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The Panzer III was intended as the primary battle tank of the German forces. However, when it initially met the KV-1 and T-34 tanks it proved to be inferior in both armour and gun power. To meet the growing need to counter these tanks, the Panzer III was up-gunned with...read more

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The Ha-go was the Japanese tank most commonly encountered by allied forces during the Second World War. It was used by the Japanese in China and through the course of the Pacific War. The Type 95 tank was used in combat against China and Russia, as well as fully participating in operations in...read more

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When they entered in service in German Army, Italians Semovente da 75/18 were designated StuG M42 mit 7,5 KwK L 18(850)(i). Semovente da 75/18 was the first self propelled armored artillery of the Italian army. It received the influence in design of German...read more

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 Lieutenant) November 15, 2016

This is a lovely sound and very nice restoration. Videos show the first run out of the garage with a running engine for tests of a SturmGeschutz III Ausf F/8 when it was restored in 2012. This is the first run after the motor's restoration in the Vehicule Restoration Center of Bastogne. ...read more

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 HQ Batallón) November 12, 2016

The Renault R35 was a French light infantry tank. This tank should replace the older Renault 17 dating back to the First World War. The R35 never fully replaced the R17 but by 1940 about 1,600 had already been produced.

The R35 was a small tank for two crew. The shield used lot of...read more

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 HQ Batallón) November 12, 2016

Most known as Stuart III, this variant had a new turret with turret basket and no cupola. The turret rotated using a power traverse as opposed to the manually rotated M3. Its faster rotation speed required changes in its construction, in particular a basket fitted with seats for the crew...read more

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 HQ Batallón) November 12, 2016

Detailed images of an unrestored M3A1 Stuart light tank. The tank was one from the batch of 16 M3A1 Stuarts that were found in Brazil a number of years ago and were imported before the clamp down happened.

These tanks formed part of a consignment gifted to Brazil by the US Army between...read more

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The first combat use of the Tiger II was by the 1st Company of the 503rd Heavy Panzer Battalion (s.H.Pz.Abt. 503) during the Battle of Normandy, opposing Operation Atlantic between Troarn and Demouville on 18 July 1944. Many German tank commanders showed exceptional abilities when confronting...read more

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 Lieutenant) November 06, 2016

Today this T-34 is one of the few still working. Since 2008, this tank has been on exhibit at the UMMC military equipment museum.

The T-34 was a Soviet medium tank that had a profound and lasting effect on the field of tank design. The T-34 was the mainstay of Soviet armoured forces...read more

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The M24 Chaffee was an American light tank, used during the latter part of World War II. The M24 Chaffee was intended to replace the aging and obsolete Light Tank M5 (Stuart), which was used in supplementary roles. 

The project...read more

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