This prototype was built by the Budd Company in 1952 for the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (THE NEW HAVEN) in 1952 as #23.  This car became Penn Central #68, then Amtrak #18, then Metro North #18, then New York, Susquehanna & Western #M-5.   CSRR acquired the car in 2008.  The car is an RDC-1 and is self-propelled using two Detroit 6-110 diesel engines coupled to Allis Chalmers automatic transmissions.  The car develops a combined 550 HP.  It is used at the railroad during shoulder seasons and is available for charter most anytime during our operating season.

Date released: 2017
Price: $275.00
While supplies last!

To order, call us at 1-800-232-5251 or (603) 356-5251, or email our Brass Whistle Gift Shop