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Number(s) VT 98 901–903   VT 98 9501–9829   Quantity 329

Manufacturer Waggonfabrik Uerdingen, MAN,

WMDYear(s) of manufacture1953, 1955–1962

Retired 2000 

Axle arrangement BoTypeB

Track gauge1,435 mm (4 ft 8 1⁄2 in) standard gauge

Length over buffers 13.95 m (45 ft 9 1⁄4 in)

Service weight18.9 t (18.6 long tons; 20.8 short tons)

Axle load 9.7 t (9.5 long tons; 10.7 short tons)

Top speed90 km/h (56 mph)Installed power2 × 110 kW (150 hp)

Driving wheel diameter0.9 m (35.43 in)

Motor make/modelBüssing AG U 10Motor type(?)

Power transmission mechanicalBrakesCompressed air brake

Seats56+2