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Bombardier unveils Flexity 2 in England

Posted on September 8, 2011

Bombardier is hosting the global launch of the Bombardier Flexity 2 tram in Blackpool, England.

Blackpool and Lancashire County Council purchased the trams from Bombardier to revitalize Britain's most traditional tram system and will operate 16 new, ultra-modern Flexity 2 vehicles on the Blackpool and Fleetwood tramway.

The new Flexity 2 is equipped with Bombardier's ECO4 range of technologies making it an energy efficient and low carbon means of transit.

As well as having 100 percent low-floor technology for optimal ride comfort, the Flexity 2 tram includes some new advanced features, such as touch-screens in the driver's cab, reflecting the latest developments in intelligent digital technology.

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