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8-40C Icebreaker Icon Shop Diesel
8-40C Icebreaker
Type Icon Shop Diesel (Diesel)
Power 100 Icon Power
Tax 810 Fuel
Dispatch XP 1,000 XP
Set N/A
OCU Required
Offer Information
Offer Type Offer Date Cost Buy XP Level Restrictions
Icon Shop SO Special 2 Jan 2018 375 Gems 125,000 XP 90 Limit 1
Icon Shop VO Vintage 26 Aug 2018 330 Gems 125,000 XP 70 Limit 2
A GE Dash 8-40CW is a 6-axle diesel locomotive built by GE Transportation Systems from 1990 to 1994. It is distinguished from the Dash 8-40C by the addition of a "wide" or "safety" cab. The first Dash 8-40CW was delivered to the Union Pacific railroad in 1990, and GE would build 756 Dash 8-40CWs in total. Like most GE locomotives, the Dash 8-40CW saw continuous upgrades over the course of its production. It is powered by a 4,000-horsepower diesel engine and depending on customer options it carries approximately 5000 US gallons of diesel fuel, 410 US galons of lubricating oil, and 380 gallons of coolant.
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