Industrialized Cyclist Notepad


Dual-Mode Vehicle in Japan
December 24, 2021, 14:34
Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , , ,

Looks like something that could have been invented in the 1890s (and probably was). Not high tech, but maybe that’s good. Maybe leaving tires on the train will make Americans more likely to use it. Put some sidepipes on it and a hood scoop.

https://www.reuters.com/business/autos-transportation/bus-or-train-worlds-first-dual-mode-vehicle-begin-operating-japan-2021-12-24/



Europe High Speed Rail Map
February 22, 2012, 01:40
Filed under: maps | Tags: , , ,


click to enlarge



Amtrak in ’71

Via Gregor McDonald’s blog, showing massive loss of inter-urban lines from ’62 to ’71. Gregor calls on Obama to support passenger rail.


click to enlarge