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4226 at Déli Pályaudvar

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 T5C5K is a  modernized Tatra T5C5 cars with digital display blinds, new carpets and new interiors with digital display boards inside as well. These cars were originally built in what was then Czechoslovakia and are double-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.
4226 entered service in April 1984 and was modernized to T5C5K in June 2003.

T5C5K 4226 outside Déli station with a northbound 61 service to Moszkva tér on Monday October 27th, 2003.

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