Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) pre-production diesel locomotive road number 217 001-7. Diesel hydraulic locomotive with electric train heating. In the crimson paint scheme as the locomotive looked around 1983. Use: Passenger and freight trains.
Model: The locomotive has a 14-pin digital connector, and a motor with a flywheel. 4 axles powered. Traction tires. The locomotive has close coupler mechanisms. It also has separately applied grab irons. The locomotive has prototypical changes to the roof details and side vents compared to the regular production version of the class 217. Length over the buffers 102 mm / 4".