Italeri DUKW 2½ GMC Truck Amphibious Version (Special Edition for the D-DAY eighty years series)
Italeri is releasing a special edition of its DUKW 2½ GMC Truck Amphibious Version model kit to commemorate the 80th anniversary of D-Day. The kit includes a number of new and improved features, such as:
- New photo-etched parts for the engine grille, headlights, and other details
- New rubber tires
- New decals for a variety of D-Day themed vehicles
- New packaging with special D-Day artwork
The kit is also being released in a limited number of units, making it a must-have for collectors of WWII military models.
The DUKW was a 6×6 amphibious vehicle used by the Allied forces during World War II. It was designed to transport troops and supplies from ships to shore during amphibious landings. The DUKW was also used to transport vehicles and artillery across rivers and other obstacles.
The Italeri DUKW 2½ GMC Truck Amphibious Version model kit is a highly detailed and accurate representation of this iconic vehicle. The kit is suitable for modelers of all skill levels, and it can be built into a variety of different configurations.
The kit is expected to be released in late 2023, and it will be available from a variety of hobby retailers.