British Rail Class 150 facts for kids(Redirected from British Rail Class 154)
Quick facts for kidsBritish Rail Class 150 "Sprinter"
150232 at Worle
|In service||1984 - present|
|Constructed||1984 - 1987|
|Formation||2 or 3 cars, all power|
|Capacity||Depends on refurbs|
|Operator(s)||Arriva Trains Wales
First Great Western
|Car length||64 feet (19.5 metres)|
|Width||9 feet (2.8 metres)|
|Maximum speed||75 miles per hour (121 km/h)|
|Safety system(s)||AWS, TPWS|
|Coupling system||BSI Compact|
|Track gauge||Standard gauge (4 ft 8½ in)|
The British Rail Class 150 "Sprinter" diesel multiple units (DMUs) were built by BREL from 1984-87. A total of 137 units were built in three main subclasses, replacing many of the earlier first-generation "Heritage" DMUs.
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