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Planning a trip or have a great travel story? Need travel tips or want to share your experiences (and photos)? Whether you are travelling for business or pleasure, the Bimmerfest Travel Forum is your best resource on the Web.

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Old 07-15-2012, 11:35 AM
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Amtrak plans 220 mph Trains from Boston to NY to DC

Amtrak Plans High-Speed Service for Boston, New York, Philly, DC

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Amtrak announced plans to build a high-speed bullet train network that will run from Boston to Washington, with stops in New York and Philadelphia, by 2040. The passenger railroad’s “visioning plan” envisions the next generation of high-speed rail service to service the region.
The next-generation high-speed rail service will be capable of reaching speeds of 220 mph (340 km/h).

Amtrak currently serves the region, known as the Northeast Corridor, with its Acela …

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Old 07-15-2012, 12:03 PM
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For some reason I have trouble believing that this will actually happen....
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For some reason I have trouble believing that this will actually happen....
Far more likely that the HS2 link from London to Birmingham will be completed on time (2026) and under budget.


http://www.hs2.org.uk/

http://stophs2.org/
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