Prototype: French State Railways (SNCF) TGV Euroduplex (train à grande vitesse) high-speed train, in the version for service between Paris and Munich. 1 bi-level intermediate car (R2), 1st class, and 1 bi-level intermediate car (R3), 1st class. Powered rail car train road number 4709. The cars look as they do in Era VI.
Model: This is a 2-part add-on car set for lengthening the TGV Euroduplex high-speed train, item no. 22381, to a 10-car unit. The cars have factory-installed interior lighting with maintenance-free, warm white LEDs. The interior lighting is powered through a continuous electrical connection through the entire train. The two intermediate cars are permanently coupled together. There is a guide mechanism in the Jakobs trucks. The cars are a scale reproduction. The minimum radius for operation is therefore 360 mm / 14-3/16", when there is sufficient clearance on both sides.
Length of the pair of cars 43 cm / 16-15/16".