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Our Fleets

Since its creation in 1994 Angel Trains has invested substantially in new and refurbished rolling stock.

We now own and maintain over 4,300 rail vehicles representing about 34% of the UK's passenger rolling stock.

Our fleet includes high-speed passenger trains and regional and commuter passenger multiple units.

Please click on each class of rolling stock in our fleet for more details.

Mk3 HST Trailer Cars - Arriva Cross Country, Virgin Trains East Coast, Great Western Railway, Grand Central, Abellio Scotrail

Type High Speed
Class Mk 3
Manufacturer / Model BR Derby - Mk3 HST Trailer Car/Catering Car
Fleet Size 104 First Class cars; 292 Standard cars; 39 Catering cars
Year of Build 1976-84
Construction Steel
Length 23.0 m
Width 2.82 m
Weight 33.66t (TF), 33.60t (TS), 33.47t (TGS), 36.12t (TFB/TSB), 38.16t (TFKB)
Transmission
Traction Motors
Bogies BT10B
Engines
Maximum Speed 125 mph
Traction Type
Couplers Alliance or Blair BSC
Builder BR Derby
Brakes Disc
Seating 2+2 (1+2 in 1st class) TF-48 1st class seats per vehicle; TS-65, 72 or 76 Std seats per vehicle, TGS-65-63 Std seats per vehicle
Gangways Flexible diaphragm
Doors Slam at vehicle ends. Secondary door locking
Other Features Public Address, Air Conditioned, PIS(XCT only), Wi-Fi (ECML only)
Route Availability 1
Interoperability With other HST vehicles
Formation Operate as part of 6, 8 or 9-car rakes in conjunction with an HST power car at each end. Toilets at each TF and TS coach and one end of the TGS vehicle.