Let’s look at the new subway cars 81-760 that have just begun to be used in the Moscow subway, diesel trains DP-S produced for Serbian railway and “Rusich” vehicles that were unexpectedly found in the subway of SofiÐ°!
“Metrovagonmash” plant is situated in Mytischi, the Moscow region. It produces trains for subways and railways of Russia and neighbouring countries.
Assembly shop. Bodies of cars 81-760 stand on the right.
Electric train 81-760, main characteristics:
Capacity: 300/320 passangers;
Power: 4 induction motors – 170 kW for each car.
Track width: 1520 mm;
Max. speed: 90 km/h
Car weight: 36/35t.;
Dimensions: length 20120/19140 mm, width 2686 mm, height 3680 mm;
The car body is made of stainless steel, there are A/C and air cleaning systems in the cars.
Swing type doors equipped with a hand opening button in off-peak time: such system has been used in many subways and ground transport of Europe for a long time.
Main cars have emergency exits with landing ramps.
81-760 being assembled.