Austrian Railways Photos
|ÖBB Class 1142 were modified from class 1042 from 1995 onwards by the
fitting of push-pull equipment, and raising the top speed. These are Bo-Bo locomotives rated at
4000 kW, 5360 hp and have a top speed of 150 km/h, 93 mph. They weigh 82.5 metric
tonnes. This loco was built by Simmering-Graz-Pauker in Graz (builder's
number 68473) with electrical equipment from BBC. It entered service in
April 1971 numbered 1042.574 and in November 1996 it was rebuilt to class
1142 574-1 arriving at Linz Hauptbahnhof with train R3612 from Kleinreifling on Wednesday September 25th, 2002. 1110 015-3 is in the photo centre while DB 140 450-8 leaves the station on the right side.