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September 19, 2009

I have a need

devadutta @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1253404758 ) Play

Simple one for the weekend. Identify this train

800px-TGV-Duplex_Paris

Another pic

350px-TGV-V150-recordbreaker-on-Seine (1)

Since they are doing something funky with it, you would have guessed by now that the train did something special.

Cracked by: Dibyo , Gurupad , Logik , Debasish , prateekbhatt , Sourya , akhi , abhijeet , Anirudh , madhur , varuns88 , Chinmaya U.Holla , Ananth , sidsen , AmK , xtremevarun , Raghuvansh , Rogi , krudebox , shenoyvarun86 , nishansolo , sai , byslexia , shrik and udupendra

Answer: The French TGV v150. Fastest conventional train on earth.

In the second pic, they are parading it in front of the Eiffel Tower to celebrate its success.

The fastest train is a Maglev train in Japan.


27 Responses to “I have a need”

  1. Dibyo
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    it’s a tgv duplex. are you looking for something more specific?


  2. TGV


  3. Logik
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    The train is TGV .
    Based out of France.
    I’m not aware of the reason for the funkiness though.


  4. TGV


  5. prateekbhatt

    TGV V150 ;
    fastest train: 357 mph

    2nd pic: being taken on a barge on the Seine in Paris, for display near the Eiffel Tower


  6. Sourya

    TGV Duplex??


  7. akhi
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    Looks like THE TGV to me :-)


  8. abhijeet

    TGV


  9. Anirudh

    Train à Grande Vitesse(TGV), French for ‘high-speed train’


  10. madhur
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    TGV train of France’s High Speed Rail service.
    It has the world record of being the fastest wheeled train to reaching 574.8 km/h


  11. varuns88
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    Fastest conventional train.. can do 574.8 kmph!


  12. varuns88
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    The V150 TGV train.


  13. Chinmaya U.Holla
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    TGV


  14. Ananth
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    TGV


  15. sidsen
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    v150 delhi-bangalore in less time than it would take me to travel from the bangalore airport to back home.


  16. AmK
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    The TGV, France’s high-speed rail service that set the record for the fastest wheeled train.


  17. xtremevarun

    TGV


  18. Raghuvansh
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    TGV


  19. Rogi
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    TGV Duplex and TGV V150 High speed trains.7


  20. krudebox
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    -for speed!
    French TGV train which broke the world’s rail speed record by travelling 357.2 mph!
    To mark its triumph, the train’s been taken on a procession in Paris on the river Seine.


  21. TGV DUplex


  22. nishansolo

    Train à Grande Vitesse a.k.a TGV


  23. shrik
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    The TGV (Train à Grande Vitesse)


  24. sai

    Tey Jey Vee.. just used it last week :) haw haw..


  25. byslexia

    TGV V 150.


  26. shrik
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    On display is a V150 that was taken in a special ‘trip’ down the Seine..


  27. udupendra
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    TGV II – fastest train in the world


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