British Rail Class 185
|British Rail Class 185 "Pennine"|
|In service||14th March 2006 - Present|
|Manufacturer||Siemens Transportation Systems|
|Number built||51 trainsets|
|Formation||3 cars per trainset|
|Operator(s)||First TransPennine Express|
|Maximum speed||100mph (Design)|
|Prime mover(s)||Cummins QSK19|
|Safety system(s)||AWS, TPWS|
The Class 185 (branded by its operators as the Pennine Class 185) is a diesel multiple-unit passenger train built by Siemens Transportation Systems in Germany for the British train operating company First TransPennine Express.
Pictures[change | change source]
185112 at York station in original livery
185102 is seen here departing Leeds City station during testing trials on 15 January 2006, and shows the livery in which the trains were delivered.
185127 at Doncaster with a Manchester Airport service on 3 November 2007
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "Desiro UK". Siemens. Archived from the original on 2008-05-31. Retrieved 2008-06-04.