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Very High Speed Rail

By Matthew Yglesias on October 17, 2009 at 1:01 pm

"Very High Speed Rail"

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Japan has awesome trains and they’re could get a lot awesomer:

Central Japan Railway Co. (JR Tokai) has announced that the proposed Chuo Shinkansen maglev train line will connect Tokyo and Osaka in as little as 67 minutes.

Ah, to dream. That’s 511 kilometers.

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