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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 November 1, 2018 is listed in the Archives below.

Date Item Updated or Added
January 15, 2019 Here's the latest hobby product news just announced.  The items are, Echelon Fine Details' 1/35 Decal Sets "Gun Trucks in Vietnam: M54's (Part 2)" (D356257) and "Gun Trucks in Vietnam: M54's (Part 3)" (D356261); FPW Model's 1/72 Sdkfz 247 Ausf. B Armored Command Car Model Kit; Gaso.Line's 1/48 M1114 Up-Armored HMMWV Conversion Set (GAS48138) for the Tamiya Kit; Miniart's 1/35 BM-8-24 Rocket Launcher on 1.5 Ton Truck Model Kit (35259); MMK's 1/35 M-915A1 Gun Truck Conversion (F3071) for the Trumpeter Kit; Passion Models' 1/35 M3A1 Scout Car PE Detail Set (P35-143) for the Tamiya Kit; Toro Model's Decal Sets "Polish Army Vehicles on Foreign Missions Vol.1" (72D42) (Includes markings for the Cougar, Maxx Pro and M-ATV MRAP's and BRDM Scout Car) and "Armoured Scout Car BRDM in Polish Service Vol.1" (72D43); and Zvezda's 1/35 GAZ Tigr with Arbalet Remote Weapon Station Model Kit.
January 13th At yesterday's AMPS Chicagoland Model Club meeting, fellow member John Wendt brought in a VERY nice 1/35 Syrian URAL 4320 Self-Propelled Artillery Gun Truck conversion we'd like to share with you.  John was also kind enough to include a write up of his project.  Enjoy!
January 3rd With the New Year, we've tied up the newer Textron vehicles by adding a new index covering the Commando Select Armored Vehicle/Mobile Strike Force Vehicle.
December 30, 2018 We've substantially improved our M1117 Guardian ASV/M1200 Armored Knight FSV Index by including updated info and new photos.  Check it out if these vehicles "float your boat".

Also, we've got one very exciting model annoucement from Meng Model: a 1/35 Rolls-Royce 1914/1920 Pattern Armored Car Model Kit (VS-010).
December 26th We've got a couple hobby product annoucements from Tiger Model today: a 1/35 Panhard AML-90 Light Armored Car kit (4635) and a 1/35 Russian Pantsir-S1 Missile System Model Kit (4644) as well.
December 22nd Today we've posted photos of a Portuguese Shorland Mark 3 Armored Patrol Car courtesy of Christophe Jacquemont.
December 21st And here's the listing of the aftermarket items recently announced by model companies. They are: A.C. Models’ 1/24 SAS Pink Panther Land Rover Conversion for the Esci/Italeri kit; Black Dog’s 1/35 LAV C2 Accessories Set (T35218) for the Trumpeter kit; Darius Miniatures’ 1/35 L.R.D.G. Chevrolet Truck Accessories (DA35001) for the Tamiya kit; DEF Model’s 1/35 Husky TSV Sagged Wheel Set (DW35111) for the Meng Model kit and M3A1 Scout Car Sagged Wheel Set (DW30041) for the Tamiya kit; Histopic’s 1/35 M3A1 Scout Car Decals “Forces Francaises Libres-France Italie 1943-1945” (35009); Legend Productions’ 1/35 FAV Mount & MK19 40mm Automatic Grenade Launcher Set (LF3D053); LM Decals’ 1/35 Otter LRC –WWII 2nd Greek Brigade Middle East (LMX 0084) and VW Kübelwagen – US Yank Magazine: Paris Liberation 26th August 1944 (LMX 0085); Panzer Concepts’ 1/35 KFz 70 Horch with Flak 30 Conversion for the ICM Horch 108 Type 40 kit; Replikant Technologies’ 1/35 LMV Lince Spare Wheel & Bracket (350206) for the Italeri kit; and Voyager Model’s 1/35 JGSDF Type 16 MCV Basic Detail Set (PE35935) for the Tamiya kit and PLA ZTL-11 Assault Gun Basic Detail Set (PE35971) for the Hobby Boss kit.
December 20th With the holiday season and the end of the year quickly approaching, there's been a lot of hobby modeling product annoucements lately.  Today, we're posting the model kits. They are: Ace Model’s 1/72 Centauro B1-T “Station Wagon” (Long Hull) Model Kit (72424); AFV Club’s 1/35 CM-34 Clouded Leopard Taiwan Infantry Fighting Vehicle (TIFV) Model Kit (35340); Copper State Models’ 1/35 Lancia 1ZM Autoblinda Model Kit; FC Model Trend’s 1/35 UNL-35 Armored Car Kit (35467); Lukgraph’s resin 1/35 Jeffery-Poplavko Armored Car Model Kit (35-03); and Zvezda’s 1/35 BM-21 Grad Multiple Rocket Launcher Model Kit.
December 15th Working a lot behind the scenes lately, we finally have something to "show" for it. Here's a new index covering the Australian Hawkei Protected Mobility Vehicle-Light.
December 9th Today, we've posted a new index covering the French P4P Protégé (Protected Vehicle).
December 2nd Here's another Piranha vehicle index for you; covering the Belgian Piranha 3C 8x8 DF30 Infantry Fighting Vehicle.
December 1st Since we added a bit of Piranha info yesterday, we figured it wouldn't hurt if we added more today in the form of a new index covering the Piranha 3C 8x8 DF90 Fire Support Vehicle.
November 30th After a bit of a problem week with the website (we couldn't post anything), we're finally able to put up our brand spanking new Piranha 3 Armored Fighting Vehicle Series Index.
November 20th Today we've added photos of the Pandur 1 Ambulance and Armored Personnel Carrier, courtesy of the Austrian Bundesheer. 

In addition, Tamiya has announced a 1/48 Type 16 Maneuver Combat Vehicle (MCV) Model Kit (32596), to follow up their 1/35 offering.
November 17th Star-Decals has announced a large number of markings that are now available in 1/35. They are:"Vietnam Gun Trucks #1: US M54 5-ton Truck with M113 'The Lifer'" (35-C1176); "Vietnam Gun Trucks #2: US M54 5-ton Truck with M113 'The Colonel’ (Red)" (35-C1177); "Vietnam Gun Trucks #3: US M54 5-ton Truck with M113 'The Colonel’ (Blue)" (35-C1178); "Middle East 1948 #1: Egyptian Mixed Tanks and AFV's" (Includes Humber Mark IV AC & Daimler Dingo Scout Car) (35-C1179); "SS-Totenkopf: Invasion of France 1940" (Includes Panhard 178) (35-C1180); "Fall Blau and Stalingrad #1: 60th Inf. Div." (Includes Kubelwagen) (35-C1183); "Fall Blau and Stalingrad #2: 3rd Inf. Div & 16th Inf. Div." (Includes Kubelwagen) (35-C1184); "Ordnungs Polizei #1: ADGZ 8x8 Armoured Car- Anti Partisan and Security Service" (35-C1186); "Ordnungs Polizei #2: Tanks and AFVs Mix- Anti Partisan and Security Service" (Includes BA-10M AC) (35-C1187); and "Axis & East European Tank Mix #5: Hungarian Tanks in WW2 -39M Csaba Armoured Car" (35-C1195).
November 6th   The November issue from WW sponsor Airfix Model World Magazine has arrived and it contains an article titled "Mother of Invention" by John Paulding.  The article covers his conversion of a 1/35 Italeri M925 Shelter Carrier into an M54 Vietnam Era Gun Truck.
November 5th Today we've posted some photos of an IVECO Lynx Multi-Purpose Protected Vehicle (MPPV) courtesy of the Belgian Ministry of Defence.
November 4, 2018 Here's more hobby modeling products that have been announced.  They are Galaxy Hobby’s 1/72 (M1224) Maxx Pro MRAP Model Kit; Mantis Miniatures’ 1/35 Sdkfz 222 Armored Car SS AFV Commander & Accessory Set (35120) and Sdkfz 222 Armored Car Accessory Set (MAC-18), both for the Tamiya Kit.; Panzer Art’s 1/35 German Panhard 178 Armored Car Stowage Set (RE35-521) and Panhard 178 Road Wheels (RE35-388) and T-Models' 1/72 M1114 HMMWV with M153 CROWS II (TM7204).

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