New motor-rail car transporter from Forward Rail Trust

The Forward Rail Trust believes it has a market for a new motor-rail car transporter it has developed with Marcroft Engineering, despite its conventional bogies. It will be coupled to the back of high-speed passenger trains and allows side loading and unloading. However, it will not suit the high speeds envisaged for Virgin’s West Coast […]

The Forward Rail Trust believes it has a market for a new motor-rail car transporter it has developed with Marcroft Engineering, despite its conventional bogies. It will be coupled to the back of high-speed passenger trains and allows side loading and unloading. However, it will not suit the high speeds envisaged for Virgin’s West Coast Main Line tilting trains.