|The Reims tramway opened earlier this year with a cross town route and a short spur to the suburban TGV station.|
|For 5 stops through the city centre the APS surface contact system is used.|
|APS equipped track and points.|
In response to David Holt's comment, the camera is not exagerating and you can feel the kink if you ride round the 'curve'.
|The trams traverse one of the main shopping streets.|
Frank Bagshaw has suggested that younger readers wouldn't know about change pits which were a feature of London Tramways. So here is a link to a description. The APS change over is much simpler: the tram stops and the pantograph is raised or lowered.
|The red tram is at the changeover point with its pantograph partially lowered.|
|The suburban sections are similar to other new French tramways.|