OCTOBER 2019: Gulf, Mobile & Ohio’s mid-1960s motive power expansion included two orders of EMD SD40s, known as “Big Reds” on the railroad. Enjoy a comparison review of the latest Athearn Ready-To-Roll GM&O SD40 release with a previous one from 2008. How has this model changed in the last decade and how does the current release compare to the prototype? Find out in the October issue of Model Railroad News!
Atlas O offers a new production run for its impressive O-scale Pullman-Standard PS-1 50-foot plug door boxcar model decorated in Santa Fe’s iconic 1970s “Shock Control” paint scheme.
ScaleTrains.com will expand its Rivet Counter line in HO scale with the arrival of an all-new coil car model. Based on a Thrall/Trinity prototype, this popular steel hauler first entered service on North American railroads in the mid-1990s.