British Rail Class 333

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British Rail Class 333
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A Class 333 EMU approaches Steeton and Silsden station.
In service2000 - Current
ManufacturerSiemens AG and CAF
Refurbishment2008 - 2009
Number built16 trainsets
Formation4 cars per trainset
Capacity260 seats (3 cars)
360 seats (4 cars)
Operator(s)Northern Rail
Maximum speed100 mph (161 km/h)
Weight147.9 t (3 cars)
186.4 t (4 cars)
Power output1.4 MW
Electric system(s)25 kV AC Overhead
Braking system(s)Regenerative air brake
Track gauge1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)

The British Rail Class 333 electric multiple units were built by Siemens and are based on the Class 332 trains operated by Heathrow Express.