Model: Era V, the cars come with a metal insert for a low center of gravity. The train comes with a built-in DCC decoder in an 8-pole NEM digital connector, and with a sound effects circuit. Conventional operation can be done with the diode plugs included with the train. 5-pole motor in the dining car, both trucks powered. 4 traction tires. The headlights / marker lights will work in conventional operation and can be controlled digitally. Operating sounds of the train in motion and other different operating sounds as well as acceleration and braking delay can be controlled digitally. The engineer's cabs have interior details. There are special close couplings with a guide mechanism and electrical connections between the cars. The interior lighting is maintenance-free LED's. The pantographs work mechanically but are not wired to take power from catenary.
Train length 1,422 mm / 56".
Additional intermediate cars will be available later.
A similar model in an AC version can be found in the Märklin assortment under item no. 37783.