Gallery: Japan’s New 310 MPH ‘Floating’ Maglev Bullet Train Hits the Tr...


Japan is working on a blazing fast 310 mph maglev “floating” train – and the latest prototype just hit the tracks for testing! This week Central Japan Railway Co. (JR Central) unveiled the top-of-the-line Lo series maglev train, which is currently slated to enter commercial operation between Tokyo and Nagoya in 2027. The new train service will bypass the Tokaido Shinkansen Line, slashing travel time between the two cities from two and a half hours to one hour and seven minutes.

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1 Comment

  1. nullcodes June 9, 2013 at 1:02 pm

    Article title fail. If it’s a maglev it doesn’t hit the tracks.

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