Classic Military Vehicle Articles

The latest news, features and reviews from Classic Military Vehicles

Military Vehicle Market: Busy times ahead

Nigel Hay

Nigel Hay’s round-up of the military vehicle market October 2020...

Nigel Hay

Tank Hunting ‘Peashooter’

Craig Moore

The British Ordnance Quick Firing two-pounder anti-tank gun was a potent weapon...

Craig Moore

Giant of the Skies

EDITOR ANDREW STONE

A giant Antonov AN-124 was recently used to transport vehicles...

EDITOR ANDREW STONE

Tanks for the Memory

Craig Allen

Former para Craig Allen joins the debate on the need for tanks...

Craig Allen

Driving the Red Ball Express

Bill Siuru

Without the Red Ball Express, some historians believe the war in Europe...

Bill Siuru

A Blast from the Past

Vicky Turner

Gordon Beale’s rarity – a 1965 Bedford RL ‘Mine Cab’...

Vicky Turner

Destination Lincoln: Tank Trail

EDITOR ANDREW STONE

Classic Military Vehicle editor Andrew Stone and his family take a trip up the A1...

EDITOR ANDREW STONE

The Porsches that Fought

Richard Gunn 

Richard Gunn looks at Ferdinand Porsche’s less well-known machines...

Richard Gunn 

Military Vehicle Market: It’s a healthy market

words and pictures Nigel Hay

Nigel Hay’s round-up of the military vehicle market...

words and pictures Nigel Hay

Fighting on Two Wheels

Richard Pullen

World War One was the first mechanised war...

Richard Pullen

PICKUP BATTLEWAGONS

words and pictures Craig Allen

The use of technicals, or improvised fighting vehicles...

words and pictures Craig Allen

Model Mastery

Andrew Stone

Following a June 2020 Classic Military Vehicle feature on the Long Range Desert
Group...

Andrew Stone

Six-Wheeled Firepower

David Garden

David Garden looks at the history of the Saladin Armoured Car...

David Garden

Museum of the Month: Malmstrom AFB

Words and pictures Dean Roxby

At the height of the Cold War, the US military...

Words and pictures Dean Roxby

A Chevrolet in Africa

Roger Gaisford

Roger Gaisford realised a boyhood dream of owning a CMP...

Roger Gaisford

Feeling the Heat

words Craig Moore pictures as credited

Craig Moore’s investigation into the possibility of more buried tanks...

words Craig Moore pictures as credited

Classic Military Vehicle September 2020

Welcome to Classic Military Vehicle September 2020

RAF transport squadron reaches milestone

words and pictures MoD

Decades of service in conflict and peace were marked...

words and pictures MoD

A Hidden Gem

Alexander Morzhitsky

Alexander Morzhitsky visits one of the least known military museums...

Alexander Morzhitsky

Lair of the Panther

Bruce Crompton and Axis Track Services

The restoration of a Panzer V Panther Ausf. A by Axis Track Services...

Bruce Crompton and Axis Track Services

What Might Have Been

James Kinnear

The last Soviet-era tracked transporters...

James Kinnear

Moore’s Manoeuvres: Being Social

Craig Moore

Social media does have its benefits, says Craig Moore...

Craig Moore

Cold War Protector

Vicky Turner

Commonly known as The Green Goddess...

Vicky Turner

Classic Military Vehicle August 2020

Welcome to Classic Military Vehicle August 2020

On the Road to VJ Day

John G Teasdale

August 15, 2020, marks the 75th Anniversary of VJ Day...

John G Teasdale

Girlfriend in the Shed

Tony Bates

New Zealand resident Tony Bates shares his interest in old military vehicles...

Tony Bates

Moore’s Manoeuvres: An African Crusader

Craig Moore

South Africa has a large collection of Crusader MK II tanks on display...

Craig Moore

Museum of the Month: Nothing to Prove

Words and pictures Dean Roxby

Yuma Proving Ground, Arizona...

Words and pictures Dean Roxby

Eastern Front Mule

David Garden and Alain Chaussade

The Sd.Kfz. 3 Half-Track Lorry...

David Garden and Alain Chaussade

STARS and TANKS

David Fletcher

David Fletcher on World War One’s Mark V** tank...

David Fletcher