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Dingo 4x4 Scout Car


Country of Origin/Used by: Australia
First Produced/Service Dates: 1942
Manufactured by: Chassis: Ford Motor Company of Australia; Hull: Victorian Railways
Crew: 2
Armament: (1) .303 BREN Machine Gun
Engine: 8 Cylinder Gasoline
Miscellaneous Info: The Dingo 4x4 Scout Car was the first "mass produced" wheeled vehicle manufactured in Australia during WW II.  And as a side note, this Dingo vehicle is in no way related to the British Daimler Dingo Scout Car.
Data Sheet Available:   Australian Dingo Scout Car by Dave Haugh.


Reference Source/Provider
Dingo Scout Car 4x4 Photos Don Allen - Ottawa, Canada
Dingo Scout Car 4x4 Photos Australian War Memorial
Dingo Scout Car 4x4 Photos Dave Haugh - Content Editor
Dingo Scout Car 4x4 Photos (RAAC Museum- Puckapunyal) Brad James - Australia
Dingo Scout Car 4x4 Photos (RAAC Museum- Puckapunyal) Ley Reynolds (Platypus Publications) - Australia

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Australian Dingo Scout Car 4x4 Photos  (Via Michael Grieve) Sentinel Website


Reference Author
A Photo History of Armoured Cars In Two World Wars George Forty

Australian Military Equipment Profiles (Volume 3): Australian Scout and Armoured Cars: 1933 - 1945

Michael Cecil
"Australian Scout Car 'Dingo'" -AFV News (July 1977 Issue) Paul Handel
  "Dingo, the Rover & the Rhino, The" (February 2021 Issue of Classic Military Vehicle Magazine) David Fletcher
Encyclopedia of Armoured Cars Duncan Crow and Robert J. Icks

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