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!

Book Review: Mike Bednar’s Railroad Life

Book Review: Mike Bednar’s Railroad Life

Veteran railroader Mike Bednar shares his experiences of working for the Lehigh Valley RAilroad in eastern Pennsylvania in the 1970s.


Santa Fe RR-75 50-foot Plug Door Boxcar from Atlas O

Santa Fe RR-75 50-foot Plug Door Boxcar from Atlas O

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.


Broadway Limited delivers SD70ACe for N scale

Broadway Limited delivers SD70ACe for N scale

Broadway Limited Imports delivered its first production of N-scale SD70ACe diesel locomotives with more than a dozen paint schemes covering a variety of contemporary Norfolk Southern and Union Pacific roster members.


ScaleTrains.com announces Thrall/Trinity coil car in HO scale

ScaleTrains.com announces Thrall/Trinity coil car in HO scale

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.


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