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New model trains for the week of October 22, 2015

Check out the latest new products in HO, N, O, and Z scales!
Athearn HO scale Electro-Motive Division GP7 diesel locomotive
Athearn HO scale Electro-Motive Division GP7 diesel locomotive
HO scale locomotives
Electro-Motive Division GP7 and GP9R diesel locomotives with head-end power. Chicago & North Western (GP7 with high short hood, GP9R with chopped short hood). Two road numbers per body style. Road-number-specific details, wire grab irons, and detailed cab interior. Direct-current model, $189.98; with dual-mode SoundTraxx sound decoder, $289.98. Genesis series. Athearn Trains, 310-763-7140, www.athearn.com

Electro-Motive Division mid-production SD40-2 diesel locomotive. Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe (nose headlight) and Burlington Northern (cab headlight). Two road numbers per scheme. Factory-installed grab irons and handrails, directional golden-white light-emitting diode headlights, and speaker housing in fuel tank. Direct-current model, $190; with ESU LokSound sound decoder, $290. Kato USA Inc., 847-781-9500, www.katousa.com

General Electric U25C diesel locomotive. New road names: Atlantic Coast Line (two road numbers) and Penn Central (three numbers). Plastic-and-brass construction with die-cast metal chassis, separately applied detail parts, and detailed cab interior with crew figures. Direct-current model, $199.95; with dual-mode Train Control Systems WOWDiesel decoder, $299.95. Korea Brass USA, 215-257-2535, www.korea-brass-usa.com
Athearn HO scale FMC 60-foot double-door boxcar
Athearn HO scale FMC 60-foot double-door boxcar
HO scale freight cars
FMC 60-foot double-door boxcar. Golden West Service, St. Louis Southwestern (brown or Golden West Service patchout), and Union Pacific (with SSW reporting marks). Three road numbers per scheme. Wire grab irons, etched-metal crossover platforms, and McHenry scale couplers. $39.98. Ready-to-Roll. Athearn Trains, 310-763-7140, www.athearn.com

American Car & Foundry 89’-4” flatcar. New paint schemes: Alaska RR; Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe; Denver & Rio Grande Western; Department of Defense; Florida East Coast; TTX (Pennsy heritage); and Union Pacific (maintenance of way). Three road numbers per scheme. Two different hitch styles, container pedestals, and Accumate couplers. $44.95. Second quarter 2016. Master Line. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880, www.atlasrr.com

American Car & Foundry 5,701-cubic-foot-capacity covered hopper. New paint schemes. Plastics hopper: Chevron Phillips Chemical, Georgia Gulf Plaquemine Division, Norchem, and Oxy Vinyls. Grain hopper: Dependable Feeds, GE Railcar (USLX reporting marks), Penn Central, and Southern Pacific (fictional paint scheme). Three road numbers per scheme. Etched-metal running boards, longitudinal mounted air reservoir, and 100-ton roller-bearing trucks. $41.95. Second quarter 2016. Master Line. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880, www.atlasrr.com
Walthers HO scale Union Pacific 85-foot American Car & Foundry baggage cars
Walthers HO scale Union Pacific 85-foot American Car & Foundry baggage cars
HO scale passenger cars
Union Pacific 85-foot American Car & Foundry baggage car. Numbers 5769 (American flag scheme, $79.98) and 6334 (Art Lockman, $69.98). Factory-installed wire grab irons, sprung diaphragms, and Proto-Max couplers. WalthersProto. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com
HO scale details and accessories
45-foot Pines trailer. New paint schemes: Painted white with reflective stripes but unlettered, Seaboard System, Transamerica Distribution, and Xtra Intermodal. New trailer numbers: Preferred Pool 45, Vermont Ry., Xtra Intermodal, and Xtra Lease. Two numbers per scheme. Raised and lowered landing gear; hinge, latch, and rivet detail; and rolling wheels. $24.95. Second quarter 2016. Master Line. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880, www.atlasrr.com
N scale freight cars
American Car & Foundry 5,701-cubic-foot-capacity covered hopper. New paint schemes. Plastics hopper: Chevron Phillips Chemical, Georgia Gulf Plaquemine Division, Norchem, and Oxy Vinyls. Grain hopper: Dependable Feeds, GE Railcar (USLX reporting marks), Penn Central, and Southern Pacific (fictional paint scheme). Three road numbers per scheme. Etched-metal running boards, longitudinal mounted air reservoir, and 100-ton roller-bearing trucks. $25.95. Second quarter 2016. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880, www.atlasrr.com
N scale details and accessories
45-foot Pines trailer. New paint schemes: Painted white with reflective stripes but unlettered, Seaboard System, Transamerica Distribution, and Xtra Intermodal. New trailer numbers: Preferred Pool 45, Vermont Ry., Xtra Intermodal, and Xtra Lease. Two numbers per scheme. Raised and lowered landing gear; hinge, latch, and rivet detail; and rolling wheels. $19.95. Second quarter 2016. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880, www.atlasrr.com
O scale passenger cars
California Zephyr dome chair car. New paint scheme: Alaska RR (two road numbers). New car names: Amtrak (Silver Lariat and Silver Saddle). Re-issues: Chicago, Burlington & Quincy (Silver Bridle and Silver Lariat); Denver & Rio Grande Western (Silver Bronco and Silver Pony); and Western Pacific (Silver Dollar and Silver Feather).
Also available painted silver but unlettered. Track or self-contained battery power for interior lighting; detailed underbody; and sprung, die-cast metal trucks. $164.95. Third quarter 2016. Atlas O, 908-687-9590, www.atlaso.com

California Zephyr dome chair car with conductor’s window. Alaska RR (one road number); Amtrak (Silver Ranch and Silver Rifle); Chicago, Burlington & Quincy (Silver Rifle); Denver & Rio Grande Western (Silver Colt); and Western Pacific (Silver Sage). Also available painted silver but unlettered. Track or self-contained battery power for interior lighting; detailed underbody; and sprung, die-cast metal trucks. $164.95. Third quarter 2016. Atlas O, 908-687-9590, www.atlaso.com
American Z Line Electro-Motive Division E8 diesel locomotive
American Z Line Electro-Motive Division E8 diesel locomotive
Z scale locomotives
Electro-Motive Division E8 diesel locomotive. New paint scheme: Southern Ry. Four road numbers. Prototype-specific details, can motor with dual flywheels, and extra front truck with coupler. Price to be announced. American Z Line, 614-764-1703, www.americanzline.com
American Z Line Johnstown America BethGon Coalporters
American Z Line Johnstown America BethGon Coalporters
Z scale freight cars
Johnstown America BethGon Coalporters. New paint scheme: Wisconsin Electric. Eight road numbers (two four-packs). Coal load, AutoLatch couplers, and blackened metal wheelsets. Price to be announced. American Z Line, 614-764-1703, www.americanzline.com
American Z Line Trinity 17,600-gallon corn syrup tank cars
American Z Line Trinity 17,600-gallon corn syrup tank cars
Trinity 17,600-gallon corn syrup tank car. New road numbers: Archer Daniels Midland. Injection-molded plastic model with metal wheelsets and AutoLatch couplers. Two single cars and one four-pack. Price to be announced. American Z Line, 614-764-1703, www.americanzline.com
Decals
Piedmont & Northern N scale boxcars. Four “canned” road numbers, number jumble, “Service with Courtesy” slogan, road name, road numbers for sides and ends, and dimensional and end data. Each set completes one car. $2.99 postpaid. Great Decals, 703-272-8190, www.greatdecals.com

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