Japan unveils prototype of 310 mph Maglev Train

Japan unveils a prototype of 310 mph Maglev Train this week, designed to reach speeds of around 310mph, by using magnetic levitation.

This prototype  Maglev Train based on technique to go forward by using magnetic force rather than traditional railway tracks, will carry up to 1,000 passengers in 16 cars per trip.



The currently used Shinkansen Bullet trains, are capable of reaching around 180 mph at top speed.

 

Japan unveils prototype of 310 mph Maglev Train

via engadget

source Phys.org,   Wikipedia