The Most powerful locomotive Electric locomotive in Indian Railways fleet is WAG-9 which is used for hauling heavy freight rakes.
The 6,350 horsepower beast is homed at Gomoh, Ajni,Lallaguda,Tughlakabad and Bhilai.
Modified version of WAG-9 named WAP 7 is IRâ€™s workhouse for high speed passenger service. It is capable of hauling 24 coach trains at speeds ranging between 140 and 160 km per hour. WAP-7 has similar horsepower as that of WAG-9 but comes with modified gear ratios for faster acceleration.
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