Thursday, March 7, 2013

M62 Locomotive

The M62 is a Russian V12 diesel engine locomotive, delivering 1,974 hp and capable of developing 62 miles per hour (100 km/h). It was made by the State-run Voroshilovgrad Locomotive Factory, from 1965 to 1994, to draw heavy freight trains on standard gauge tracks. Also used in Eastern European countries, 3,273 M62 locomotives were produced until 1994.