Acela influences Alstom’s HS2 concept train

The external design of the concept train is intended to reflect the 'large yet graceful' characteristics of a swan.

INTERNATIONAL: Alstom unveiled a high speed train concept design at a parliamentary reception in London on May 24. The double-deck trainset features short wheelbase power cars and 20 m long intermediate trailer cars, reflecting the company’s emerging thinking about the future of the Duplex family of high speed trains which ...

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