Kato has announced a second run of their updated SD45 mechanism. The model will be available in ATSF Warbonnet, Southern Pacific “Speed Lettering” and Union Pacific with two road numbers each. Expect models to arrive in hobby stores some time in October.  More information on Kato’s SD45 can be found on their website HERE.


Kato has also announced a third run of of their stellar Santa Fe Super Chief passenger set with all new road names and numbers. Kato will also release another run of their F7 locomotives also with new road numbers and available in F7A and F7B units. Expect to see this new run in hobbies stores in October as well. More information on Kato’s Super Chief can be found HERE