British Rail diesel multiple units

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British Rail diesel multiple units operate many passenger train services in Great Britain.

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Class Number built Formation Engines Max speed Picture
156 114 trainsets 2 cars per set Cummins 285 hp per car.
Voith hydraulic transmission
75 mph
156 456 on the West Highland Line near Bridge of Orchy
158 182 trainsets 2 or 3 cars per set Cummins 350 hp or Perkins 350 hp or Cummins 400 hp per car.
Voith hydraulic transmission
90 mph
158 871 at Musselburgh with a service to Edinburgh Waverley
170 122 trainsets 2 or 3 cars per set MTU 422 hp per car.
Voith hydraulic transmission
100 mph
170 408 on the Forth Brig