Designed and built at British Rail Engineering Workshops, Derby, England.
Top speed over 150 mph: service speed 125 mph.
Each train has 14 coaches including 2 power cars.
Powered by 8 electric motors, generating 8000 horsepower.
Weighs 464.4 tonnes.
Seating capacity for 534 passengers.
Special engineering features include:–
It travels round curves up to 40% faster than conventional trains.
The body tilts as the train travels round bends to give added passenger comfort.