Magdeburg's tram system consist of 10 routes numbered 1-5, 5E, 6, 8-10. The trams
run on standard gauge tracks. 1200 is a Czech built
Tatra T4D type first introduced in Magdeburg in 1969. It has 4 43 kW traction motors for a total rating of
172 kW, 230 hp and a top speed of 55 km/h, 34 mph. It seats 20 passengers and
has standing room for 77.
One of the non-modernized cars, Tatra T4D number 1200 heads along the Ernst-Reuter Allee in Magdeburg on Wednesday May 7th, 2003. It is working a number 1 service to Lerchenwuhne.