The Metroblitz train was a high speed train in South Africa that started service in 1984. The Metroblitz would usually consist of two 12E electric locomotives and 8 coaches.
The Metroblitz was stopped due to poor cost recovery and disruption to other slower train services.
Description: 12E Metroblitz electric locomotive.
Scale: HO (1:87)
Length (without couplers): Approx. 165 mm
Wheel configuration : Bo-bo
Chassis: Frateschi made chassis with double flywheel motor.
Body: Resin cast
SAR Model Trains by SARM are manufactured in South Africa.