7 months ago. The result in 1932 was the SdKfz 221, and it was then followed three years later by its bigger, better armed and more powerful brother, the SdKfz 222.The 222 took the 221 as an obvious starting point, but was a new design with a revised body shape. The Sd.Kfz. Be the first to write a review. Details about WW II GERMAN ARMOURED CAR CREW (to SDKFZ 222/251 KFZ 13 WZ-34 ETC) 1/35 MINIART. Quantity: 2 available / 2 sold. SdKfz 222 This version of the vehicle was armed with a 2cm KwK 30 L/55 autocannon and a 7.92mm MG13 machine gun. All trademarks are property of their respective owners in the US and other countries. Archived. Armour protection was originally 8 mm thick, but increased to 14.5 mm later in production. Condition: New. Kfz. The crew was increased to three by the addition of a gunner, relieving the commander of that task. In 1938, the MG13 was replaced by a Maschinengewehr 34, in 1942 the KwK30 was replaced by the faster firing KwK38 of the same … SdKfz. As my 15mm SS-Panzer Division blasts eastward from my painting desk, its eyes and ears will be supplied by some good reconnaissance for the panzers and Stukas to rely on. The earlier MG got dropped in favour of a 20mm autocannon. Sd.Kfz 222 Leichter Panzerspähwagen or roughly translated ‘Light Armoured Vehicle Model 222’ was part of a series of light 4x4 armoured reconnaissance ‘Aufklärungs’ vehicles, designated ‘Sd.Kfz.221, 222 & 223’ Armed with a 28 mm sPzB41 "heavy anti-tank rifle" in a modified turret. 221 was armed with a single 7.92 mm Maschinengewehr 34 machine gun, manned by a two man crew, and had 4-wheel drive. Base model and first production series of light armoured car built on a standardised chassis for military use. WW II GERMAN ARMOURED CAR CREW (to SDKFZ 222/251 KFZ 13 WZ-34 ETC) 1/35 MINIART. 222 Sd.Kfz 222 scout car done. Model is from Skytrex , but the crew is PSC. The Sdkfz. Hello and welcome to my site devoted to the Leichter Panzerspähwagen series of 4 wheeled drive armoured scout cars. This rubicon kit came together really well and I think the two crew look good sitting in the turret. © Valve Corporation. In 1938, the MG 13 was replaced by a Maschinengewehr 34, in 1942 the KwK 30 was replaced by the faster firing KwK 38 of the same calibre. All rights reserved. 221. Sd.Kfz 222 scout car done. 221 was armed with a single 7.92 mm Maschinengewehr 13 machine gun (from 1938 a Maschinengewehr 34), manned by a two-man crew, and had 4-wheel drive.Production ran from 1935 to 1940 with at least 339 vehicles … Item Information. SdKfz 221 mit 2.8cm. The crew was three persons, a commander, a driver and a gunner. German Reich. This rubicon kit came together really well and I think the two crew look good sitting in the turret. 126. 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