LGB has delivered the Saxon Type VII K steam locomotive at the end of December, and the first impression videos are now available on YouTube. Have a look here.
Source: YouTube – LGB Maienstein Modellbahn
The locomotive is already sold out the factory, but may still be available at retailers. Art.No. 21480, MSRP € 1.590,00.
Today, PIKO announced their G scale new items for 2022. Besides new items, prices have been increased across the board for all items (rolling stock, track, accessories).
Link: PIKO G New Items / Neuheiten 2022 (PDF brochure at the top of the page, item list will be updated throughout the day)
MBW Modellbahnen has shipped their first 1 Scale DB BR 80 steam locomotives this month.
A video from YouTube user “Alexander Lösch” shows the new model:
Source: YouTube – Alexander Lösch
On the (German) MBW forum, some photos of the model were posted as well.
Source: Sascha Thomas on MBW-Forum.de
Not too long ago, LGB announced they will produce the RhB “Capricorn” railcar in G scale for 2022.
Kiss Modellbahnen Schweiz now announces a premium 2m scale model of the railcar as well, yet of course in a much more premium fashion (and price).
- 610 3111 – Electric Multiple Unit, Type ABe 4/16 Capricorn, RhB, Era VI, Red, #3111 “Piz Ela” [Limited Edition, 15 pcs]
- 610 3112 – Electric Multiple Unit, Type ABe 4/16 Capricorn, RhB, Era VI, Red, #3112 “Schesaplana” [Limited Edition, 15 pcs]
- 610 3113 – Electric Multiple Unit, Type ABe 4/16 Capricorn, RhB, Era VI, Red, #3113 “Calanda” [Limited Edition, 20 pcs]
- 610 3133 – Electric Multiple Unit, Type ABe 4/16 Capricorn, RhB, Era VI, Champagne, #3133 “Piz Palü” – [Limited Edition, 10 pcs] – Already Sold Out
MSRP: € 10.540,00.
Read More: Rhaetian Railway – Capricorn Railcar
Source: Kiss Modellbahnen Schweiz
LGB recently delivered the RhB Type Ge 6/6 I “Krokodil” electric locomotive in their “High End” line. The Krokodil has been delivered in two variants:
- LGB 26600 Electric Locomotive, Type Ge 6/6 I “Krokodil”, Brown, #414 RhB, Era VI – € 3.590,00
- LGB 26602 Electric Locomotive, Type Ge 6/6 I “Krokodil”, Blue, #412 RhB, Era V (LGB/Bemo Exclusive Livery 2005-2008) – € 3.590,00
YouTube channel “StefansGartenbahn” posted a first impression video in cooperation with German shop FGB-Berlin.
Source: YouTube – StefansGartenbahn
Another version of the “High End” Krokodil will be announced early next year (I assume) in an ever more special iridescent paint scheme. It’s shown in the YouTube video below together with a (German) interview with LGB/Märklin staff.
Source: YouTube – Spaßbahn Dekoder