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Is it a plane? Is it a train? No, it's a prop-driven V12 locomotive!

Time again for outrageous pre-war German vehicle designs. You’ve already seen the Nazi rocket plane built to nuke New York from orbit. The propeller-driven aluminum train Schienenzeppelin is miles tamer but every bit as magnificent. And unlike the Amerika Bomber, it really ran—at 140 mph in 1931! » 3/21/11 9:30am 3/21/11 9:30am