Traction motor | with Wheel assembly | of 4500hp | WDP4 train locomotive
Traction motor testing before fitting in locomotive..
1 MW (~1350 hp) locomotive DC electric motor spinning up at full power.
How a Diesel Electric locomotive works?
Locomotive Traction Motor Burned up on CSX Q025
A locomotive or engine is a rail transport vehicle that provides the motive power for a train. If a locomotive is capable of carrying a payload, it is usually rather referred to as multiple units, motor coaches, railcars or power cars; the use of these self-propelled vehicles is increasingly common for passenger trains, but rare for freight.