Class 742 are diesel electrics rated at 883 kW, 1184 hp with a top speed of
90 km/h, 56 mph. The class was
introduced in 1978 and for freight and shunting duties although some are
used for light passenger work.
This loco was built in August 1984 by ČKD (serial number 13158) and was originally numbered T466.2390.
742 390-8 at Beroun on Wednesday, April 15th, 2009.