In February 2007, during the preliminary high speed tests for the World Speed Record of April 3, an early version of the special TGV set 4402 carries aerodynamic protections around the trucks that... (more)
April 3 2007 - 574.8 km/h
10 years ago: 574.8 km/h
It has already been 10 years since a TGV established a fabulous World Speed Record. Here is the special train set getting ready for a run on April 2 for a ... (more)
The world's faster train (574,8 Km/h in 2007) in his new Lyria livery with only some red marks to remember this record.
The fastest train in the world (TGV POS #4402 is holding the railway speed record of the world at 357.2 mph) obviously needs an urgent cleaning. The train really looks very dirty. The TGV is seen ... (more)
MRL SD70ACe 4402 is seen leading ML at Toston Dam in Lombard Canyon - 24/09/2014
The April 03, 2007; few seconds after performance at 574,8Km/h, the trainset decelarates without brake use. First step, only the aerodynamic resistance is used to lose speed up to ~250Km/h. Next s... (more)
This is the fastest train of the world. The TGV POS trainset #4402 is holding the railway speed record of the world at 574,8 km per hour (357,2 mph) set on april 3. 2007. Now the trainset is owned... (more)
TGV 4402 V150
New livery for the TGV POS 4402. The V 150 livery disappeared, but the locomotives have retained markers reminding the record.
This is the fastest train of the world. This TGV POS trainset # 4402 is holding the railway speed record of the world, 574,8 km per hour (357,2 mph), set on april 3, 2007 (then with three specia... (more)