2001 Smithsonian Folklife Festival
The MTA brought one R33 and one Orion VI/HEV to Washington, DC for the New York display at the 2001 Smithsonian Folklife Festival on the Mall. All pictures in this gallery were taken on June 27, 2001.

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R33 9056

Side view

Side view

Front view

Operator's console. A brake handle and reverser were brought down to Washington, DC and people could pretend they were at the controls of the train. In addition, the buzzers in the motorman's and conductor's cabs worked.
Orion VI/HEV 6357

Front view

Side view


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