On the High Speed Line
On the Rails All Around Stuttgart
TRAXX for Long Distance Service
Fresh (Motive Power) Wind on the Five-Part Bi-Level ICs. For the first time the new TRAXX 3 ran as the class 147.5 in the long-distance design for these trains. The 160 km/h / 100 mph fast locomotives are also authorized for use in Switzerland and are doing their first work in Southern Germany between Nürnberg and Munich, and Karlsruhe as well as between Stuttgart and Singen. On the latter route through operation to Zürich is planned for the future.
Prototype: German Railroad, Inc. (DB AG) class 147.5 electric locomotive for long-distance service. Multiple system locomotive without flex panels, built by Bombardier as a regular production locomotive from the current TRAXX generation P160 AC3. Light gray long-distance service paint scheme with "Traffic Red" decorative stripes, in the current IC design. Road number 147 557-3. The locomotive looks as it did starting in July 2018.
|Gauge / Design type||H0 / 1:87|