News

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.


 

Woodland’s Utility System and Substation

May 24, 2021

Woodland’s Utility System and Substation

Woodland Scenics’ Utility System offers several releases reproduced across HO, N, and O scale.

InterMountain Railway Santa Fe Bicentennial SD45-2s will be exclusive to The N Scale Enthusiast

May 17, 2021

InterMountain Railway Santa Fe Bicentennial SD45-2s will be exclusive to The N Scale Enthusiast

The N Scale Enthusiast will exclusively offer InterMountain Railway-made Santa Fe Bicentennial SD45-2s for early 2022 delivery.

AutoFlood III coal hopper coming to HO from Rapido Trains

May 17, 2021

AutoFlood III coal hopper coming to HO from Rapido Trains

Rapido Trains announces an all-new HO-scale freight car will present the contemporary AutoFlood III coal hopper for 2022 release.

Athearn shares news on a trio of upcoming projects for HO scale

May 13, 2021

Athearn shares news on a trio of upcoming projects for HO scale

Three projects are in the works for future announcement, production, and delivery from Athearn.

Rapido Trains announces FPA-2u/FPB-2u for HO

May 13, 2021

Rapido Trains announces FPA-2u/FPB-2u for HO

Reservations are being accepted now through mid-September, 2021, for Rapido Trains planned HO-scale FPA-2u/FPB-2u diesel locomotive model.

Chevrolet’s mid-1970s downsized Caprice/Impala coming to HO from Rapido Trains

May 13, 2021

Chevrolet’s mid-1970s downsized Caprice/Impala coming to HO from Rapido Trains

Chevy’s 1977-1990 B-body Caprice and Impala vehicles are coming to HO scale from Rapido Trains.

Enhancements for Erie Lackawanna SD45s from ScaleTrains.com

May 12, 2021

Enhancements for Erie Lackawanna SD45s from ScaleTrains.com

ScaleTrains.com announces enhancements to its coming production of Rivet Counter HO-scale SD45s decorated for Erie Lackawanna.

Rapido Trains announces HO-scale barrel ore hoppers

May 10, 2021

Rapido Trains announces HO-scale barrel ore hoppers

Rapido Trains will produce Canadian barrel-type ore hoppers in HO scale in two styles.

Prodigy series returns to stock from MRC

May 6, 2021

Prodigy series returns to stock from MRC

MRC announces several Prodigy systems and other DCC items are back in stock.

Spring Creek Model Trains Hosts Annual Free-mo Weekend

May 5, 2021

Spring Creek Model Trains Hosts Annual Free-mo Weekend

Spring Creek Model Trains hosted a spring 2021 Free-mo event for model railroad enthusiasts.