1. Siemens have built a prototype for a new tube, named ‘The Inspiro’.
Destination: THE FUTURE.
2. The Inspiro is 30 per cent more energy efficient than current Tube trains.
Sam Mullins, director of the London Transport Museum explains: “Underground railways are now a feature of many of the world’s major cities, a number of which are now looking to the next generation of underground travel and how the type of technology showcased at Going Underground can play a part in the creation of the metros of the future.”