Prototype: A five-part ICE high-speed train and a freight train consisting of a class 218 diesel locomotive, a boxcar, a dump car, and a gondola in brightly colored designs.
Model: Both trains have battery drives and magnet couplers between the individual cars. Both trains have a permanently coupled unit consisting of a powered end car or diesel locomotive and a battery car. Both trains each have 3 speed levels forward and reverse, 3 sound functions, and triple headlights. ICE length 61.0 cm / 24". Freight train length 47.5 cm / 18-11/16". Contents: The set has 22 sections of R1 curved plastic track, 7 sections of straight plastic track (length 171.7 mm / 6-3/4"), 4 sections of straight plastic track (length 188.3 mm / 7-13/32"), 2 sections of curved plastic track (turnout curve), 1 left turnout, 1 right turnout, and 1 crossing. An easy-to-use, wireless infrared controller is included for each train. 8 each AA and 4 each AAA batteries as well as loads for the freight cars are included with this set. This set can be expanded with the 23300 plastic track extension set.