Hornby R3958

FGW, Class 43 HST Train Pack - Era 10

Manufacturer catalogue image

Prototype Era
Era 10 (2005 to 2015) Rebuilding of the Railways

Manufacturer description
Early April 2006 was when "FirstGroup" secured the redefined Greater Western franchise. The train had undergone a colour change from blue to purple with striking, defining horizontal lines.

Catalogue listing

Brand:
Hornby
Product Code:
R3958
RRP:
£299.99
Release date:
2021

Model details

Finish
Painted
Colour
Blue
DCC status
DCC Ready 8 pin socket
Gauge
OO
Livery
First Great Western
Minimum radius curve
2nd Radius (438mm)
Motor
5 Pole Skew wound
Running numbers
43098, 43087

Prototype information

Introduced
1976
Locomotive class*
Class 43
Operator
First Great Western
Wheel arrangement
BO-BO
Max speed
125 mph
Designer
BREL
Motive power
Diesel
Built
1975-1982
Total produced
197

* Class names often change over the lifespan of a locomotive, so this is not necessarily the class name used by the operator in the period modelled.

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