Items tagged trains

Finnish Trains Are What the UK Could Have If It Gave a Shit

Crisps from the snack trolley? Try an omelette from the pub carriage.

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In Praise of The Yard Goat

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Empty trains on the modern Silk Road: when Belt and Road interests don’t align

Tags: china, trains, economics

Has BART’s cutting-edge 1972 technology design come back to haunt it?

Tags: trains, engineering

How Washington Derailed Amtrak

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How the Shinkansen bullet train made Tokyo into the monster it is today

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Bob Mazzer On The Tube

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A look back in time: The GM/Southern Pacific Vert-A-Pac

Remember the Chevrolet Vega and its Pontiac equivalent, the Astre? These cars were shipped long-distance in a rather unusual manner.

Tags: vintage, cars, trains