The short test track was built over a railroad line near Glasgow, Scotland. Two electrically-powered propellers delivered 240 horsepower in a short burst for acceleration to the cruise speed of 160 kph.
HANNOVER This is the Schienenzeppelin (“Rail dirigible”). “ The railcar was built at the beginning of 1930 in the Hannover-Leinhausen works of the German Imperial Railway “Deutsche Reichsbahn” company. As originally built it had two conjoined BMW IV.
This Crazy Propeller-Driven Hanging Monorail Was Once Considered the Future Of Commuting
The Bennie Railplane Monoplane - Gear Wheels Online Motoring Magazine. The George Bennie Railplane/Monorail, Milngavie near Glasgow, was something I heard about growing up but never saw any evidence of.