it's not a nod, and you are all delusional and this isn't even my words, 100 % on the old forums SAID IT'S THE GENERALS humvee, you guys just now gang up on the obvious. EA had no connection to TD, they just added husks from Generals for the heck of it. I'm sure one of you also said it back then but now just jump on the bandwagon. The C&C3 husk has no similarities whatsoever to the TD humvee which looks nothing like it.
Try finding any similarities to this unit:
Looks nothing like this.