Kawasaki Rail Car, Inc.

 

SPECIFICATIONS 

Kawasaki delivered 520 R142A cars to NYCTA. Kawasaki's R142A subway cars are some of the most technologically advanced cars in the New York City Transit System.

 

Each car shows Kawasaki innovation as well as attention to customer's needs, with special features including automatic announcements, electronic visual messages, a passenger emergency intercom system and wider doorways to enhance rider safety and comfort.

 

In addition, advanced diagnostic systems help the train operator safely and efficiently run and monitor all vital train line systems. The results are an important, low maintenance and a large mean time between failures.

 

NYCTA R142A

CAR LENGTH

CAR WIDTH

CAR HEIGHT

WEIGHT

MAXIMUM SPEED

FULL CAPACITY

SEATED PASSENGER

51’ – 0.5”

8’ – 7.15”

11’ – 10.6”

CAR-A 73,332 lbs. CAR-B 67,721 lbs.

55 mph

CAR-A 216 CAR-B 222

CAR-A  34 CAR-B 40

 

DRAWINGS

 

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