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The 10 Fastest Trains In The World – Business Insider

California is slowly advancing toward its goal of building a $69 billion high-speed rail networkconnecting San Francisco, Los Angeles, and San Diego.Despite an ongoing legal battle and some tremendous engineering challenges, construction is set to begin next summer.

Until the project is complete, American rail travelers will have to settle for Acela trains, which hit 150 mph.

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/the-10-fastest-trains-in-the-world-2012-11?op=1#ixzz2DRauRLay

 

Hmmmmm … is there an American train on the list? Just for the record, I stand by my (unfortunate) prediction that there will never be one mile of European-style (150+ mph) constructed in this country.

California is slowly advancing toward its goal of building a $69 billion high-speed rail networkconnecting San Francisco, Los Angeles, and San Diego.Despite an ongoing legal battle and some tremendous engineering challenges, construction is set to begin next summer.

Until the project is complete, American rail travelers will have to settle for Acela trains, which hit 150 mph.

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/the-10-fastest-trains-in-the-world-2012-11?op=1#ixzz2DRauRLay

California is slowly advancing toward its goal of building a $69 billion high-speed rail networkconnecting San Francisco, Los Angeles, and San Diego.Despite an ongoing legal battle and some tremendous engineering challenges, construction is set to begin next summer.

Until the project is complete, American rail travelers will have to settle for Acela trains, which hit 150 mph.

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/the-10-fastest-trains-in-the-world-2012-11?op=1#ixzz2DRauRLay

California is slowly advancing toward its goal of building a $69 billion high-speed rail networkconnecting San Francisco, Los Angeles, and San Diego.Despite an ongoing legal battle and some tremendous engineering challenges, construction is set to begin next summer.

Until the project is complete, American rail travelers will have to settle for Acela trains, which hit 150 mph.

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/the-10-fastest-trains-in-the-world-2012-11?op=1#ixzz2DRauRLay

 

California is slowly advancing toward its goal of building a $69 billion high-speed rail networkconnecting San Francisco, Los Angeles, and San Diego.Despite an ongoing legal battle and some tremendous engineering challenges, construction is set to begin next summer.

Until the project is complete, American rail travelers will have to settle for Acela trains, which hit 150 mph.

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/the-10-fastest-trains-in-the-world-2012-11?op=1#ixzz2DRauRLay

The 10 Fastest Trains In The World – Business Insider.

California is slowly advancing toward its goal of building a $69 billion high-speed rail networkconnecting San Francisco, Los Angeles, and San Diego.Despite an ongoing legal battle and some tremendous engineering challenges, construction is set to begin next summer.

Until the project is complete, American rail travelers will have to settle for Acela trains, which hit 150 mph.

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/the-10-fastest-trains-in-the-world-2012-11?op=1#ixzz2DRauRLay

Filed under: Amtrak, International High Speed Rail, Passenger Rail Transportatio Policy, United States High Speed Rail

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