A new face in the Northeast Corridor

Latour, Michael
September 2011
Railway Gazette International;Sep2011, Vol. 167 Issue 9, p50
Trade Publication
The article discusses the European electric locomotive technology adapted by Siemens Mobility to build the ACS64 Amtrack Cities Sprinter for inter-city passenger route in North America. In California, the next generation of electric motives for Amtraks Northeast Corridor connecting Washington, D.C., New York and Boston is beginning to take shape. This is reportedly the only electrified inter-city corridor in North America by far.


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