Latest posts with tags "high-speed train"

Japan to offer bullet train with footbath

Mar 06, 2014 / Travel

Japan’s super-speedy bullet train is to offer passengers a chance to soothe their tired feet in a carriage equipped with footbaths.

Italy Launches Ferrari Style High-Speed Train

Apr 24, 2012 / Travel

Italy’s first private high-speed train, launched by Ferrari head Luca di Montezemolo’s company NTV made its inaugural journey on Friday.

Mercury High Speed Train Vision by Priestmangoode

Jul 15, 2010 / Design

British designers Priestmangoode have unveiled a conceptual high-speed train for the UK. The London studio have created the design, entitled Mercury, in an attempt persuade the British government to advance the project. Paul Priestman of Priestmangoode, designer of the iconic Virgin Pendolino train, believes that the new high speed train is vital for the future […]

China unveils ‘world’s fastest train link’

Dec 26, 2009 / Travel

China on Saturday unveiled what it billed as the fastest rail link in the world — a train connecting the modern cities of Guangzhou and Wuhan at an average speed of 350 kilometres (217 miles) an hour.

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