12-cylinder two-stroke diesel ship engine rated at 100,000 horsepower manufactured at Kawasaki's Kobe Works. Note the two workers on the top portion of the engine to get an idea of how huge the engine is. Read more: http://www.sportrider.com/features/146_0711_kawasaki_heavy_industries/photo_15.html
Now that's Fast! Japan to get 217 MPH Bullet Train
High-Speed Bullet Train in JapanTrain lovers around the world are jealous of Japan's high-speed trains. For example, the 1,528 miles Shinkansen railways network has trains that go up to 188 mph (300 kph). "Test run speeds have been 443 km/h (275 mph) for conventional rail in 1996, and up to a world record of 581 km/h (361 mph) for maglev trainsets, in 2003."