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Class 43 (HST)

371-477 - Class 43 - First Great Western
371-477 - Class 43 - First Great Western

The one hundred and ninety-seven Class 43 "HST" Bo-Bo Diesel Electric Power Cars were built by British Rail at Crewe between 1975-82. The Power Cars are in front-line passenger duties running at 125MPH. To provide a longer life many have undertaken heavy upgrades and new engines.

Ref No Year Livery Running No/Name
371-475 2001 MML Teal  43047+42157+43058  Midland Pride
3-Car HST Set
371-475A 2007 MML Blue/Silver  43056+42112+43178  
3-Car HST Set
371-476 2001 GNER  43096+42064+43109  Great Race
3-Car HST Set
371-477 2002 First Great Western (Barbie)  43029+42072+43031  
3-Car HST Set
371-478 2002 Virgin  43089+42127+43091  
3-Car HST Set
371-479 2007 BR Intercity  43098+42074+43107  
3-Car HST Set
371-480 2007 GNER  43096+42058+43006  Stirling Castle and Kingdom of Fife
3-Car HST Set
371-481 2009 Cross Country  43378+42377+43321  
3-Car HST Set