[UK / Expert] CAF start testing TPE Nova 2 EMU at Velim test centre

Spanish train manufacturer CAF has started testing of the new five car high speed EMU for British railway undertaking Trans Pennine Express, where it will be classified as Nova 2. The tests are held at the CD VUZ test centre for trains in the Czech republic, also known as the ‘Ring of Velím’ or the ‘Velím circuit’.

Text and photos by Quintus Vosman

 

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