[BG] A good view on the Inspiro metro for Sofia

In the future, you will not have such a good view on the new metro trains for Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria. Currently the new metro train type is being tested at the T1 ring of Siemens’ test center in Wegberg-Wildenrath (DE). Siemens and Newag are together building and delivering 20 of these metros.




Photo: Newag
Photo: Newag

The new Inpiro family member on 15.11.2017 at the Newag factory in Nowy Sacz, Poland. The 3-car sets will be operated on the new east-west line through Sofia, of which the first section will be opened in 2019. Eventually the line should be 16.5 kilometers long.

Inspiro Sofia on the Wegberg-Wildenrath T1 test ring on 26.02.2018 – Photo: Wolfgang Scheer