Dust and sparks... It is even more impressive when viewed from the rear! Top speed achieved on this run was 545kmh 340mph
Under typical Parisian buidlings, 2 coupled TGV sets are ready for departure for a day of speed test runs. To the left is the proto 4402 fitted for super high speed. To the right is a nearly stand... (more)
World Speed Record on Rails, preliminary tests.
A day of tests starts with a 20mn stay in Paris Est (7:10 to 7:30 am) so that about 40 technicians and engineers board the train. 2 sets are couple... (more)