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Fresh from the editors of Model Railroad News, enjoy the latest news and releases covering model railroad products, equipment, rolling stock, and accessories in every scale, as well as the latest industry and hobby updates.


 

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

May 2, 2022

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

April 22, 2022

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.

Westerfield Models introduces 13200-series kits for C&NW/CMO 1921 single-sheathed boxcars in HO

March 25, 2022

Westerfield Models introduces 13200-series kits for C&NW/CMO 1921 single-sheathed boxcars in HO

A recent addition from Westerfield Models offers several versions of an early 20th century C&NW boxcar for HO.

TrainWorld has an Atlantic for the Southern Pacific coming in HO

March 19, 2022

TrainWorld has an Atlantic for the Southern Pacific coming in HO

Coming from TrainWorld this summer is a special exclusive Southern Pacific fantasy Atlantic 4-4-2 produced by Broadway Limited Imports.

Bachmann’s G-scale Dash 9 is soon to arrive

March 7, 2022

Bachmann’s G-scale Dash 9 is soon to arrive

Ready soon for garden railroad big hauling jobs… Bachmann will soon ship a 1:29 Dash 9 diesel locomotive.

ExactRail delivers new run of HO-scale Bethlehem 3483 hopper cars

February 28, 2022

ExactRail delivers new run of HO-scale Bethlehem 3483 hopper cars

ExactRail’s Platinum Series HO-scale 3483 hopper car returns with new run.

First look at KR Models HO-scale Shay steam locomotive

February 21, 2022

First look at KR Models HO-scale Shay steam locomotive

Early look at the coming HO-scale Shay steam locomotive replica from KR Models.

San Francisco streetcar in G-scale from LGB

February 12, 2022

San Francisco streetcar in G-scale from LGB

LGB’s new release of its G-scale San Francisco streetcar includes digital control and audio output.

TrainWorld Exclusives coming in N scale

December 27, 2021

TrainWorld Exclusives coming in N scale

Coming soon from TrainWorld are several exclusive N-scale releases produced by Broadway Limited Imports.

Rapido Trains announces all-new GP38 model for HO scale, plus M-420 variants, and Hudson steam

December 25, 2021

Rapido Trains announces all-new GP38 model for HO scale, plus M-420 variants, and Hudson steam

Rapido Trains announces an all-new tooling EMD GP38 diesel locomotive model for its HO-scale product line.