Model Details

Virgin High Speed Train

U.K.
43193 43103

Virgin High Speed Train

Years Released: 2005 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 1 year.

Model: Virgin High Speed Train
Running Number: 43193 43103
Category: Train Packs
Train Packs
Locomotive Class: Class 43
Class 43
Designer: British Railways
Class Information: HST Class 253 train sets were introduced on the Western Region in 1975. Subsequent success of design has seen the trains used through-out the Britain and still in use today. A modified XPT design was exported to Australia in 1982. Previously known as Class 253/254. More...
Weight: 70 tons
Purpose: High Speed Express Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: BO-BO
BO-BO
Model Information: ---
Models Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:

2005

2005
Company: VT - Virgin Trains
Logo: Virgin Logo
Logo Years: ---
Virgin Trains
Livery: Virgin Red
Virgin Red
Livery Details: Red with black ends and three distinct white stripes.
Company Information: Virgin Trains was formed during the privatisation of British Rail.

Model Ranking:
Current: 3383 - July 2017
Previous: 3320 - June 2017
Movement: (-63)

Model Year Details (1)

YEAR CAT MODEL
2005 R.2298B 2005
Virgin High Speed Train

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Model Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
2005 Scale length Mk3 coaches are featured in this edition of the Virgin HST, as operated on West Coast routes to the North since 1996/97. Like all Train Packs, the coaches have specially produced running numbers, with the locomotive and dummy power car specially liveried to match, including wheels in the same blackened finish as the coach wheels. Model features working headlights that operate in the direction of travel. Note that this train is only suitable to run on second radius curved track or greater.

Price List

YEAR UK PRICE
2005 £95.00

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R.2298B - Virgin High Speed Train - 2005
R.2298B Virgin High Speed Train - 2005


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