4.2 Subway trains

4.2.2 New York

R-32 Brightliner

Screen dump of the driver's view Picture of a R-32 subway train
NYCTA R-32 Brightliner electric subway train. One R-32-unit consists of 2 permanently coupled motorized cars. The train comes in 5 versions with 2, 4, 6, 8, or 10 cars. Data below is for a R-32 train that consists of 8 cars. Photorealistic driver's stand with digital speedometer, manometer (pressure gauge), and pilot lamp. The brake and power handles moves with the simulation in OpenBVE.
# of veh.:
Total length:
Ca. 151 m 
Total weight:
Ca. 290 t 
Traction pwr:
2752 kW 
Max load:
400 seats
Power source:
3rd rail 625 V DC
Max velocity:
72 km/h  
Safety systems in BVE:
Ca. 1964
NYCTA line E 
NYCTA line C 
NYCTA line C 
NYCTA line SS - Franklin Avenue Shuttle 1969 
 Works with OpenBVE:
Known problems:
These new versions of the R-32 subway train use other directory names than old versions of R-32 that is wanted by some of the elderly routes. The old directory name used by was r32. The new version uses the directory names R32 GOH 2 Cars, R32 GOH 4 Cars, R32 GOH 6 Cars, R32 GOH 8 Cars and R32 GOH 10 Cars.
Vehicle description:
Short info about and >400 pictures of the R-32 class
Picture inside the class R-32
Picture inside the class R-32
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