Welcome to Model Railroad News’ Extra Board! Here you’ll find some of our favorite special news features and historical anecdotes about the model railroad industry.
October 29, 2020
Athearn Roundhouse plans an October 2021 delivery for a new group of enhanced F7s.
October 28, 2020
Canadian Pacific took delivery of 42 “Manor” series sleeping cars from Budd in the mid-1950s. Rapido Trains announces a new “Stainless Steel” series release for HO scale.
October 24, 2020
Bachmann’s J Class 4-8-4 returns with a DCC Sound Value on Board edition. Model Railroad News’ Justin Sobeck takes a look at this N-scale release.
October 23, 2020
Micro-Trains has several holiday-themed releases for the 2020 season in N- and Z-scale.
October 21, 2020
Rapido Trains delivers a collection of Canadian railroads for its highly-detailed HO-scale Budd RDC models.
October 17, 2020
The 1990s era flat-radiator EMD SD70M is back from Kato in N scale with four road names delivering between now and spring 2021.
October 16, 2020
Bowser’s next run of HO-scale 40-foot steel boxcars are planned for Fall 2021 delivery with a November 27, 2020 pre-order deadline.
October 11, 2020
“Narrow Gauge in the Americas” is the third volume in the Narrow Gauge Album series.
October 10, 2020
Check out Apogee Loco Works and its growing collection of HO-scale resin printed shells for unique and uncommon prototypes
October 9, 2020
East Coast Circuits offers eight different custom lighted HO-scale Dodge Charger vehicles