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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 150/1 and /2- Great Western Railway, Northern Rail (by Arriva)

Type Regional Passenger
Class 150/1 and /2
Manufacturer / Model BREL Sprinter
Fleet Size 50 x 2-car units and 2 x 3-car units (150/1); 19 x 2-car units (150/2)
Year of Build 1985-86 (150/1); 1986-87 (150/2)
Construction Steel
Length 19.74 m
Width 2.82 m
Weight 38.3t (DMSL), 38.1t (DMS) (150/1); 37.5t (DMSL), 36.5t (DMS) (150/2)
Transmission Voith T211r hydraulic and Gmeinder GM180 final drive
Traction Motors N/A
Bogies BP38 (power), BT38 (trailer)
Engines Cummins NT855R5, 285 hp at 2100 rpm
Maximum Speed 75 mph
Traction Type DMU
Couplers BSI
Builder BREL York
Brakes Tread
Seating 3+2 most unidirectional - 124/138 seats per unit(150/1); 149 seats per unit (150/2)
Gangways Flexible diaphragm. Within unit only
Doors Sliding bi-parting. 1/3, 2/3 positions
Other Features Public Address, CCTV
Route Availability 1
Interoperability Other Sprinters, Pacers and Turbostars
Formation Operate as 2-car units (DMSL-DMS) with toilet in one vehicle or 3-car unit (DMSL-DMS/DMSL-DMS) with class 150/2 coupled between class 150/1 vehicles