@Bryant Dunivan 111417 posted:
You hit it on the head. My thought is that they found the Verandah and Acela tooling and decided to go with the extra schemes. As I mentioned earlier, what will be manufactured with so many choices. By how the catalog is being decribed, it almost is a statement that we are here, MTH is on its way. I look forward to receiving my copy.
I actually think this recent Tsunami of fantasy paint schemes is the only way Lionel can meet the minimum order level to start production.