The Sri Lanka Railways Class S5 is a diesel multiple
unit(DMU) built by Hitachi and introduced to Sri Lanka between 1969 and 1970, only two of which were imported. The class was built with modern interior facilities aiming towards the special train tours market. Still in service.
|Power Type||Diesel Hydraulic|
|Engine Type||FED/Paxman 8Y JXL – V71|
|Power Output||900 hp|
|Maximum Speed||80 km/h (50 mph)|
|Livery|| Blue, Brown and Green|
|Total Imported||2 Power Sets |