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The 39M Csaba is a Hungarian armoured car designed in the 1930s and put in service in 1939 till the end of the war. 'Csaba' is a Hungarian name, the name was chosen as it is one of the names of Attila the Hun's sons.

The Csaba underwent trials in 1939, which it passed. The Hungarian Army placed an order for 61, and another order for 40 was placed in 1940. Of the 101 in service, only 20 were used as fighting vehicles, the remainder served as command cars or reconnaissance vehicles.


39M Csaba

Standard model.

40M Csaba

Command version.

Hungarian Land Vehicles of WWII - Tracked
Light Tanks Standard Light Tanks 35M Tankette38M Toldi I41M Toldi II42M Toldi IIa43M Toldi IIIStraussler V-3Straussler V-4
Medium Tanks Standard Medium Tanks 40M Turán I41M Turán II43M Turán III44M Tas
Self-Propelled Guns Self-Propelled Anti-Aircraft Guns 40M Nimród
Tank Destroyers 44M Zrínyi ITas RohamlövegToldi Páncélvadász
Self-Propelled Gun / Assault Gun 40/43M Zrínyi II
Other Fully Tracked Vehicles Medical Lehel SToldi Orvosi
Transport & Towing Lehel A
Hungarian Land Vehicles of WWII - Halftracks
Transport & Towing 37M
Hungarian Land Vehicles of WWII - Wheeled
Armoured / Scout / Patrol Cars 39M Csaba
Command Vehicles 40M Csaba
Transport & Towing 38M Botond