GE P32ACDM Review

Hello, one and all. Welcome to another review. Continuing with Amtrak Month (the unofficial name), we will review Amtrak's current dual mode locomotive, the GE P32ACDM. The General Electric model P32ACDM is a dual mode locomotive built by General Electric for both Amtrak and the Metro North Commuter Railroad in New York. They are one... Continue Reading →

EMD F40PH Review

Hello everyone, welcome back to another locomotive review. For this review, we will look at the locomotive that made Amtrak a force to be reckoned with. The EMD model F40PH! HISTORY In 1971, Amtrak was created by the federal government to take over America's aging passenger rail business. During this time, the railroad used an... Continue Reading →

ACS-64 Review

Hello all, it's time for another review of a locomotive. Seeing as how you liked my review of the Siemens SC-44 Charger, lets look at Siemens's other locomotive, the Amtrak Cities Sprinter (ACS-64) The Siemens ACS-64 (Amtrak Cities Sprinter) is the modern Amtrak electric locomotive used on the Northeast and Keystone Corridor and replaced the... Continue Reading →

SC-44 Review

Hello everyone, it's time for a review. Today, I'll be reviewing the Siemens SC-44 Charger locomotive. Keep in mind, as of this posting, the locomotive is still in testing stages, and not yet a revenue service engine! The Siemens SC-44 Charger is a modern diesel electric built by Siemens, the same people behind the Amtrak... Continue Reading →

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