|GM retook the horsepower lead in 1965 with the introduction of the SD45 locomotive. They equipped it with a new 20 cylinder engine designed after a Japanese marine engine, the largest power plant ever used in a locomotive. The SD45 was able to generate 3600 H.P., a 20% improvement over the SD40 model.|
Navigates 0-31 curves.
Length 17 , height 4 .
6 wheel power trucks with traction tires.
Powered by dual motors.
Flywheel coasting action.
All metal gears.
Electronic 6-amp reverse board.
True Blast II digital horn and bell.
Durable ABS plastic shell.
Die-cast trucks, truck sides, pilots, and fuel tank.
Prototypical wire form handrails.
Die-cast operating couplers.