With the increasing importance of metropolitan areas in the whole world, it´s essential to have efficient connection by suitable suburban transport systems. In the foreground are extremely short passenger change times at high accelerations and top speeds up to 200 km/h. Such applications will not only be driven by convenience and cost aspects, but distinguished by best noise emissions power to weight ratio. These qualities are complemented with characteristics through high reliability and low maintenance costs. All of this can be found by Henschel-Development expectations.