Italian company ACME already announced train Mostar-Dalmacija express on fair in Novegru in september 2019 (https://pegomodel.si/2019-10-06/acme-55237-55238-mostar-dalmacija-express/) consisting of two 3 car sets. This year, on Toyfair in Nürnbergu at the end of january 2020 they announced also the third set with no. 55247. This set adds the following cars to the whole train:
JŽ sleeping car
JŽ car with seats with 1st and 2nd class
DB baggage car
Since we expect all sets soon we already gather preordes. The exact release date will be published later as well as price (it should be around 180 EUR per set).
Simplon express with designation EX220 or 221 was once a long international train which drove from Paris through Italy to Yugoslavia, moreprecisely Belgrade. ACME put the train in the year 1973 and 3 sets of this train are already available. This is now set number 4 with two JŽ cars and one Italian (FS) car. This set should be available on November 2019 and estimated price should be 190 EUR. We already accept preorders for this set.
A train Mostar-Dalmacija express was one of many international trains that connected Europe with former Yugoslavia. The train was driving from Stuttgart through Austria, Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina to the city of Kardeljevo (todays Ploče, Croatia) at Adriatic sea in mid Dalmatia. The designatior for the car was D296 or D297 depending on the driving direction. It was also one of the longest trains, for example in 1989 it had 11 cars with home station in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Italian company ACME announces 2 sets in scale H0, each consisting of 3 passenger cars which should be on sale in november 2019. We already accept preorders for them and the expected price per set is around 190 EUR.
ACME announced that a model of JŽ couchette car with three colour stripes along the car is now available. The revision of this car is from 2000 and thus it is from Ep. V. The car used to be in international trains, for example it was driving through Croatia and Slovenia in IC Sava.
The model is available in our shop, we accept orders through webform or e-mail. The price is 64,50 EUR.
ACME introduced a H0 model of JŽ couchette car type Bautzen on the toyfair in Nürnbergu 2018. In former Yugoslavia (SFRJ) existed only one such car. This car came in Yugoslavia in late 1980’s with some train under BDŽ (Bulgarian state railways) and was involved in the accident. The car was damaged so it was written of by BDŽ to be later repaired in the company Gredelj in Zagreb. It was in use on JŽ for some years and then it was scrapped (source forum malezeljeznice.net ).
This car is available from the begining of May 2018 for 40,50 EUR. You can order this car through webform in this website.
Company ACME presented set of 2 SŽ cars on the Toyfair in Nürnberg 2018 under the art. no. 55181. This is a set consisting of two SŽ white cars with blue and turquoise stripe with seats, one mixed class (AB) and one 2nd class.This livery was introduced by SŽ in the beginning of 1990’s and was in use till the mid 2000’s. The cars were in use on domestic as well on many international trains like IC Croatia, Venezia Express, Simplon Express etc.
This set is now available, the price is 126,95 EUR. You can order it through web form on this website.
The well known model railways manufacturer ACME announced release of two passenger cars type GOŠA UIC-Y in H0 scale. The cars are painted in a livery that appeared in 1991/92 and was in use until 2005. The cars are painted in white with grey skirt and two green stripes. These cars were in use for domestic and also international trains.
The estimated release is late december 2017-january 2018 and price is 62,60 EUR each but in a preorder action valid until December 17th, 2017 the price is a bit lower. You can preorder these cars using the web form on this website.
Some photos of these cars in international trains from the internet: