BART To Suspend Deliveries Of Additional 'Fleet Of The Future' Cars As Manufacturer Works On ReliabilityBay Area Rapid Transit announced that it is halting deliveries of its "Fleet of the Future" cars starting in early January, as the manufacturer seeks to improve the train's reliability.
2 BART Operators Say Next-Generation Trains May Be Unsafe for RidersTwo BART train operators are calling some of the transit agency's new "Fleet of the Future" trains "unsafe" and urge BART to offer more emergency training.
BART's Fleet Of The Future Cars To Be Assembled In PittsburgUntil now, BART’s fleet of the future was coming from 3,000 miles away. Come this fall, those trains will be assembled right here in the Bay Area.
BART Board Discusses Future Of Retired Passenger CarsHomeless shelters, taco trucks, scrap metal—these and other possibilities were discussed at a BART board meeting Thursday morning for what to do with hundreds of old, soon-to-be-junked legacy BART cars.
First New BART Train Goes On Maiden VoyageIn a long-awaited moment for Bay Area commuters and transit officials, the first new BART train hit the tracks late Friday morning at the MacArthur Station for its first-ever voyage.
Shorted Cable Blamed For Test Track Crash Of New BART CarA wire jammed into a cabinet door was to blame for a brand-new BART train car slowly crashing into a sand berm at a testing facility in Hayward on Friday afternoon, BART officials said Wednesday.
BART Shows Off New Train Car, Testing To Begin SoonBART is showing off the latest addition to what it bills as the “Fleet of the Future.” On Wednesday, the transit agency unveiled a new train car at its testing facility in Hayward.
First New Generation BART Car Making Cross-Country Trek To Bay AreaThe first car of BART’s next generation train is making its way toward the Bay Area this week, the latest step in replacing its aging fleet.
BART Officials Mull Seating Options For Trains BART is considering replacing its cushioned seats, which are becoming increasingly difficult to clean.