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Amtrak commenced business in 1971 operating passenger trains over numerous privately owned railroads in the USA. Photos taken in Ontario are ViaRail services operated by Canadian crews using Amtrak equipment which run between Toronto and New York City on a daily basis.
The B40-8P is also referred to as a P40DC locomotive. Both are fitted with HEP generators for train supply. The P40 is rated at 4000 hp, 2984 kW and the 3200 hp P32AC-DM is fitted with AC traction motors and can run as a 3rd  electric in the tunnels around New York City.
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Link to Amtrak 707 P32AC-DM 707 Link Amtrak 714 P32AC-DM 714
am805-mt.jpg (62953 bytes) B40-8P    805 806-mt.jpg (93522 bytes) B40-8P    806
am808-mt.jpg (86007 bytes) B40-8P    808 am818-mt.jpg (47546 bytes) B40-8P    818
823-08-15-04-mt.jpg (101088 bytes) B40-8P    823    

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Last Updated: March 06, 2017
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