The Sd.Kfz.251 half-track was an armored fighting vehicle designed and first built by the Hanomag company during the second World War. Its purpose was to transport the panzergrenadiers of the German mechanized infantry corps into battle. Sd.Kfz. 251's were the most widely produced German half-tracks of the war, with over 15,000 vehicles produced, plus variants from various other manufacturers. They were commonly referred to as "Hanomags" by both German and Allied soldiers. Pieces are suitable for use with the Zvezda Art of Tactic expandable board game.