MÁV V43 electric locomotive 2171 in Hungary
Photographed on 10 August 2008.
MÁV V43 electrics were introduced from 1963. The V in the class number indicates Electric power and the 4 indicates 4 axles. They are rated at 2,220 kW (2,976 hp) and have a top speed of 120 km/h (75 mph). The V43.2 subclass are fitted with improved suspension and are push-pull fitted.
Picture added on 23 August 2008