Read in this month’s online issue of The Otaki Mail.

The latest issue of The New Zealand Railway Observer has its feature story devoted to this train, with extensive analysis.

Our views?  See the earlier post.  As an example of a diesel-multiple-unit train that could run between Palmerston North and Waikanae, here is a picture of a Capital MetroRail Train that began running in Austin, Texas (Austin is the state capital of Texas) in 2010. This type of train is also widely used in Europe.