The world's faster railway train ! This trainset have run at 574,8 Km/h the April 3, 2007 (see RPN #227277 here www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=227277). After world record, only engines was returned to normal service and have now the Lyria livery where only some red markings who remembers the famous performance of this train. Lucky day; Today sun on the track without obstructing mast, coupling with the Lyria 4404 during the world speed record in April 2007 the #4404 has participate in coaching and routing the world record trainset from Paris Est Station and shop to the East line where the world record have been reached !
Pictures of French high speed conquest... With all kind of locomotives, trains and infrastructures that participated to improve rail speed and makes the best world records with lots of historical images.