NYC Streamlined Hudson
New York Central
No. 5095-02 -1980 Release
For 1981, AHM lists this model as NEW however it appears to be the same
as offering prior to this listing.
The debut of this classic New York Central steam
engine in the AHM line dates to early 1972. Railroad Model Craftsman magazine first reviews the Streamlined Hudson
in its April 1972 Test Track column. The 1972 retail price is listed as being $37.98 for this impressive model.
In 1977, you could have bought this NYC
Streamlined Hudson for $89.98. For 1980, AHM lists this steam engine with a $198.98. Along with the rest of the
Rivarossi-made steam engines in the line, 1981 is the final year you'll find them in the AHM catalog.
Above is AHM's parts diagram for the Streamlined
Hudson. You may click on any thumbnail image to open a large version for best viewing.