Definition: Conventional high speed railway vehicle

Transport

Any railway vehicle not specially designed to run on dedicated or upgraded high speed lines but still being able to reach a maximum operating speed of approximately 200 km/h.

This definition is identical in the third and fourth version of the Transport Glossary.
Source:
International Transport Forum, Eurostat, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), "Illustrated Glossary for Transport Statistics", 4th Edition, Luxembourg 2009
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