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Class 181 Electric Locomotive
The DB class 181 consist of 25 dual voltage electrics, able to run on the
15,000 volt AC in Germany plus the 25,000 volt DC systems in France &
Luxembourg. These are Bo-Bo locomotives rated at 3200 kW, 4290 hp with a top speed of
km/h, 100 mph.
This locomotive was built by Krupp (serial number 5267) in November 1974.
181 201-5 in a loco siding at Karlsruhe Hbf on Friday, April 23rd, 2004.