System SA-22 Sagged Wheels (35189) and Tamiya’s 1/35 German Panzerspähwagen P204(f) Railway Model Kit (32413), which is a re-boxed ICM kit.
July 9th To compliment the Aussie Dingo pics from the other day, we've also added new photos of the Rover Mark 1 and Rover Mark 2 Armored Cars via the Australian War Memorial.
July 6th While we're on Dingos, we've posted some WWII era Australian Dingo 4x4 Scout Car Photos via the Australian War Memorial.
July 5th Another quick hit update with the addition of a couple photos of the Dingo 2 All-Protected Vehicle mounting different mine rollers.
July 2, 2019 Here's some photos of the Standard Beaverette Mark 3 Light Armored Car from Don Allen, if you're so inclined.

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