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Budapest 4228 on route 12 on

Budapest has an extensive system of trams lines numbered between 1 and 69 with gaps due to line closings over the years. The lines are standard gauge. Tatra T5C5 cars were built in what was then Czechoslovakia and are single-ended cars riding on 2 4-wheel trucks, they have seating for 28 and a top speed of 65 km/h, 40 mph. They are powered by 4 electric motors having a combined rating of 180 kW, 240 hp and draw 600 volts from the overhead.

Tatra T5C5 number 4228 on line 12 on Szilágyi utca just outside the MÁV station at Rákospalota-Ujpest on Saturday, October 25th, 2003

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