British Rail Class 185

Diesel Hydraulic Multiple Unit Train.

The Class 185 (branded by its operators as the Pennine Class 185) is a diesel multiple-unit passenger train built by Siemens Transportation Systems in Germany for the British train operating company First TransPennine Express.

British Rail Class 185 "Pennine"
Class 185 no. 185103 at Castleton East Junction
In service14th March 2006 - Present
ManufacturerSiemens Transportation Systems
Family nameDesiro
Number built51 trainsets
Formation3 cars per trainset
Operator(s)First TransPennine Express
Maximum speed100mph (Design)[1]
Prime mover(s)Cummins QSK19
Safety system(s)AWS, TPWS

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  1. "Desiro UK". Siemens. Archived from the original on 2008-05-31. Retrieved 2008-06-04.