Upcoming Products, 3/2012

News and announcements for Penn Central modelers for March 2012:

HO Scale

Athearn has announced a run of Penn Central GP9s in their Genesis line. The locomotives will be available in four numbers with varying paint schemes, with and without Tsunami sound. The models are due to be delivered in November 2012 and have an MSRP of $289.98 for the sound-equipped versions and $189.98 for the non-sound ones.

Rapido Trains will be releasing Osgood Bradley 10-window coaches painted for Penn Central. These are models of ex-New Haven passenger cars that are expected to be available by the end of April. Individual cars (Walthers 606-109072) are priced at $79.95 MSRP, while a 3-pack of cars (Walthers 606-109073) is priced at $234.95 MSRP.

N Scale

Trainworx Inc. has shipped 86' 8-door high cube auto parts boxcars decorated for Penn Central. These cars have an MSRP of $29.95 each and are available in four numbers (Walthers 744-285201, 744-285202, 744-285203, and 744-285204).