Private Railroad Cars

The Pine Tree Limited, a special train of 30 vintage rail cars, rolls in to Portland while bringing 250 passengers to the American Association of Private Railroad Car Owners 2014 convention. Derek Davis/Portland Press Herald/Getty Images

Did you know that you can buy, own and operate a private, antique rail car? It’s a great way to recapture some of the grace, sophistication and style that cross-country travel held decades ago. Listen in as Scott and Ben introduce you to the little-known world of privately owned railroad passenger cars.