DECEMBER 2017: All new Tier 4 GEVOs in HO scale from Intermountain and ScaleTrains are the cover story in the December issue of Model Railroad News! We also check out On30 drop-bottom gondolas from San Juan Car Co., new Husky-Stack cars in N scale from Micro-Trains, and new downtown buildings in HO scale from City Classics. See your dealer or subscribe today!
Lionel’s HO Polar Express Berkshire 2-8-4 steam locomotive model arrives assembled and comes with a LionChief remote control. The model will operate under standard DC, DCC, as well as with its provided remote. A six-pin cable and drawbar connect the locomotive and tender for operation.
Much has been written about Lionel and its place in history. The upcoming holiday season, along with Model Railroad News’ examination of the latest group of Lionel releases for the HO market, presents an excellent opportunity to take a look back. There is far too much history to cover in “From the Archive,” but here’s a brief journey through Lionel’s history with HO model trains.