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Bombardier Zefiro Trains Keep Evolving 14 Years After Inception

High Speed Rail Canada adds a Bombardier Zefiro playlist to their Youtube Channel.

In 2005, Bombardier announced a new series of very high speed trains called "Zefiro". Over the years this brand has included a variety of high speed trains.

The trains were advertised as:


Unrivalled flexibility of applicationsSpeeds ranging from 200 to 380 km/hFlexible train length up to 429 m or 16 carsScalable traction powerInterior and exterior noise reductionAutomatic train protection (ATP) for the highest levels of safety and flexibility

Here is an example of the Zefiro trains that were developed and are operating.


Zefiro 250 (China Railways CRH1)Zefiro 300 (Bombardier in association with AnsaldoBreda to Trenitalia, the Italian national railway) Zefiro 380 China Railways CRH380D

Zefiro Express
The latest addition to the Zefiro family is the Zefiro Express. In 2018, Bombardier Transportation officially announced the order for Västtrafik.

Västtrafik is the agency responsible for public trans…

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