HS2 college takes delivery of former Eurostar train

The Eurostar power car arrives at the National College for High Speed Rail
A former Eurostar train has completed its final journey to Birmingham. The 25-tonne power car, which was previously used to whisk more than 160 million passengers from London to Paris and Brussels at speeds of more than 180mph, has been donated to the city’s new National College for High Speed Rail. The vehicle has been refurbished by original manufacturer Alstom after Eurostar retired it from service. The power car, part of the original e300/ Class 373, or Trans Manche Super Train - which were originally built in Birmingha... For the full story register now for free or login below...