SpaceTrain

Forget Hyperloop, the Aerotrain-inspired SpaceTrain may eventually connect the French cities of Saran and Ruan. This futuristic train system operates in a system of subterranean tunnels operating in a low pressure atmosphere, enabling it to hit near-supersonic speeds, while preventing vibration and noise that would otherwise disrupt nearby neighborhoods. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

SpaceTrain
SpaceTrain
SpaceTrain
SpaceTrain
SpaceTrain

“The first prototype is said to use a hydrogen turbine engine and be constructed in carbon fiber with graphene carbon breaks, graphene batteries, fuel cells and a myriad of other technologically advanced features. In short, it’s a mesmerizingly fast people mover with a whopping top speed of 745 mph,” reports Yanko Design.