MAY 2022: Aaron Adams examines what may be the hottest new locomotive model in HO right now — Bachmann’s Siemens ALC-42 diesel locomotive decorated for Amtrak 301 in “Day One” special livery. This is another Siemens Charger variant new to Bachmann’s catalog and comes with DCC and Train Control Systems’ WOWSound. All this and more in the May issue of Model Railroad News!

Heartland Hobby commissions exclusive Rapido Trains’ E-unit run in HO scale

Heartland Hobby commissions exclusive Rapido Trains’ E-unit run in HO scale

A special collection of HO-scale Rapido Trains E-units will be available through hobby dealers that buy from Heartland Hobby Wholesale.


HO SD70M-2s delivering in late May from Athearn Genesis

HO SD70M-2s delivering in late May from Athearn Genesis

Athearn’s HO-scale Genesis SD70M-2 will return with a new production run due in May 2022.


About That Stock Car

About That Stock Car

What’s the prototype for this vintage-tooling Atlas N-scale stock car?


From The Archive: The Milwaukee Road Bucket List Steam Locomotive

From The Archive: The Milwaukee Road Bucket List Steam Locomotive

Have you seen an example of Rivarossi’s 1950s era Hiawatha steam locomotive model? It’s an uncommon release to find today.


Freight Car Variety Atlas Master and Trainman releases in N scale

Freight Car Variety Atlas Master and Trainman releases in N scale

There are several recent releases from Atlas featuring freight car models for N scale.


Day One … Plus 365 More! Amtrak 301 from Bachmann in HO scale

Day One … Plus 365 More! Amtrak 301 from Bachmann in HO scale

Bachmann’s latest HO-scale Siemens Charger includes newly tooled features to reproduce the newest members of the fleet.


Canadian Pacific Special Livery  SD70ACU from Athearn Genesis in HO scale

Canadian Pacific Special Livery SD70ACU from Athearn Genesis in HO scale

Athearn’s HO-scale Genesis 2.0 SD70ACU decorated for a Canadian Pacific special livery roster member is an eye-catcher!


Prototype Profile: U30C

Prototype Profile: U30C

General Electric’s U30C is included in a recent delivery of Atlas Master series HO-scale releases. Which phase is the model and which roads owned U30Cs?


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