Boxcar FAQs:


Q: Is a boxcar a North American railroad car that is enclosed and generally used to carry freight?

A: Yes.

Q: Was a boxcar the X60 class series 8 door type introduced in the mid-1960s on American railroads to haul bulky but light-weight automotive parts such as body panels and were a massive 86 feet in length?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a boxcar 13' in height?

A: Yes.

Q: Are boxcars preferable?

A: Yes.

Q: Are boxcars used for certain types of perishable loads that do not require the precise temperature control provided by a refrigerator car?

A: Yes.

Q: Are boxcars 50'-6" to 60'-9" in length?

A: Yes, and 9'-4" to 9'-6" wide, and 10'-10" to 11' high".