Locomotive car

a locomotive and a car combined in one vehicle; a dummy engine.

See also: Locomotive

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The locomotive car of the first generation model of bullet trains is being donated to the world's largest railway museum by the Modern Transport Museum of JR West, and will be on display from July.
Sometimes, when it's raining, Choo-Choo says, the engine crews on these flatbed freight trains will even look the other way or give you the nod when you sneak back into the empty rear locomotive car to get out of the rain.