Railway Company: CIWL
Gauge: H0 1:87
Length: 72.7 cm
Märklin 42791 Simplon Orient Express Train Passenger Car Set 2
Prototype: 3 different four-axle sleeping cars painted and lettered for the Compagnie Internationale des Wagons-Lits et des Grands Express Européens (CIWL) / International Sleeping Car Company, for the Simplon Orient Express. Each in a steel blue paint scheme. The cars look as they did at the beginning of the Thirties.
Model: The models are finely constructed with many separately applied details. The cars have different car numbers. All of the cars have factory-installed LED interior lighting and factory-installed current-conducting close couplers that can be uncoupled. The interior lighting is powered by a pickup shoe on one baggage car in the 42790 car set. The current-conducting close couplers can be replaced by current-conducting fixed drawbars included in the set. Total length over the buffers 72.7 cm / 28-5/8″.
- Anniversary of 100 Years of the Simplon Orient Express 1919-2019.
- Factory-installed LED interior lighting.
- Current-conducting couplers between the individual cars.
Summer New Items 2019
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