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This New Aerodynamic Design Could Improve Fuel Efficiency for Heavy Vehicles
This New Aerodynamic Design Could Improve Fuel Efficiency for Heavy Vehicles

4 Jul 2021, 18:09 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Engineers from LLNL have proposed a new aerodynamic model resembling a bullet train that could improve efficiency for heavy vehicles

 
China Launches World’s Fastest Autonomous Bullet Train Ahead of 2022 Olympics
China Launches World’s Fastest Autonomous Bullet Train Ahead of 2022 Olympics

14 Jan 2020, 15:11 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The Jingzhang intercity railway will complete a 108-mile journey in under 1 hour, offer the smartest travel experience imaginable with tech-packed cabins

 
This Is the Alfa-X, the World’s Fastest Bullet Train
This Is the Alfa-X, the World’s Fastest Bullet Train

10 May 2019, 14:07 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Japanese rail operator JR East presented on Thursday the Alfa-X, the fastest bullet train in the world at 360 km/h (224 mph)

 
Chinese Pigeon Racers Cheat to Win, Send Their Birds on the Bullet Train
Chinese Pigeon Racers Cheat to Win, Send Their Birds on the Bullet Train

30 Aug 2018, 15:46 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Gong and Zhang made the mistake of not considering the simple fact that the bullet train is faster than pigeons, and they’ve been charged with fraud

 
Japanese Train Route to Become One Minute Faster After Years of Engineering Work
Japanese Train Route to Become One Minute Faster After Years of Engineering Work

11 Jul 2018, 14:34 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Japanese railway operator to begin 2 years of engineering work that will shorten the travel time between two stations by one minute.

 
Japanese Hello Kitty Bullet Train Shown in Glorious Pink
Japanese Hello Kitty Bullet Train Shown in Glorious Pink

28 Jun 2018, 12:14 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Japan's newest shinkansen bullet train is Hello Kitty-themed, to begin operations this weekend in the Osaka and Fukuoka prefectures.

 
Hello Kitty Shinkansen Bullet Train Ready for Service in Japan
Hello Kitty Shinkansen Bullet Train Ready for Service in Japan

21 May 2018, 13:45 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / West Japan Railway to launch into service on June 30 a 500 series shinkansen with a Hello Kitty theme on the outside and the inside.

 
Japan Unveils the New Shinkansen Supreme Bullet Train
Japan Unveils the New Shinkansen Supreme Bullet Train

19 Mar 2018, 12:11 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / New version of the Shinkansen train unveiled in Japan. To be called Supreme, it will link Tokyo and Shin-Osaka starting 2020