A West Japan Railway Co. N700A Shinkansen bullet train travels through Shin-Kobe station in Kobe, Hyogo, Japan. (Photographer: Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg)

New Bullet Train Model ‘Supreme’ Hits Record Speed in Test Run

(Bloomberg) -- A new model of bullet train set to enter service ahead of the Tokyo Olympics hit a record speed of 360 kilometers (224 miles) per hour in a test run, operator JR Central said.

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