BOSTON (WBZ NewsRadio) — The MBTA released more photos of their new, soon-to-be-introduced Red Line cars Thursday.
MassDOT Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack and MBTA General Manager Steve Poftak toured the new cars, which are set to make their debut next spring.
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They're part of an all-new, 252-car fleet that will replace the aging cars currently running on the Red Line.
The first six cars arrived at the MBTA's Cabot Yard facility this fall. The T says they have more spacious interiors, wider doors, more handrails, two more accessibility seats in each car than current ones, and more modernized audio and visiual communication systems.