Category Archives: Vehicle

Volkswagon Type 82 Kubelwagon

Some vehicles just scream “functional”. And that seems to sum up the Kubelwagen quite nicely.  After the jump, a brief look at an Axis workhorse.

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Volkswagen Type 82E

This may be the most recognizable car ever made.  Maybe only the Jeep can compete?  It saw limited production during the war years. After the jump, a true classic.

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General Motors 2.5 ton Fuel Truck

I know, I know.  You all are tired of seeing war birds and tanks.  And you’re asking “when will Dave do something really cool like a fuel truck?” Well the day has come.  After the jump, something really exciting.

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Citroen Traction 11CV

The 1930s not only were a time of rapid development for aircraft, but automotive technology also progressed. After the jump, a look at a wartime automotive classic.

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1942 Ford Sedan

Ford had just introduced an all new car in 1941. It was considered very modern and state of the art. Only a few tweaks were done for the 1942 model year. But the coming of war in December of 1941 … Continue reading

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1941 Model 1.5 ton Military Truck

If that title/name is frustratingly vague for you, I’ve got a fun story for this one.  I have to start by saying I’m not really in to trucks, but I do like building and having a variety of vehicles and … Continue reading

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Willys MB Jeep

This is perhaps the most iconic American vehicle of all time.  The light, 4 x 4 vehicle could travel highway speeds or bounce cross country quite easily.  Well known for ruggedness and reliability, the Willys Jeep served a wide variety … Continue reading

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