British Rail Class 172

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British Rail Class 172

The Class 172 is a British diesel multiple-unit (DMU) train type of the Turbostar family, similar to the Class 168, Class 170 and Class 171. It was built by Bombardier Transportation at its Derby Works.

Read more about British Rail Class 172:  Technical Details and Variants, Introduction Into Service, Further Potential Orders

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British Rail Class 172 - Further Potential Orders
... As part of its franchise agreement, London Midland has an option to purchase an additional 26 Class 172 vehicles which could potentially allow further cascade of its existing rolling stock ... via Bristol services with 11 new four-car DMUs which would potentially allow the existing Class 158 Express Sprinter trains to be transferred to other services ... According to the West of England Partnership, these were likely to be "similar to Class 170s", suggesting that they might be Class 172 Turbostars ...

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