Fox Valley Models HO GP60 Diesel Locomotive Southern Pacific #9607 DCC Ready NIB
( factory picture shows another road # in this series)
Metal Grab Irons and Lift rings
Etched Metal Details
MU Hoses and Cables
Detailed Trucks and Underbody
Brass Bell and Horns
Smooth, Powerful Drive
EMD GP60 -a 4-axle diesel-electric locomotive built by General Motors Electro-Motive Division between 1985 and 1994. The GP60 was EMD's first engine that was classified as a third-generation locomotive. that monitored and managed a host of engine, cooling system and control functions. The engine's on-board microprocessors replaced hundreds of wiring circuits, dozens of relays and all but one module card, making it an improvement among EMD's engines.
Power was provided by a 16-cylinder 710G3A diesel engine, which could produce 3,800 horsepower. This locomotive was 59' 9 long and featured a 3,700 gallon fuel tank. A total of 294 GP60, 23 GP60B and 63 GP60M units were built by EMD.