Jeep part counterfeiters raided at SEMA

LAS VEGAS _ U.S Marshals marched into the 2016 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show and the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas, Nev. recently to seize parts, shut down booth displays and serve court-ordered subpoenas to eight … More »

INKAS introduces New Hudson APC

TORONTO _ NKAS Armored Vehicle Manufacturing announced a new Armored Personnel Carrier (APC) to join its fleet of special-purpose vehicles. This new vehicle – named the Hudson – has been specifically designed for SWAT, law enforcement and border patrol agencies, … More »

Drive the ‘Meep’

Around town, next show, or golf course… by John Gunnell After Willys-Overland designed the original World War II Jeep, the company did not have enough factories to build all the units the government needed. As a result, many Jeeps were … More »

MV Spotlight: G-843 ‘Mighty Mite’

by David Doyle The Mighty Mite was developed by Kansas City-based inventor Ben Gregory in 1946-47. Gregory soon formed Mid-America Research Corporation, or MARCO, and enlisted the help Harold Crist, Ralph Turner, Frank McMillan, and Chet Hemphling. These four men … More »

Books in Review October 2016

The Tank Commander Pocket Manual, 1939-1945, by R. Sheppard (ISBN 978-1910860168, Pool of London Press, distributed by Casemate Distributed in the U.S. by Casemate, 908 Darby Road, Havertown, PA 19083, 610.853.9131; Hardcover, 5” x 8”, 144 pages, illustrated with … More »

Communications October 2016

PLANE RESTORATION One of the planes at the Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft and Military Artifact Museum has gotten a new set of “clothes”, As anyone familiar with the museum might know, our F9F-8 Cougar, a Korean War era plane and the … More »

Monster Bash at the Flying Heritage Collection

Saturday, October 8th at 10:00 AM Family Friendly Touch-A-Truck Event WHO: Paul Allen’s Flying Heritage Collection (FHC), one of the world’s greatest collections of rare, legendary world conflict aircraft, artifacts, and vehicles. WHAT: The Flying Heritage Collection’s third annual Monster Bash event invites guests to get … More »