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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.

Class 142 - Arriva Trains Wales

Type Regional Passenger
Class 142
Manufacturer / Model BREL/Leyland Pacer
Fleet Size 15 x 2-car units
Year of Build 1985 -87
Construction Steel underframe. Rivetted steel body, steel outer roof and aluminium center roof. Leyland national bus parts
Length 15.55 m
Width 2.80 m
Weight 24.5t (DMS) 25.0t (DMSL)
Transmission Voith T211r hydraulic and SCG RF420i final drive
Traction Motors N/A
Bogies N/A
Engines Cummins LTA 10-R, 225 hp at 1950 rpm
Maximum Speed 75 mph
Traction Type DMU
Couplers BSI outer ends. Bar couplers within unit
Builder BREL Derby / Leyland
Brakes Tread
Seating 2+2 SCIX Chapman seating (106 seats per unit)
Gangways Flexible diaphragm. Within unit only
Doors Folding bi-parting, 3 per side per unit at ends and centre
Other Features Public Address
Route Availability 1
Interoperability Other Sprinters, Pacers and Turbostars
Formation Operate as 2-car units (DMS-DMSL) with toilet in one vehicle