‘I am the backbone of the economy’ model locomotive competition

Find out how to win a Class 90 locomotive model through our competition on Twitter!

To celebrate the launch of DB Cargo UK’s newly-liveried Class 90 locomotive which highlights the critical contribution made by rail freight to Britain’s economy, we’re giving our followers on Twitter the chance to win a model of this striking locomotive.

Terms & Conditions:

  • The prize consists of a Class 90 ‘I am the backbone of the economy’ locomotive model
  • There is one prize available to win
  • Anyone who follows the @DBCargoUK twitter account, retweets and likes the original competition post before 13:00GMT on 12th May 2021 will automatically be entered to win
  • One entry per Twitter account
  • The prize is non-transferable, and no cash alternative is available
  • The draw will take place at 17:00GMT on 12th May 2021 and we will announce the winner on social media at 12:00 on 13th May 2021. The decision of DB Cargo UK will be final
  • The winner will be notified by direct message on twitter and will be advised of how to redeem their prize
  •  If the winner cannot be contacted or is not available, or has not claimed the prize within 28 days of the prize announcement, then we reserve the right to offer the prize to the next eligible entrant drawn from all entries processed before the closing date
  • We will only process an entrant’s personal information to the extent necessary to administer the competition
  • DB Cargo (UK) Limited reserves the right to withdraw the competition at any time
  • The terms and conditions of the competition shall be subject to English law and jurisdiction

You can find out more information on DB Cargo UK's 'I am the backbone of the economy' campaign here:



For enquiries please contact DB Cargo UK’s Communications Team at comms@deutschebahn.com