FV101 CVR(T) Scorpion (Late Hull)

Brand new, unbuilt and unpainted resin and metal model kit. The FV101 Scorpion is a British light tank, part of the Combat Vehicle Reconnaissance (Tracked) or, CVR(T) family. Manufactured by Alvis Vickers it was introduced into service with the British Army in 1973 and served until 1994 with more than 3,000 produced. The Scorpion mounts a L23A1 76 mm gun firing HE, HESH, Smoke, and Canister rounds. The Scorpion and the similar Scimitar saw active service in the Falklands War of 1982.