Bachmann renews its ‘V2’ for 'OO' gauge

Bachmann renews its ‘V2’

The Gresley ‘V2’ has been a longstanding part of the Bachmann range, but it was in need of fresh attention and that is exactly what has happened. MIKE WILD inspects the all-new LNER 2-6-2 for ‘OO’.

When Bachmann came bowling into the model railway scene at the end of the 1980s one of its first ready-to-run locomotives was the Gresley ‘V2’ 2-6-2 which arrived in the first years of the 1990s.

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