It’s about time the FCPyF had some modern rolling stock.

Nothing says “South American Railroad” to me more than the autoferro. Rail-buses are common the world over, even in the UK we have the infamous “Pacers” built from Leyland National body parts on a freight wagon chassis, but in Latin America they really do look like buses!

The cash-strapped Pampas and Fernandez is always on the lookout for a bargain so one of these has been purchased. It’s even got free international postage from China, I do not know how they make money out of it! There are a couple of spare diesel mechanisms on hand that should fit under the bus but I will have to wait until it arrives before adapting one of them for the job.


About Bob Hughes

Ex railwayman, life long railway modeller, lover of real ale and spicy food.
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