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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 April 1, 2022 is listed in the Archives below.

Date Item Updated or Added
June 26, 2022 Today we have some photos of an M1025A2 HMMWV Ground Mobility Vehicle (GMV).
June 25th We have the last (for now) photos from "Mecanix".  These cover his 1/35 Bedford RL Blue Water Missile Transporter/Erector/Launcher model.
June 24th   I received the July edition of Classic Military Vehicle magazine and it has one relevant article titled "Long Service" by Craig Allen.  The article describes the return to use of the Land Rover R-WMIK by the British Parachute Regiment.

Also one new product for today: Quinta Studio has released a set of 1/35 Kubelwagen Type 82 Interior 3D Decals (QD35055) for the Italeri kit.
June 20th "Mecanix" Model Mania continues with the posting of photos of his 1/35 Irish CJ-3B Jeep and 1/35 Panhard AML-127 Models.
June 19th There's been a few hobby modeling products announced this week.  They are Rye Field Model’s 1/35 JLTV (Joint Light Tactical Vehicle) Model Kit (5090) and Star Decals’ 1/35 “DDR-NVA #4- East Germany. Grenztruppen & Volkspolize” (35-C1345) (Includes markings for the GAZ-69, UAZ-469 & BTR-40), “French Fighting Vehicles In Africa #1” (35-C1348) and 1/72 “French Fighting Vehicles In Africa” (72-A1107) (both with markings for the Marmon-Herrington Mark 3) and 1/72 “Nicaragua: Guardia Nacional 1925-79 & Sandinista Guerilla 1979” (72-A1105) (Includes markings for the Staghound 1).
June 18th We have more photos from "Mecanix" showing his work.  They cover his 1/35 Royal Irish Constabulary Ford Model T Patrol Wagon and 1/35 RUC Lancia Tender of the Northern Ireland Governor's Police Bodyguard.
June 17th We've put up Christophe Jacquemont's review of the new book by David Doyle, "AM General- The First 50 Years: 1971-2021".
June 15th Long-time friend and contributor "Mecanix" has sent us some additional photos of his 1/35 Irish Armored Unimog S404 APC Model. In addition, he's sent us new pics of his 1/35 RUC FV1609 Humber "Pig" Patrol Tender Model.

Lastly, RPG Model has released a new kit in the form of a 1/35 KAMAZ K-4386 Typhoon-VDV with Remote Weapon Station kit (35022).
June 5th Today, we've added photos of the Ondava 152mm Model 77 Self-Propelled Howitzer.

In addition, one hobby model product was announced by Trumpeter; a new 1/72 Dutch Fennek LGS Model Kit (07401).
May 30th Courtesy of Eddie Mc Vea, we have a few photos of his 1/35 Gecko Models ATMP WMIK (Airbourne) model, which you'll find at the bottom of the vehicle index.
May 29th Today's site addition covers the Salvadoran Blindado Caza Tanque A2 (BCT-A2).
May 28th   Quickly following the previous issue, we received the June edition of Classic Military Vehicle magazine and it has a number of pertinent articles.  They are: ""Armoured Humvee, The" by Craig Allen, "Filling the Void" (covering the Morris Light Reconnaissance Car) by Craig Moore, "French Wheeled Firepower" (showcasing the AMX-10RC & RCR Recon Vehicles) by David Garden and "Prototype Special" (covering the Escaro 6x6 Prototype) by Steven Downes.
May 27th   The June issue of Airfix Model World Magazine has gotten here and it contains the article"Next Stop: Flanders Field" by Mikael Terfors. It covers his build of Minart's 1/35 B-Type Military Omnibus model kit (39001).

Also, Takom has announced a 1/16 WW2 Quarter Ton (Jeep) Utility Vehicle (16NN) Model Kit.
May 24th One hobby modelling product has been announed by Trumpeter.  It is a 1/35 5U175 TEL of RS-12M1 Topol-M ICBM Complex Model Kit (01082).
May 22nd Our latest addition to the site is the unique Salvadoran Blindado Caza Tanque A1 (BCT-A1).  Check this thing out!
May 21st   We received the May edition Classic Military Vehicle magazine and it contains the following articles: "An Export Success" (covering the Saladin Armored Car) by David Fletcher, "An Argentine Panhard" (AML-90) by Barrimore England-Davis and "Fighting Flak Truck" (20mm armed Citroen U23 Model Truck) by Michiel Peeters.
May 17th Today's posting consists of a number of photos showing Ukrainian BRDM-2 Scout Cars.
May 14th We've created a new vehicle index covering the Ukrainian BTR-4 APC Series.

In addition, one product announcement troops: 3D MicroCosmos 1/35 M1117 Guardian Details Set (MC-35-444).
May 8th Today we've posted a few photos of "modernized" BTR-70 APC's, complete with new turrets. 

Also, a couple more model items have been announced since yesterday, DEF Model's 1/35 Daimler Armored Car Wheel Set (DW30066), for the Gecko model kits and LRDG Truck Wheel Set (DW30067).
May 7th Back to new modeling products.  These items include 3D MicroCosmos' 1/35 MG-3 (Machine Gun) with Cradle for Greek M1117 Guardian (MC-35-436), M1117 Guardian Rear Light & Antenna Base (Version 1) (MC-35-442), DSHK (12.7mm MG) with Base for Pick Up Truck (MC-35-446) and Copper State Models 1/35 Ehrhardt 1917 Straßenpanzerwagen Model Kit (35014).
May 6th First time content provider Greg Morgan, has kindly shared his summary of Chinese People's Liberation Army Wheeled Personnel Carriers, in PDF.
May 5th We have more hobby modelling product news to report.  The items are 3D MicroCosmos' 1/35 M1117 Guardian Rear Light & Antenna Base (Version 2) (MC-35-443); Def Model’s 1/35 British SAS Pink Panther Wheel Set (DW35140) and British Land Rover (Series 3?) 109 LWB Wheel Set (DW35141); and i Love Kit's 1/35 M1278 Heavy Gun Carrier-General Purpose (JLTV-GP) Model Kit (63536).
May 1st Even more hobby modelling products have just been announced/released.  They are Eduard’s 1/35 Jackal 2 Photo-Etch Upgrade Set (36479), for the Hobby Boss Kit; Hobby Boss’ 1/72 Scud-B Ballistic Missile Model Kit (82939);  Tetra Model Works’ 1/72 M983 HEMTT & M901 Launching Station w/MIM-104 [PAC-2] Detail Set (ME72022), for the Trumpeter kit; and Trumpeter’s 1/72 FROG-7, 9P113 TEL with 9M21 Rocket of 9K52 Luna-M Short-Range Artillery Rocket System Model Kit (07179) and 1/35 L4500A Truck mit 5cm Flak 41 Model Kit (09595).
April 29th Tetra Model Works have released two new 1/35 detail sets.  They are the MK.23 MTVR Truck with Armor Protection Detail Set (ME35070) and the MK.23 MTVR Truck with Armor Protection Kit Interior Detail Set (ME35071), both for the Trumpeter kit.
April 24th More Soviet-Era stuff; we've added a few more photos of the BTR-60PB APC.
April 22nd Today we've posted some photos of the BTR-60P APC and BTR-60R-145BM "Chaika" Command Vehicle.
April 16th Following up from yesterday's British subject, we've posted additional photos of the Daimler Mark 2 Armored Car.

And, Panzer Art has announced a 1/35 Willys Jeep Winter Canvas Cover (RE35-713).
April 15th We've added more photos of the Daimler Mark 1 Armored Car via the Massimo Foti Collection.
April 14th Today we've posted additional photos of the ERC-90 F4 Sagaie Armored Recon Vehicle.

Also, a few more hobby products have been announced.  They are Hussar Productions' 1/35 Ural 4320/BM-21 Polish Type Wheels (HSR35156) and Ural 4320/BM-21 Russian Type Wheels (HSR35157), both for the Trumpeter kit and Special Armour's Panhard 178 B with 47mm Gun (Late Turret) Model Kit (35009).
April 13th One quick hit today, Quinta Studio has announced a 1/35 Bantam BRC40 3D Decal Set (QD35046), for the Miniart kits.
April 10th Finally we've posted a vehicle index we'd been working on awhile.  It covers the Salvadoran "Mazinger" Armored Truck Series, courtesy of Julio Montes.
April 8th A couple new hobby items snuck through since our last update.  They are DEF Model's 1/35 K-4386 Typhoon-VDV Sagged Wheel Set (DW35136) and URAL 63095 Typhoon-U Sagged Wheel Set (DW35137), both for the respective RPG kits; and Star Decals' 1/35 "Nicaragua La Guardia/Gardia Nacional 1925-1979" Decals (35-C1340) (Includes markings for the Staghound Mark 1)  and "Sandinista Guerilla and Post 1979 Revolutionary Army" Decals (35-C1341) (Markings for the BRDM-2, BTR-60PB & Staghound 1).  
April 2, 2022 Today we've added a number of photos covering Swiss Variants of the Piranha 6x6 Vehicle.

Also, DEF Model has announced a 1/35 Korean K131 1/4 ton Light Utility Vehicle Model Kit (DK35007) and M151A1/A2 MUTT (Late) Sagged Wheel Set (DW35138), for the Academy and Tamiya Kits.

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