How Much Horsepower Does A Sd70ace Have?

SD70ACe is equipped with EMD's 16-710-G3C-T2 prime mover, rated at 4,300 horsepower (3,200 kW); later Tier 3 models are rated at 4,500 horsepower (3,400 kW), and have a thermal efficiency of almost 36%. They are rated at 157,000 lbf (700 kN) continuous tractive effort (191,000 lbf (850 kN) starting).

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How much horsepower does a cargo train have?

"Most electric locomotives weigh between 100 and 200 short tons (90 and 180 metric tons) and provide about 6000 to 7000 horsepower (4500 to 5200 kilowatts)."

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How much is a SD70ACe?

The current price of these locomotives can range from $1.5 million for DC traction motors to nearly $2.5 million for AC traction motors. Union Pacific's "Office Car Special", led by SD70ACe #8866, is westbound on the former Southern Pacific at Donner Pass near Colfax, California.

EMD "SD70ACe" Locomotive: Price, Tractive Effort, Specs

What does the E in SD70ACe stand for?

The EMD (Electro Motive Division) SD70ACe (often nicknamed "Ace" or "The Ace" by most railfans, builders, and employees) is a type of six-axle, 16-cylinder, 4,300hp AC-traction diesel-electric locomotive which was first introduced in 2004 (the prototypes built the previous year), and has been in production since 2005 ...

EMD SD70ACe | Trains And Locomotives Wiki

What engine does the SD70ACe have?

The SD70ACe locomotive was introduced in 2005 for heavy-haul freight applications worldwide. This powerful and efficient locomotive integrates the world-class reliability of the EMD® 710 engine, EM2000 microprocessor control system and AC traction.

EMD® SD70ACe - Progress Rail

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