Urbos 3 Class (Sydney)

Urbos 3 Class Light Rail Vehicle 2116 at Dulwich Grove station with a Central-bound service, 19 April 2017.

Road numbers:

2112, 2114–24

 

Operator:

Sydney Light Rail

 

Gauge:

1435 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

2014

 

Number built:

12

 

Type:

Five-section articulated light rail vehicle

 

Manufacturer:

Construcciones y Auxiliar Ferrocarriles

 

Manufacturing location:

Zaragoza, Spain

 

Motors:

Unknown

 

Weight:

40.0 t

 

Length:

33.0 m

 

Seats:

74

The Urbos 3 Light Rail Vehicles operate over the Sydney Light Rail line from Central to Dulwich Hill. They are currently the only Light Rail Vehicles in service in Sydney after earlier models were withdrawn. After assembly in Spain, they were separated into sections for shipping to Australia. The Urbos 3 Class vehicles are completely low-floor and their body is made of aluminium. They have a maximum speed of 80 km/h. Urbos type Light Rail Vehicles are in service in numerous cities in Europe, North America, South America and Asia.