Video Feature: How does a 100-tonne train get towed by a car for 10km?
Fitted with rail guidance wheels to keep it on track, we bring you footage of a Land Rover towing a train sixty times its own weight, equivalent to that of a Boeing-757 airplane. The standard Discovery Sport towed three luxury train carriages weighing 100 tonnes, along 10km of track at the Museumsbahn Stein am Rhein in Switzerland, crossing the River Rhine on the dramatic Hemishofen bridge – a historic steel span measuring 935 feet long and soaring 85 feet above the valley floor. Take a look now...
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