Hornby R1155 Virgin Trains Pendolino OO Gauge Electric Train Set
Virgin's dynamic Pendolino
This exciting and dynamic train set features the four-car Virgin Trains Pendolino and carries the latest livery incorporating the Alstom branding as well as the instantly recognisable Virgin logo. This superb DCC Ready train easily negotiates the oval of track included in this set and ably shows off its accurate tilting mechanism, especially when travelling at speed. Each 'drive' unit has lights that illuminate in the direction of travel.
Virgin Trains Pendolino
The train set includes two Pendolino power cars (one motorised, one not), a standard buffet coach and a standard open coach. The locomotive is operated using the R8250 Train Controller provided. Each 'drive' unit has lights that illuminate in the direction of travel.
Virgin Trains Class 390 Pendolino power car (motorised)
Virgin Trains Class 390 Pendolino power car (non-motorised)
Virgin Trains Class 390 standard buffet coach (non-functioning pantograph)
Virgin Trains Class 390 standard open coach
R8250 Train Controller
The track circuit sits easily on the 1600 mm x 1180 mm MidiMat and by adding Hornby Track Packs and Accessories Packs can soon be developed into a very effective model railway layout. Extend your set in easy steps by adding Track Packs and TrakMat Accessory Packs all the way to the full layout pictured on your MidiMat.
3rd Radius Starter Oval
Track Pack A
P9200 Wall Plug Transformer
R8206 Power Track
Hornby MidiMat (1600 x 1180 mm)
Easily extend your layout with TrackMat Accessory packs available separately
Why choose a Hornby Analogue train set?
Hornby's analogue sets represent the classic origins of Hornby's world famous model trains. In addition to track, a controller and an exquisitely detailed locomotive with carriages every Hornby set includes a Midimat (a pictorial bird's eye view of a fully sceniced layout) providing the new set owner the opportunity of seeing how by the addition of Hornby Track and Building packs a superb layout can be created.
Fill out your MidiMat with additional Track and Building Packs
The track circuit in this set can be extended to fully complete the included MidiMat which, with additional Hornby Track and Building packs, can be simply and quickly built up into a truly fascinating and effective model railway layout.
Additional track packs include R8221 Track Pack A, R8222 Track Pack B, R8223 Track Pack C, R8224 Track Pack D, R8225 Track Pack E and R8226 Track Pack F.
Additional building packs include R8227 Building Pack A, R8228 Building Pack B, R8229 Building Pack C, R8230 Building Pack D and R8231 Building Pack E.