Utah Transit unveils commuter rail name, look

Posted on March 8, 2006

The Utah Transit Authority unveiled the name of its commuter rail system, the FrontRunner. In addition, the UTA unveiled the red, white and blue paint scheme that will be used on the commuter rail locomotives and passenger cars. "We think the community is going to like the name and the look of commuter rail," said John Inglish, UTA general manager. UTA commuter trains, with a top speed of 79 miles per hour, are expected to start operating between Ogden and Salt Lake City in mid-2008.

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