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Era 9 (1995 to 2004) Initial Privatisation
Sixteen Class 121 single-car, double-ended driving motor vehicles were built from 1960, numbered 55020–55035. These were supplemented by ten single-ended trailer vehicles, numbered 56280–56289 (later renumbered 54280–54289). They have a top speed of 70 mph, with slam-doors, and vacuum brakes. The driving motor vehicles were nicknamed "Bubble cars".
The Dapol Model of the Class 121 and 122 include:
* Class names often change over the lifespan of a locomotive, so this is not necessarily the class name used by the operator in the period modelled.
Class 121 BUBBLE CAR Railtrack Red/White 977723
Class 121 Bubble Car W55023 BR Blue DCC Fitted
Class 121 Bubble Car W55023 BR Blue
Class 121 Bubble Car W55029 BR Blue/Grey DCC Fitted
Class 121 Bubble Car W55029 BR Blue/Grey
Class 121 Bubble Car W55028 BR Green SYP Dcc Fitted
Class 121 Bubble Car W55028 BR Green SYP
Class 121 BUBBLE CAR W55020 BR Green Whiskers DCC Fitted
Class 121 BUBBLE CAR W55020 BR Green Whiskers