LGB is celebrating its 50th anniversary together with the Preßnitztalbahn in Jöhstadt, Germany on may 19th – 21st 2018.The locomotives running on this narrow gauge railway will have a special birthday logo during the celebration weekend. LGB has created 5 locomotives of the IVk 99 1568-7 with this special logo. These models are being auctioned here. So if you want to be one of the lucky winners to own one of these 5 unique models, all bearing the celebration Logo and coming together with a certificate, you may bid on the form below. Here you can find the current timetable 2018.
Join in the bidding. Five "Jöhstadt" special models of the IVK 99 1568-7 are ready to be auctioned. This is a model of the Meyer locomotive, class IVk, in the version of the "Rekolok" / "Rebuilt Locomotive" in use on the DR. It has a prototypical paint and lettering scheme for Era IV. Two powerful Bühler motors mounted in ball bearings drive all of the wheel sets. Traction tires. The locomotive has an mfx/DCC decoder with many sound and light functions, headlights that change over with the direction of travel, cab lighting, and a smoke unit. Length over the buffers 48 cm / 18-7/8".
This beautiful locomotive from LGB is being produced in a one-time series and is limited worldwide to 5 units with special imprinting. Each locomotive will come with a certificate with the number 1 to 5. The opening bid is € 999.00 Euros. The online auction ends on May 31, 2018. The five highest bids will each receive a special model.
Auction Start: April 10, 2018
Auction End: May 31, 2018
Here is how to enter your bid:
If there are several bids at the same amount, the earliest bid entered will win. The five highest bids will each receive a special model.
So, have a lot of fun bidding on our five unique special models! The proceeds of the auction will benefit the Presnitztal Railroad.
The winners of this auction are invited to receive the auctioned model on the Märklin Open House Day on September 14 and 15, 2018 in person from the Märklin management. Alternatively, we would be happy to send you the locomotive.
Auction Highest Bid: 3,011, - EUR
The five winners were informed by us. Please understand that we are only allowed to publish the names of the winners after consultation.
The entire auction proceeds benefit the Preßnitztalbahn.
We thank all participants of our LGB anniversary auction.