I just couldn't resist! What do you consider to be the worst (or least successful, or most ugly, if you prefer) diesel locomotives ALCO built, and why?
"We Repair No Locomotive Before Its Time"
deezlfan wrote:That said, I still would say they are my favorite Alcos.Indeed. It's difficult to hate something that pretty!
TheChessieCatLives wrote:Anybody know where I can find a picture of the C640s? This is because I looked on http://www.rr-fallenflags.org site and I didn't see one.There was no C640; the locomotive you're thinking of is the M640, built by MLW.
On the SP and ATSF, the PAs were quickly reduced to the secondary routes and retired as soon as possible.Categorically incorrect. Both the ATSF and SP were the beneficiaries of a GE initiated and designed upgrade program that included: