Class 68 – South West Trains

The Class 68 is a type of mainline mixed traffic diesel-electric locomotive manufactured by Stadler Rail (and previously by Vossloh España) for Direct Rail Services in the United Kingdom. The design is derived from the Stadler Eurolight, and Stadler’s product name for this variant is the UKLight.

The second batch of Class 68s – also for Direct Rail Services, and the first to be built by Stadler – completed delivery in April 2016.

The third batch of Class 68s – completed delivery in July 2017.