Suburban and Commuter Vehicles

@Gallery Type Bi-Level Passenger Car for VRE

VREFVirginia Railway Express

This locomotive-hauled train that developed based on METRA gallery-type passenger car provides more comfort, more seating capacity for VRE . All cars feature disabled-friendly equipment such as wheel-chair lifts and disables-accessible toilets for comfortable and reliable daily commuting.

 

Car Type

Cab Car

Trailer Car

Model

C

T

Track Gauge

4f-8 1/2h (1435mm)

Electric Power Supply

3-phase 480V 60Hz, supplied from locomotive

Max. Passenger Capacity
(Seating Capacity)

223
(123 seats or 117 seats when 2 wheelchair securing spaces are used)

With Toilet@230
(130
seats or 124 seats when 2 wheelchair securing spaces are used)
W/O Toilet
@240
i
140 seats or 124 seats when 2 wheelchair securing spaces are used)

Tare Weight

127,500 lbs. (57.8 ton)

With Toilet@127,000lbs (57.6t)
W/O Toilet
@126,000lbs (57.1t)

Principal Dimensions

Length

85f 0h(25908mm)

85f-0 (25908mm)

Width

9f 9 25/32h(2992mm)

9f-9 (2971.8mm)

Height

15f 10 13/32h(4836mm)

15f-10 25/64h (4836mm)

Truck

Inside swing hanger type cast steel truck
Wheelbase: 8f6h (2591mm)
Wheel Dia.: 33h (838mm)

Coupler

AAR type gHh automatic tightlock coupler

Maximum Speed

79mph (126km/h)

Operatorfs Cab

Available for push-pull operation

 

Brake system

26C automatic pneumatic brake system with tread brakes units

Year delivered

2006

 

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