Bucket-seat Cars („Kübel“)

Pictures of bucket-seat cars used by the German army in World War 2 in alphabetical order

© Original photos from the Michael Schlenger collection

Adler_Kübelwagen_12N-RW_Vorkrieg_Galerie

Adler 12N-RW Kübelwagen with „Reichswehr“ soldier, picture taken in 1933

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Adler 12N-RW Kübelwagen, wartime picture taken on a training ground

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Adler 12N-RW Kübelwagen, wartime photo taken near Trier (Rhineland)

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Adler 12N-3G Kübelwagen, prewar photo taken on a training ground

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Adler 12N-3G Kübelwagen with young officer, picture taken in 1939 near Brzeziny (Poland)

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Adler 12N-3G Kübelwagen, wartime photo probably taken on the Balkans

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Adler 12N-3G Kübelwagen of an infantry unit, wartime picture

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Adler 12N-3G Kübelwagen with resting soldiers, wartime picture

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Adler 3GD Kübelwagen, built from 1936 until 1940, prewar photo

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Adler 3GD Kübelwagen, built from 1936 until 1940, photo taken in May 1940 near Hautmont (Northern France)

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Adler 3GD Kübelwagen, built from 1936 until 1940, photo taken in 1940 near Loury (Northern France)

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Adler 3GD Kübelwagen, built from 1936 until 1940, with 3.7 cm anti-tank gun, location unknown

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Adler 3GD Kübelwagen, built from 1936 until 1940, photo taken during the German retreat in Romania in 1944

BMW_315_Kübelwagen_Galerie

BMW 315 Kübelwagen, prewar photo

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BMW 315 Kübelwagen, prewar photo

Hanomag_4-20_PS_Kübelwagen_Ausschnitt

Hanomag 4/20 HP Kübelwagen, built from 1930-31, prewar photo

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Hanomag 4/23 HP Kübelwagen, built from 1935-38, wartime photo

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Horch 830 R Kübelwagen, prewar photo taken on a Wehrmacht training ground

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Horch 830R Kübelwagen, wartime picture probably taken behind the Eastern front

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Horch 830R Kübelwagen of an infantry platoon belonging to the 10th Panzerdivision (Panzergruppe Guderian), wartime picture taken in Russia (1941-43)

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Horch 830R Kübelwagen hit by enemy fire, late wartime picture

mercedes_260_kubelwagen_gelandeprufung_galerie

Mercedes 260 „Stuttgart“ Kübelwagen, prewar photo taken on a training ground

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Mercedes-Benz 260 „Stuttgart“ Kübelwagen, wartime photo

Mercedes_320_Kübelwagen_Österreich_Galerie

Mercedes-Benz 320 Kübelwagen, photo taken in Austria c.1938/39

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Mercedes-Benz 320 Kübelwagen, wartime photo

Mercedes_170VK_Bulgarien_270541_Galerie

Mercedes 170 VK Kübelwagen of an infantry unit, photo taken in 1941 in Bulgaria

Phänomen_Kübelwagen_Ostfront_Ausschnitt

Phänomen Granit 25 H, photo taken at the eastern front

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Stoewer M12 RW Kübelwagen, prewar photo

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Stoewer M12 RW Kübelwagen, prewar picture taken in Bavaria

Stoewer_M12_RW_Kübelwagen_2_Ansbach_Foto_Berberich_Galerie

Stoewer M12 RW Kübelwagen, prewar picture taken in Bavaria

Stoewer_M12_RW_Kübelwagen_Normandie_1940_1_Galerie

Stoewer M12 RW Kübelwagen, wartime picture taken in Normandy

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Stoewer M12 RW Kübelwagen, Luftwaffe car, date and location unknown

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Stoewer M12 RW and Mittlerer Einheits-PKW, picture taken in Russia

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VW „Kübelwagen“, photo taken in Comino (Sicily) in March 1942

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Volkswagen Type 82 „Kübelwagen“, wartime picture taken in Southern Italy

Wanderer_W11_12-50 PS_Kübelwagen_Vorkrieg_Galerie

Wanderer W11 10/50 HP Kübelwagen, prewar picture

Wanderer_W11_12-60_PS_Kübelwagen_Galerie

Wanderer W11 12/60 HP, prewar photo