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Amtrak Amfleet I Coach #82540
Los Angeles, CA
 
November 12th, 2014
 
Coach Yard Photo
 
Phase IVb
 
The Budd Company
September 1976
Regional Coachclass
(Push-Pull)
81507, 44931, 21931, 21831
 
Digital Photo
 
Canon EOS 60D
 
Tamron (Canon) 17-50mm
f2.8 Zoom Lens
f7.1 @ 1/320th sec
ISO 500




695-2052





Built as a long-distance coach with 60 seats and 2 dressing rooms in September 1976 and numbered 21831. Refurbished for Metroliner Service in June 1983 and renumbered 21931. Trainline-equipped for push-pull operation in May 1990 and renumbered 44931. Converted to a Capstone Business Class coach in June 2000 and renumbered 81507. Converted to a regular Capstone coach with 72 seats in June 2004. This car is one of a select few Amfleet I Coaches to have had 5 different car numbers in its career. Historical information about this car provided by www.amtrakbythenumbers.com.