We have learned, that our last years club model – series 95 steam locomotive – has won for the 3rd time a prize this year. Publishing house VG Bahn with its magazines Eisenbahn Journal, Modelleisenbahner, MIBA und Züge had their readers voting about the best models for 2016 and awarded Märklin “King of the mountains” model series 95 with a “golden rail” award. We’re very happy about this new award and want to say “Thank you very much” to all readers and model railroaders who voted for us. “This victory in the steam locomotives category – the most important category for model railroads due to its filigree details – is a huge honor for us. The whole company will be delighted about this appreciation of their efforts!” stated Wolfrad Bächle, CEO of Märklin responsible for Development and production during the awards ceremony. “We’re going to put all our efforts in the developments of our next steam locomotives to meet the expectations of our customers with another masterpiece – stay curious for our next announcements. Again a big ‘Thank you very much for your loyalty’”.
Furthermore we have been awarded with more golden rails for the following products from our company: In category Cars 0/1/2: our Gauge 1 Prussian Cars (item number 58026) and in category cars Z/N/TT the cars from Minitrix (item number 15380-15383). We’re very proud as well about the award in the category technique for the most powerful model railroad control: our central station 3 (item numbers 60216 / 60226). A technically sophisticated product, based on most advanced hardware components represents a major step in our development from CS2 to CS3. “It has been the right decision to put huge investments into this project and we’re happy, that the demand in the market exceeds our expectations” stated Wolfrad Bächle during the awards ceremony. “with this central we do have a solid base for further developments of our products which we’re going to maintain by constant updates”