British Rail Class 185

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British Rail Class 185 "Pennine"
185103 at Castleton East Junction.jpg
Class 185 no. 185103 at Castleton East Junction
In service14th March 2006 - Present
ManufacturerSiemens
Family nameDesiro
Constructed2006
Number built51 trainsets
Formation3 cars per trainset
Operator(s)First TransPennine Express
Specifications
Maximum speed100mph (Design)[1]
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 in Germany for the British train operating company First TransPennine Express.

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  1. "Desiro UK". Siemens. Retrieved 2008-06-04.