A scale model of the latest streamlined tour express train “Saphir Odoriko” will be released from Kato with this logo printed on the sides of train. Saphir is a French word meaning blue jewel sapphire.
E261 “Saphir Odoriko” is a new sightseeing limited express which appeared in Mar., 2020 at the time of train schedule revision under the new promotional concept of “Experience true IZU for adults!”
The body is painted in the gradated dark grey belt surrounding the windows as well as in glossy colors of blue and white symbolizing clear sky and calm sea in Izu province. The train consists of cars furnished with more confortable seats than the usual 1st class (green) cars’ and a diner dubbed “noodle car” only. The cars are installed with light skylights. The seats are arranged spaciously and the compartments are roomy.
|Power system: ||DC|
|Headlights:||Triple headlights and two taillights, alternating with travel direction|
|Delivery Date:||April 2021|
|Manufacturer price:||339,90 €|