HO — Athearn will deliver its first group of Genesis 2.0 series Dash 9-44CW diesel locomotive models by the end of 2021. The model features all-new tooling and will be offered in BC Rail (red, white, and blue livery), Canadian National (“wet noodle” with North American map), BNSF (H1 and HII liveries with 1050 offered in “Primed for Grime” release), Chicago & North Western, and Union Pacific (with lettering variation for 9702). In addition, Athearn will offer the standard cab Norfolk Southern Dash 9-40C with three road numbers.
The fully assembled Dash 9s will be available with Digital Command Control and SoundTraxx Tsunami 2 audio. Features will include illuminated number boards, see-through pilot steps, functioning ground lights, spinning bearing caps, and more.
Check with your hobby dealer for pricing and availability.
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