The bullet train

The bullet train, or Shinkansen as it is known in Japanese, is a symbol of modern Japan. Travelling at speeds of up to 320 kph (200 mph) and running for 50 years in 2014, it is probably the most efficient transportation system in the world - running at an average annual delay of as little as 18 seconds.

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