CLASS 172 'Turbostar'

Sub class: 172/0 172/2 172/3
Number range: 172xxx tba 172211-172222 172331-172345
Introduced: 2009 ordered 11/07 2010 ordered 13/12/07 2010 ordered 13/12/07
Built by: Bombardier Derby Bombardier Derby Bombardier Derby
Formation: DMSL+DMS DMSL+DMS DMSL+MS+DMS
Vehicle numbers: DMSL - tba DMSL - 50211 - 50222 DMSL - 50331 - 50345
DMS - tba DMS - 79211 - 79222 MS - 56331 - 56345
DMS - 79331 - 79345
Vehicle length: 77ft 6in (23.62m) 77ft 6in (23.62m) 77ft 6in (23.62m)
Height: 12ft 4 1/2in (3.77m) 12ft 4 1/2in (3.77m) 12ft 4 1/2in (3.77m)
Width: 8ft 10in (2.69m) 8ft 10in (2.69m) 8ft 10in (2.69m)
Seating: Total - tba Total - 116S Total - 188S
DMSL - tba DMSL 52S DMSL 52S
DMS - tba DMS 64S MS 72S
DMS 64S
Internal layout: 2+3S 2+2S 2+2S
Gangway: Within set only Within throughout Within throughout
Toilets: One per DMSL One per DMSL One per DMSL
Weight: Total - tba tonnes Total - tba tonnes Total - tba tonnes
DMSL - tba tonnes DMSL - tba tonnes DMSL - tba tonnes
DMS - tba tonnes DMS - tba tonnes MS - tba tonnes
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Brake type: Air Air Air
Bogie type: B5000 development B5000 development B5000 development
Power unit: tba 1 x MTU 6H1800R83 of 485hp per car 1 x MTU 6H1800R83 of 485hp per car
Transmission: tba Mechanical by ZG of Germany Mechanical by ZG of Germany
Horsepower: tba Total - 970hp Total 1,455hp
Max speed: 75mph 100mph 100mph
Coupling type: tba tba tba
Multiple restriction: Class 172/0 Class 172 plus tba Class 172 plus tba
Door type: Bi-parting sliding plug Bi-parting sliding plug Bi-parting sliding plug
Special features: Air conditioned Air conditioned Air conditioned
Owner: Angel Trains Porterbrook Porterbrook
Operator: London Overground GoVia/London Midland GoVia/London Midland
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Uploaded 13/01/08