How To Timeless Classics The Lionel Acela exposed

The Lionel Acela exposed

By | August 23, 2022

One of CTT's most detailed illustrations shows what's behind the detailed shell

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The Lionel Acela exposed


“The Lionel Acela exposed” was originally published in the May 2013 Classic Toy Trains. Noted Kalmbach illustrator Rick Johnson produced numerous cutaway illustrations for various brands during his career, but few were this detailed. Along with text by toy train mechanical expert Matt Troester and based on photography by Bill Zuback, this is a piece of art for the ages.

A review of the most recent iteration, Lionel’s Legacy Acela, is here.

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