[ES / Expert] Renfe tenders for powercars for its ‘new’ Talgo day trains

Spanish media are reporting: Renfe has decided to launch a tender for the supply of 26 new powercars, with options for 14 more. These powercars will enter service in combination with 13 Talgo VII carriage compositions, which are currently being transformed from ten overnight trains, originally built for Tren hotel services connecting Barcelona with the Galicia region. Maintenance will be included in this contract.

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