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Renaissance service car - VIA Rail Canada


Renaissance service car

Built by:

Built in:

Acquired by VIA Rail in:
December 2000 (put into service: summer 2002)

Number of units in fleet:

Unit number(s):
7300 to 7316 and 7354 to 7359

Lounge and bedroom for a special needs passenger or for on-board staff.

Did you know?

  • First-class passengers travelling in a Renaissance car enjoy free snacks and beverages.
  • The galley equipment used in Renaissance cars were part of a set. In fact, many pieces of equipment still bear the logo of the UK rail company that originally ordered these cars... only to cancel the purchase later.


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