These sleek new engines mark the end of the line for the much-maligned Pacer trains. Rail operator Northern says it will oversee the complete removal of Pacers by the end of the year. The first nine new trains of a planned 101-strong fleet will now start carrying passengers on Greater Manchester routes from Monday. Northern has revealed a glimpse of the new trains before they are brought into service.
Manchester Evening News
The first nine of a 101-strong, £500m fleet will start carrying passengers on routes across Greater Manchester