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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 December 1, 2020 is listed in the Archives below.

Date Item Updated or Added
February 21, 2021 We have another book review sample courtesy of our sponsor Casemate Publishers.  Today's addition is Christophe Jacquemont's look at the MMP Book, "Staff Cars In Germany WW2: Volume 2", authored by Alan Ranger.
February 19th   The February 2021 issue of Classic Military Vehicle magazine has arrived and it has two articles relevant to WW. They are "Combat Ready" (highlighting the Centauro Tank Destroyer) by Craig Allen and "The Dingo, the Rover and the Rhino" (covering those Aussie Armored Cars) by David Fletcher.
February 15th Tankograd Publishing has announced a few more books.  They are “M65 Atomic Annie: M65 Atomic Annie - The 280mm Gun M65 & its Soviet Counterparts 406mm 2A3 & 420mm 2B1” authored by Michael Franz & Jochen Vollert, “ENOK 5.4-The Enok 5.4 Protected Wheeled Vehicle & Variants in the Modern German Army” by Ralph Zwilling and “Australian G-Wagons” by Gordon Arthur.
February 14th We have a large number of hobby announcements from the past week.  They are, Black Dog’s 1/72 Otter Light Recon Car Accessory Set (T72122) and 1/72 Staghound Mark 1 Accessory Set (T72124), both for the IBG Model kits; FC Model Trend’s 1/35 BRDM-1 Weighted Wheel Set (35618) for the Trumpeter Kit and 1/35 Sdkfz 247 Ausf. B Weighted Wheel Set (35661) for the ICM Kit; GM Modelli’s 1/72 Autocannone da 65-17 su Morris CS8 Resin Model Kit; and ICM's  1/35 G4 (Mercedes) Car with Armament Model (35530) and 1/35 WWII Red Army Rocket Artillery Set (DS3512), which includes the BM-13-16 on WOT 8 Chassis Truck Kit.
February 6th Great news! Gecko Models is releasing a 1/35 Daimler Mark 1 Armored Car Model Kit (35GM0011) with two options. One option is to use the "Littlejohn" Barrel attachment and the other option is for fitting a Twin .303 Vickers-K Machine Gun Mount.
February 3rd   Long-time sponsor WW AFV Club, has announced a new kit in the form of the 1/35 Husky Mark III Vehicle Mounted Mine Detector With Interrogation Arm (35354).
January 30th We've posted some new photos of a Swiss Duro IIIP Protected EOD Vehicle courtesy of Guenther Neumahr.
January 29th David Doyle Books will be releasing their newest title, "Ford M8 and M20: The US Army’s Standard Armored Car of WWII", which is also authored by David.
January 23rd ICM continues to maximize their molds with a release of a 1/35 ANZAC Model T (Ford) 1917 LCP with Vickers Machine Gun Kit (35607).
January 18th We just got word that ICM has also announced a 1/35 le.gl.Einheitz Pkw Kfz.4 Anti-Aircraft Vehicle Model Kit (35584).
January 17th Today we have additional photos of the Canadian Ford Lynx Mark 2 Scout Car.
January 14th More hobby product announcements today.  These ones come from ICM: 1/35 BM-13-16 on G7107 Base (Chevrolet 1 1/2 ton Truck) Model Kit (35595) and BM-13-16 on G7107 Base Model Kit with Soviet Crew (35596). 
January 11th For a nice treat, we've posted some photos of a 1/35 scratchbuilt V-300 AFV courtesy of Jess Santos via Frank Lopez.
January 7th ICM has announced that they will be releasing another kit, the 1/35 Sd.Kfz. 247 Ausf.B. Armored Command Vehicle Model Kit with Crew (35111).
January 1st Happy New Year everyone!  Thank you for your interest in WarWheels for all these years!  It's much appreciated.

Anyway, there's been another Austin Series AC announced by Miniart, this one the 1/35 Austin Armoured Car 1918 Pattern (Japanese Service) -With Interior (39019).
December 26, 2020 Although we're sticking to Irish vehicles, this addition is via another contributor.  These photos are of the Leyland (Modified) Armored Car via Don Allen.
December 24th Continuing on with Glen's photos, we have additional pics of an Irish Peerless Armored Car.
December 23rd Via good mate Glen Phelan, we have some new photos of the Panhard M3 APC in Irish and United Nations Livery.
December 20th Today we have some line drawings by Bill Emerson which depict a few of the Rolls Royce 1914 Pattern AC's as used by T.E. Lawrence.
December 18th   The January 2021 issue of Classic Military Vehicle magazine is here and it has a very large number of articles that may be interesting to you, or visitors.  They are "Convoy Protection" (discussing Vietnam-era Gun Trucks) by Andrew Stone, "Ghosts of the Military" (covering the Rolls Royce 1920 Pattern AC) by Richard Gunn, "Straussler & Alvis" (chronicling the Straussler AC's) by David Fletcher and "The Recce Jeeps of Arnhem" by Craig Allen.
December 11th    With a heavy heart I must report we've gotten word of the passing of Content Editor David Haugh.  He passed away on June 21, 2020 but that's all I know at this point.  I'm trying to find out more info and will post it, if/when it becomes available.

WarWheels drew its inspiration from Dave's Armored Car Journal and without his indespensible help, WW would very likely never have come to be. Rest in Peace Dave.
December 9th We have added another Swedish tank killer index, this one for the Pansarvärnspjästerrängbil 9031/Volvo L3304 Anti-Tank Vehicle.
December 6, 2020 Gecko Models has announced a new kit in the form of a 1/35 British ATMP with SLLPT & Drop Trailler Model Kit (35GM0018).

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